Regular Season Game 35, Overall Game 41, National Hockey League Game 515
Where: American Airlines Center | Dallas, Texas Date: Thursday, December 23rd, 2010 Time: 7:30 PM Central Time Stars Television/Radio: Fox Sports Southwest | 1310 AM The Ticket Flames Television/Radio: SportsNet Calgary | FAN 960 AM National TV/Radio: None | XM 241, Sirius 216 Tonight's Officials: Referees - Dan O'Rourke, Gord Dwyer | Linesmen - Darren Gibbs, Bryan Pancich
Head Coach: Marc Crawford
Official Team Site: DallasStars.com
HF Board: HFBoard.com - Dallas Stars
Fan Site #1: TheStarsFans.com
Fan Site #2: Unofficial Boards
Record: 21-10-3 with 43 Points
Standings: Pacific Division-1st, Western Conference-2nd, NHL-4th
Home Record: 12-3-2
Away Record: 9-7-1
Overtime Record: 3-1
Shootout Record: 4-2
Streak: 3 Game Winning Streak
Last Five Games:
12/21 - vs Montreal - W 5-2 - Box Score
12/19 - at Detroit - W 4-3 [OT] - Box Score
12/18 - at Columbus - W 2-1 - Box Score
12/16 - vs San Jose - L 4-3 [OT] - Box Score
12/13 - at San Jose - W 3-2 [SO] - Box Score
Next Five Games:
12/26 - vs Phoenix - 7:00 PM
12/28 - at Nashville - 7:00 PM
12/29 - vs Detroit - 7:30 PM
12/31 - vs Vancouver - 7:00 PM
1/02 - at S. Louis - 5:00 PM
Goals: 96 (12th)•
Goals Per Game: 2.8 (13th)•
Goals Allowed: 90 (10th)•
Goals Allowed Per Game: 2.7 (10th)•
Shots Per Game: 27.5 (27th)
Shots Allowed Per Game: 31.4 (23rd)
Powerplay: 17.1% (15th)•
Penalty Kill: 80.9% (18th)•
THE CALGARY FLAMES
Head Coach: Brent Sutter
Official Team Site: CalgaryFlames.com
HF Board: HFBoard.com - Calgary Flames
Fan Site: CalgaryPuck.com
Record: 14-18-3 with 31 Points
Standings: Northwest Division-4th, Western Conference-14th, NHL-25th
Home Record: 9-7-0
Away Record: 5-11-3
Overtime Record: 2-1
Shootout Record: 3-2
Streak: 3 Game Losing Streak
Last Five Games:
12/21 - at Columbus - L 3-1- Box Score
12/20 - at Minnesota - L 4-1 - Box Score
12/18 - vs Minnesota - L 3-1 - Box Score
12/16 - vs Toronto - W 5-2 - Box Score
12/13 - vs Columbus - W 3-2 (OT) - Box Score
Next Five Games:
12/27 - vs Buffalo - 8:00 PM
12/31 - vs Colorado - 8:00 PM
1/01 - at Edmonton - 9:00 PM
1/03 - vs New York - 8:00 PM
1/05 - at Vancouver - 9:00 PM
Goals: 89 (17th)
Goals Per Game: 2.5 (20th)
Goals Allowed: 101 (22nd)
Goals Allowed Per Game: 2.9 (22nd)
Shots Per Game: 30.4 (16th)•
Shots Allowed Per Game: 28.8 (9th)•
Powerplay: 15.9 (25th)
Penalty Kill: 79.7% (23rd)
JERE LEHTINEN INJURY REPORT DALLAS
Total Man Games Lost: 26
Current Players Injured (0):
Total Man Games Lost: 175
Current Players Injured (3):
Daymond Langkow - Neck - IR
Raitis Ivanans - Concussion - IR
Steve Staios - Upper Body - IR
Miikka Hiprusoff | 12-16-1
Games Played: 29 (Started 29)
GAA: 2.73 (79 Goals Allowed)
Save %: .906% (760 of 839)
Shut Outs: 3
Henrik Karlsson | 2-2-2
Games Played: 7 (Started 6)
GAA: 2.53 (16 Goals Allowed)
Save %: .902% (147 of 163)
Shut Outs: 0
SEASON SERIES: Tied 0-0-0 ALL TIME SERIES: Dallas 61-59-25-5
Dallas Goals: 458 ---- Calgary Goals: 463
Regular Season: 57-57-25-5 | Home: 36-22-11-3 | Away: 21-35-14-2
Shoot Out: 1-0 | Home: 1-0 | Away: 0-0
Playoffs: 4-2 | Home: 3-0 | Away: 1-2
Record In Dallas: 34-15-10-5 | Home: 17-6-6-3 | Away: 17-9-4-2
Last Game In Series: 2/11/10 | at Calgary | Win 3-1 - GAME RECAP - GAME THREAD - GAME HIGHLIGHTS
THIS SEASON vs the Flames
Powerplay: 0 For 0
Penalty Kill: 0 For 0
Goals: Tied 0-0
[DAL] Lehtonen () - 0:00 - 0 Shots - 0 Saves - 0 Goals Against - 0-0-0 Record
[CGY] Kiprusoff () - 0:00 - 0 Shots - 0 Saves - 0 Goals Against - 0-0-0 Record
12/23 - Dallas vs Calgary
01/21 - Dallas at Calgary
02/16 - Dallas at Calgary
03/09 - Dallas vs Calgary
PACIFIC DIVISION GAMES Dallas Stars Vs Calgary (7:30 PM CT) Anaheim Ducks Vs OFF Los Angeles Kings Vs Edmonton (9:30 PM CT) Phoenix Coyotes At San Jose (9:30 PM CT) San Jose Sharks Vs Phoenix (9:30 PM CT)
WESTERN CONFERENCE GAMES
Vancouver Canucks At Columbus Blue Jackets (6:00 PM CT)
Detroit Red Wings At St. Louis Blues (7:00 PM CT)
Nashville Predators Vs Ottawa (7:00 PM CT)
Minnesota Wild At Colorado Avalanche (8:00 PM CT)
