What you need to know about Sunday's game between the Dallas Stars and Detroit Red Wings:
Game 3: Dallas Stars (0-2-0) at Detroit Red Wings (1-0-0)
When: Sunday, Oct. 6 at 6 p.m. CT
Where: Little Caesars Arena (Detroit)
TV: FOX Sports Southwest (Josh Bogorad, Daryl "Razor" Reaugh, Brien Rea, Brent Severyn) and ESPN + (Red Wings broadcast)
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
About last night: Stars fall to Blues, 3-2
ST. LOUIS -- The Stars are getting closer.
Unfortunately, that doesn't get you much in the NHL.
Dallas played the two Stanley Cup finalists in the first two games of the season and lost one-goal games to each. In a 3-2 defeat at the hands of the St. Louis Blues Saturday, Dallas had a goal disallowed on an offside review and saw the winning goal scored on an odd deflection, so it would have been easy to shrug off the loss.
But starting 0-2-0 is serious business for this team...
Click here to continue reading Mike Heika's column from Saturday.
Records/streaks vs. Red Wings
Franchise Overall: 108-109-38
Dallas Stars Overall: 36-47-12
Dallas Stars Home: 18-20-8
Dallas Stars Road: 18-27-4
2018-19 Record: 1-1-0
Current Streak: W1
Last 10 Overall: 5-3-2 (MR: W, 5-1, 12/29/18)
Last 10 Home: 3-4-3 (MR: W, 5-1, 12/29/18)
Last 10 Road: 4-6-0 (MR: L, 2-4, 10/28/18)
Did you know?
The Stars have won four of their last five games (4-1-0) against Detroit and have collected points in seven of the last nine games (5-2-2) against them.
Forward Radek Faksa led all Stars skaters with three points (1-2=3) in two games against the Red Wings in 2018-19.
Forward Alexander Radulov potted two goals (2-0=2) in his only game against Detroit last season on Dec. 29, 2018.
Six Stars skaters posted two points against the Red Wings in 18-19, including forwards Blake Comeau (1-1=2) and Tyler Seguin (0-2=2) along with defensemen John Klingberg (0-2=2) and Esa Lindell (0-2=2).
Stars coach Jim Montgomery said Saturday that backup Anton Khudobin will get the start in net against the Red Wings. Here is how the Stars' lineup looked to start the game against St. Louis:
Jamie Benn - Radek Faksa - Tyler Seguin
Alexander Radulov - Roope Hintz - Joe Pavelski
Denis Gurianov - Justin Dowling - Mattias Janmark
Andrew Cogliano - Rhett Gardner - Nick Caamano
Esa Lindell - John Klingberg
Miro Heiskanen - Andrej Sekera
Jamie Oleksiak - Taylor Fedun
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Hockey League or Dallas Stars Hockey Club.