Chicago Blackhawks (40 pts, 18-4-4) @ Dallas Stars (26 pts, 12-9-2)
7:30 pm CDT, American Airlines Arena - Dallas,TX
TV: CSN Chicago
Radio : 720 AM WGN
Blackhawks' last game : 3-2 W @ Flames
Stars' last game : 6-3 W vs Ducks
Enemy Territory : Defending Big D
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71 : The number of hits by Andrew Shaw this year, the most of the team.
43 : The number of points (13 G, 30 A) Ray Whitney has scored in 50 games against the Blackhawks.
35 : The number of 3rd period goals scored by the Blackhawks, the most in the NHL. Not bad for a team that went eight straight games without one in October.
29 : The number of points scored (17 G, 12 A) by Marian Hossa against the Stars in 28 career games.
17 : The number of points (8 G, 9 A) Patrick Kane has scored during his current 12 game points streak.
15 : The number of points the Stars have earned in 11 games in November.
5 : The number of consecutive wins the Blackhawks have against the Stars.
5 : The number of game winning goals scored by Patrick Kane, which has him tied with Alexander Steen, Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry for the league lead.
4: The number of wins the Stars have in nine home games.
1-4-2 : The Stars' record versus the Central Division.
Probable Blackhawks Lineup
Patrick Sharp - Jonathan Toews - Marian Hossa
Brandon Saad - Michal Handzus - Patrick Kane
Kris Versteeg - Brandon Pirri - Andrew Shaw
Brandon Bollig - Marcus Kruger - Ben Smith
Duncan Keith - Brent Seabrook
Niklas Hjalmarsson - Johnny Oduya
Nick Leddy - Sheldon Brookbank
Corey Crawford (16-4-3, 2.43 GAA, .911 save %, 0 SO)
Michael Kostka (broken foot) out, Nikolai Khabibulin (lower body) out, Bryan Bickell (lower body) out
Probable Stars Lineup
Jamie Benn - Tyler Seguin - Valeri Nichushkin
Ray Whitney - Cody Eakin - Alex Chiasson
Erik Cole - Shawn Horcoff - Rich Peverley
Antoine Roussel - Vernon Fiddler - Ryan Garbutt
Stephane Robidas - Brenden Dillon
Alex Goligoski - Trevor Daley
Jordie Benn - Sergei Gonchar
Kari Lehtonen (10-5-2, 2.28 GAA, .924 save %, 1 SO)