The Dallas Stars host the Detroit Red Wings Tuesday night in American Airlines Center at 8:30 p.m. (ET). This will be the third of four times that the Stars and Red Wings have faced each other in the 2011-2012 season. Detroit won the first matchup 5-2 and the second 5-4.
The Stars are looking to snap a two-game losing streak against Detroit. They're led in goals by right winger Michael Ryder, in points by left winger Jamie Benn and goalie Kari Lehtonen has a 2.47 goals against average. The Red Wings are looking for their fourth win in a row and their third in a row over the Stars. They're led in goals by right winger Johan Franzen, in points by center Pavel Datsyuk and goalie Jimmy Howard has a 1.98 goals against average. The Red Wings are in fifth place in the Western Conference and the Stars are in 10th place.
Game Date/Time: January 17, 2012; 8:30 p.m. (ET)
Location: American Airlines Center; Dallas, Texas