Stars face the Hurricanes, look for 5th straight victory

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Dallas Stars (4-0-0, second in the Central Division) vs. Carolina Hurricanes (3-1-0, seventh in the Central Division)

Raleigh, North Carolina; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Dallas will try to keep its four-game win streak intact when the Stars take on Carolina.

Carolina went 38-25-5 overall and 8-12-1 in division action in the 2019-20 season. The Hurricanes were called for 276 penalties last season averaging 4.1 penalties and 8.6 penalty minutes per game.

Dallas finished 12-9-3 in division play and 18-12-5 on the road in the 2019-20 season. The Stars scored 42 power play goals on 199 power play opportunities last season.

The matchup Saturday is the first meeting this season for the two teams.

INJURIES: Hurricanes: Jordan Staal: out (covid-19).

Stars: Roope Hintz: day to day (lower body).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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