Tiebreakers - From NHL.com
1. The fewer number of games played (i.e., superior points percentage).
2. The greater number of games won, excluding games won in the shootout.
3. The greater number of points earned in games between the tied clubs. If two clubs are tied, and have not played an equal number of home games against each other, points earned in the first game played in the city that had the extra game shall not be included. If more than two clubs are tied, the higher percentage of available points earned in games among those clubs, and not including any "odd" games, shall be used to determine the standing.
4. The greater differential between goals for and against for the entire regular season.
Thursday 23rd - vs Calgary - 7:30 PM - Fox Sports Southwest
Sunday 26th - vs Phoenix* - 7:00 PM - Fox Sports Southwest
Tuesday 28th - at Nashville - 7:00 PM - Fox Sports Southwest Plus
Wednesday 29th - vs Detroit - 7:30 PM - Fox Sports Southwest
Friday 31st - vs Vancouver - 7:00 PM - TXA21
Tonight's game againist the Calgary Flames marks the 1,316th regular season game for the Stars since moving to the Lone Star State. Dallas is 689-433-125-67 (Wins-Losses-Ties-OT/SO Losses) in the previous 1,315 games.
Mike Ribeiro's assist on Loui Eriksson's 3rd period goal against Montreal marked his 300th point in a Stars uniform.
Loui Eriksson's 3rd period goal against Montreal was his 100th career NHL goal.
Trevor Daley played in his 450 career NHL game when he suited up against Montreal.
Tom Wandell is four games away from 100 career NHL games.
Steve Ott is four assists away from 100 career NHL assists.
Marc Crawford is five wins away from tying Pierre Page for 7th all-time in coaches wins.
Steve Ott is six games away from 450 career NHL games.
Mike Ribeiro is nine goals away from 100 goals as a Dallas Star.
James Neal is 11 games away from 200 career NHL games.
Brad Richards is 11 points away from 200 points as a Dallas Star.
Trevor Daley is 14 assists from 100 career NHL games.
Brad Richards is 19 games away from 200 games as a Dallas Star.
Brenden Morrow is 21 assists from tying Jere Lehtinen from 10th all-time in assists.
Brad Richards is currently on a 4-game point streak (4-1-5).
Loui Eriksson is currently on a 4-game point streak (3-5-8).
Kari Lehtonen is 2-1-0 all-time against Calgary, with a 3.33 GAA and a .886% save percentage.
Kari Lehtonen has not lost a home game in regulation since October 28th, 2010, going 7-0-2 in that stretch.
Dallas has gone 6-2-2 against the Flames at home since the return from the lock out.
After going an entire season in 2009-2010 without a single 3-game winning streak, the Stars are currently on their fourth at least 3-game long winning streak of the season. Their longest winning streak of the season was a 6-game winning streak from 11/24 to 12/04.
Since the dreadful 4-1 loss at Toronto, the Stars have managed to spout off a record of 11-2-2 collecting 24 of a possible 30 points along the way.
Dallas has scored a powerplay goal in each of their past 6 games, a feat last accomplished during the 2006-07 season.
In the past 15 games, the Stars have killed off 45-of-50 penalty kills for a 90.0% penalty kill percentage.
Dallas won their 13th straight game when scoring first following the victory against Montreal.
The last time Dallas recorded a point in 12-straight (10-0-2) home games was during the 2003-04 season when they collected a point in 17 consecutive home games (13-0-4 in that stretch).
A point tonight against the Flames, will give the Stars 13-straight home games in which they've recorded a point, tying them for second all-time in franchise history with a streak as such. 13-game point streaks at home have happened four times previously.
