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Stars-Capitals Notes

Game summary: Dallas 2, Washington 1

The Dallas Stars ran their winning streak to five games and their home points streak to eight games (7-0-1) with a 2-1 victory over the Washington Capitals Thursday night. Andrew Raycroft stopped 37 shots and Mike Ribeiro and Brandon Segal scored the goals. Segal’s goals, which snapped a 1-1 tie with 9:22 remaining in the game, was the game-winner. The Stars are now 15-8-1 on the season.

Notes

  • The Stars are 7-1-1 in their last nine games overall.

  • The Stars are 7-0-1 in their eight home games.

  • The Stars have allowed 6 goals over their last five games.

  • The Stars were 2-3 on the penalty kill in the game and are 12-13 on the PK over their last six games.

  • Andrew Raycroft, who stopped 37 of 38 shots Thursday, has stopped 55 of 57 shots in his last two starts. Raycroft is 3-1-0 on the season with a 1.65 goals against average and a .951 save percentage.

  • The Stars were 1-6 on the power play.

  • The Stars won 28 of 30 faceoffs.

  • Mike Ribeiro scored a goal Thursday, running his points streak to five games (2 goals, 3 assists).

  • Brandon Segal’s goal was his third of the season and his first game-winner.

  • Jeff Woywitka picked up his third assist in the last five games.

  • The Stars improved to 8-2-0 against Eastern Conference teams this season.

  • The Capitals have not won a regulation game in Dallas since October 17, 1995. The Stars are 9-0-2 at home against Washington since then.

Stars lineup

Neal-Richards-Eriksson

Morrow-Ribeiro-Benn

Ott-Burish-Segal

Barch-Wandell-Petersen

Ott-Burish-Petersen

Barch-Wandell-Segal

Grossman-Robidas

Skrastins-Niskanen

Woywitka-Daley

Raycroft

Lehtonen (backup)

Scratches: Sutherby

Injured: Fistric (groin/hip flexor)

Power play units

Morrow-Ribeiro-Benn-Richards-Robidas

Neal-Ott-Eriksson-Richards-Niskanen/Daley

Penalty kill units

Burish-Petersen-Skrastins-Robidas

Ott-Benn-Grossman-Daley

Burish-Eriksson-Skrastins-Robidas