Here are the projected lineups for Tuesday night’s game between the Phoenix Coyotes
and Dallas Stars
at American Airlines Center.
-Martin Hanzal-Radim Vrbata
-Daymond Langkow-Mikkel Boedker
Larui Korpikoski-Boyd Gordon-Shane Doan
-Kyle Chipchura-Gilbert Brule
Michael Roszival-Derek Morris
Scratches: Paul Bissonnette
, Chris Summers
Injuries: David Schlemko
The Coyotes beat Detroit 3-1 on Monday night in Glendale, ending a seven-game losing streak against the Red Wings. Martin Hanzal
had two goals against Detroit, who has now beaten the Sharks and Red Wings in consecutive games. Dave Tippett
’s club is 4-3-1 in the second game of back-to-backs so far this season and has a goal differential of plus-1 in those contests. These clubs have already met three times this year but only once in Dallas, where the Stars won 2-1 in overtime back on Oct. 10. Phoenix is 1-0-1 in the two meetings in Glendale. The Coyotes are 12-11-4 on the road and are 4-4-2 in their past 10 games.
-Jamie Benn-Michael Ryder
-Mike Ribeiro-Loui Eriksson
-Vernon Fiddler-Radek Dvorak
-Tom Wandell-Tomas Vincour
Scratches: Mark Fistric
, Adam Pardy
, Jake Dowell
Injuries: Brenden Morrow
Dallas begins a stretch with Tuesday night’s game against Phoenix where it will play in a different building in 11 straight games. There are a number of home games, five to be exact, coupled with six road contests but the Stars won’t have consecutive games in the Lone Star State until Feb. 24 against Minnesota, when they start a three-game homestand. The Stars beat the Wild 2-1 in a shootout Saturday night at American Airlines Center and will be without captain Brenden Morrow
, who continues to be bothered by a combination neck/shoulder issue. Morrow will miss a second straight game and also won’t travel for a quick, two-game road trip to Columbus and Buffalo later this week.