Dallas improved to 10-2-0 this season against the Eastern Conference with the win against Montreal.
The Stars have collected at least a point in 13 of their past 15 games. In those 14 games, the Stars have 9 one-goal wins.
After defeating Detroit 4-3 in overtime, the Stars improved to 11-3-2 in one-goal games this season. Dallas finished the 09-10 season with just 18 one-goal games.
The Stars have a 10-2-2 record this season when they win the second period, and are 6-5-0 in games in which they lose the middle frame. The team that has won the second period is 16-5-6 overall this season.
Dallas is 13-1-0 when scoring atleast four goals, and 9-1-0 when allowing one goal. The Stars also are 18-2-1 record when allowing three goals or less.
The Stars will play a total of 12 back-to-back series in 2010-11. The Stars are 8-4-0 in games included in back-to-backs, going 5-1-0 in the first game while 3-3-0 in the second.
The Dallas Stars is 4-2 in shootouts this season. Dallas defeated the Islanders (2-1) in New York, the Blues (3-1) in Dallas, the Hurricanes (1-0) in Dallas, and the Sharks (2-1), in San Jose. The Stars fell to the Avalanche (2-1) in Dallas and the Blue Jackets (2-1) in Columbus. Dallas is 43-24 all time during the shoot outs. To see full stats of the shoot out, CLICK HERE
Leading After 1st Period: 13-1-0
Leading After 2nd Period: 10-0-0
When scoring a powerplay goal: 13-2-2
When not scoring a powerplay goal: 8-7-1
When allowing a powerplay goal: 7-6-3
When not allowing a powerplay goal: 14-3-0
Day Games (before 5 pm): 0-0-0
Night Games: 21-10-3
OPPONENT LOOK: THE CALGARY FLAMES
The Flames are five games away from playing their 3,000th franchise game.
Calgary has not defeated Dallas in Dallas two consecutive games since the 1974-75 season.
Calgary has lost their last five road games (0-4-1).
Calgary is 2-8-3 on the road in their last 11 road games.
Miika Kiprusoff is 6-11-3 all-time against the Stars, with a 2.34 GAA and a .911% save percentage.
Miikka Kiprusoff is 26 wins away from passing Mike Vernon (262) for 1st place on the all-time wins list in franchise history.
Craig Conroy is three goals away from 100 goals in a Flames uniform.
Rene Bourque is three points away from 200 career NHL points.
Jarome Iginla is four assists away from 500 career NHL assists.
Rene Bourque is six goals away from 100 career NHL goals.
Brendan Morrison is eight goals away from 200 career NHL goals.
Matt Stajan is eight goals away from 100 career NHL goals.
David Moss is nine points away from 100 career NHL points.
Since getting traded by Dallas to Calgary in 1995, Jaroma Iginla has scored 13 goals and 15 assists for 28 points in 49 games against the Stars. He has also recorded 38 penalty minutes.
Mark Giordano has points in nine of his last 12 contests.
Olli Jokinen has scored goals in give of his last seven games.
THE ZUBIE SHOOTOUT REPORT
Goals: 9-6 Games
64th All-Time - 10/09/10 - at New York - W 5-4 - Lehtonen 3 Saves on 3 Shooters - Goals: Ribeiro - 1-0 W
65th All-Time - 10/16/10 - vs St. Louis - W 3-2 - Lehtonen 1 Save on 2 Shooters - Goals: Richards, Eriksson, Ribeiro - 3-1 W
66th All-Time - 11/20/10 - vs Colorado - L 4-3 - Lehtonen 2 Saves on 4 Shooters - Goals: Ribeiro - 2-1 L
67th All-Time - 12/06/10 - at Columbus - L 3-2 - Lehtonen 1 Save on 3 Shooters - Goals: Richards - 2-1 L
68th All-Time - 12/10/10 - vs Carolina - W 2-1 - Raycroft 3 Saves on 3 Shooters - Goals: Richards - 1-0 W
69th All-Time - 12/13/10 - at San Jose - W 3-2 - Raycroft 2 Saves on 3 Shooters - Goals: Benn, Richards - 2-1 W Totals For Season - Shooters
Jamie Benn - 1 for 3
Loui Eriksson - 1 For 3 (1 Game Winner)
James Neal - 0 For 2
Steve Ott - 0 For 1
Mike Ribeiro - 3 For 4 (1 Game Winner)
Brad Richards - 4 For 6 (2 Game Winners)
Team: 9 For 19 | 9 Goals Totals For Season - Goaltenders
Lehtonen: 2-2 | 8 Saves - 13 Shots | 5 Goals Against
Raycroft: 2-0 | 5 Saves - 6 Shots | 1 Goal Against
Team: 4-2 | 13 Saves - 19 Shots | 6 Goals Against
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