Everything you need to know about Wednesday's game between the Dallas Stars and Columbus Blue Jackets:
Game 8: Dallas Stars (1-5-1) at Columbus Blue Jackets (2-3-0)
When: Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 6 p.m. CT
Where: Nationwide Arena (Columbus, Ohio)
TV: FOX Sports Southwest (Josh Bogorad, Daryl "Razor" Reaugh, Brien Rea, Brent Severyn)
Radio: KTCK 1310-AM, 96.7-FM (Josh Bogorad, Daryl "Razor" Reaugh, Owen Newkirk, Bruce LeVine)
Live stream: FOX Sports GO and NHL.TV (outside Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex)
Follow: @DallasStars, official Dallas Stars app and NHL GameCenter
Records/streaks vs. Blue Jackets
Franchise Overall: 33-19-7
Dallas Stars Overall: 33-19-7
Dallas Stars Home: 16-11-2
Dallas Stars Road: 17-8-5
2018-19 Record: 0-2-0
Current Streak: 7 Game Winless Streak (0-5-2)
Last 10 Overall: 2-6-2 (MR: L, 1-2, 11/12/18)
Last 10 Home: 3-7-0 (MR: L, 1-2, 11/12/18)
Last 10 Road: 4-4-2 (MR: L, 1-4, 11/6/18)
Did you know ...
Dallas is riding a seven-game winless skid (0-5-2) against Columbus, which is the team's longest active winless streak vs. one opponent.
The Stars are looking to record a win vs. the Blue Jackets for the first time since Dec. 15, 2015 (W, 5-1 at American Airlines Center).
The Stars are looking to snap a four-game winless streak (0-2-2) at Nationwide Arena, which is the team's second-longest active road winless streak vs. one opponent (longest: 0-6-0 vs. Anaheim at Honda Center).
Dallas' most recent victory in Columbus occurred on Oct. 14, 2014 (W, 4-2).
Jamie Benn has earned points in six-straight road games against Columbus (2-7=9) and has points in nine of his last 10 contests in Columbus (5-9=14).
At Nationwide Arena, Tyler Seguin has five goals (5-0=5) over his last five games and John Klingberg has points in three of his last four games (0-3=3).
Take a Hintz
Roope Hintz ranks first on the Stars and shares 10th in the NHL with four goals (4-1=5).
Additionally, the forward ranks first on the club in points (5) and shares fifth in shots on goal (15).
Hintz recorded points in three-straight games (3-1=4) from Oct. 6 - 10, matching the longest point streak of his career.
Last season, he registered 22 points (9-13=22) in 58 regular-season NHL games during his rookie campaign.
In 2018-19, he was tied for fifth among NHL rookies and shared fifth among all club skaters with three game-winning goals.
Additionally, Hintz shared ninth among League rookies and led Stars first-year players with three power play goals.
Stars make roster moves
General Manager Jim Nill announced today that the club has reassigned forwards Nick Caamano and Joel L'Esperance to the Texas Stars, Dallas' top development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
The club also recalled forward Denis Gurianov from Texas.
Caamano, 21, registered one goal (1-0=1), six shots on goal, 10 hits and an average time on ice of 11:00 in six games with Dallas. Caamano made his NHL debut on Oct. 5 at St. Louis, posting one hit in 11:18 of ice time.
L'Esperance, 24, recorded one goal (1-0=1), two shots on goal and an average time on ice of 7:21 in three games with Dallas in 2019-20. He has also skated in one AHL game with Texas this season.
Gurianov, 22, has recorded five shots on goal and a +2 plus/minus rating in three NHL games with Dallas during the 2019-20 campaign. The forward has also logged three goals (3-0=3) and a +2 rating in two AHL games with Texas this season.
Projected Stars lineup
Jamie Benn - Tyler Seguin - Alexander Radulov
Mattias Janmark - Roope Hintz - Corey Perry
Jason Dickinson - Radek Faksa - Joe Pavelski
Andrew Cogliano - Rhett Gardner - Denis Gurianov
Esa Lindell - John Klingberg
Andrej Sekera - Miro Heiskanen
Jamie Oleksiak - Taylor Fedun
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Hockey League or Dallas Stars Hockey Club.