Klingberg (undisclosed) will play on Saturday.
Klingberg was forced to leave Thursday’s game after blocking a shot but is ready to play in Carolina. Klingberg has cooled off recently, picking up just one goal and one assist in his last eight games.
Khudobin will start Saturday in Carolina.
Khudobin allowed five goals on 21 shots in the Stars loss in Tampa Bay on Thursday. Khudobin has gone 2-2-1 with a 2.65 GAA and .922 SV% in five February starts. With Ben Bishop still out, Khudobin will make his 25th start of the season on Saturday. The 32-year-old has gone 5-8-3 with a 2.66 GAA and .921 SV% on the road this year.
Comeau is a late scratch with an upper-body injury.
Nichushkin will be a healthy scratch on Thursday.
Nichushkin was back in the Stars lineup on Tuesday but played just 7:42 TOI and will come back out of the lineup on Thursday.
Source: Mike Heika 02/13/19, 2:42 pm EST
Gurianov will be back in the Stars lineup on Thursday.
Gurianov was a healthy scratch on Tuesday but will replace Valeri Nichushkin on Thursday. Gurianov has four points (1G / 3A) in 18 games this season.
Source: Mike Heika 02/13/19, 2:42 pm EST
Khudobin will start Thursday vs. the Lightning.
Khudobin stopped all 30 shots that he faced in the Stars shutout win in Florida on Tuesday. Khudobin has played extremely well since the Christmas break, going 4-3-1 with a 1.50 GAA, .954 SV% and two shutouts in eight starts. In his first start against the Lightning (Jan.15), Khudobin stopped 19 of 21 shots in a 2-0 loss.
Bishop (upper-body) will not be available for Thursday’s game.
Bishop will miss his fourth straight game with an upper-body injury, so Anton Khudobin will start after posting a shutout on Tuesday. Monitor Bishop’s status leading up to Saturday’s game in Carolina.
Source: Mike Heika 02/13/19, 2:40 pm EST
Nichushkin will be back in the Stars lineup on Tuesday.
Nichushkin has been a healthy scratch for the last three games but will replace Dennis Gurianov on Tuesday. Nichushkin has been disappointing since returning from the KHL, failing to score a goal with seven assists in 39 games.
Gurianov will be a healthy scratch on Tuesday.
Gurianov has been in the lineup for the last seven games but will be replaced by Valeri Nichushkin on Tuesday. Gurianov had just one assist in those seven contests and only four points (1G / 3A) in 18 games this season.
Bishop (upper-body) will not be available on Tuesday.
Bishop will miss his third straight game, so Anton Khudobin will start in Florida. Bishop remains day-to-day and could be back later this week.
Khudobin will start Tuesday in Florida.
Khudobin allowed three goals on 39 shots in the Stars loss in Arizona on Saturday. With Ben Bishop still sidelined, Khudobin will make his third consecutive start on Tuesday. Khudobin has stopped his previous two outings and is 4-7-3 with a 2.59 GAA, .923 SV% and one shutout on the road this season.
Bishop (upper-body) will miss at least one more game.
Khudobin will start Saturday afternoon in Arizona.
Source: Mike Heika 02/9/19, 9:32 am EST
Bishop (undisclosed) will not backup on Thursday; expected to be fine for Saturday’s game vs. Arizona.
Bishop is dealing with a minor injury, so Landon Bow was called up to serve as Anton Khudobin’s backup. Despite not being available tonight, Bishop remains a candidate to start Saturday.
The Stars have recalled Landon Bow from Texas (AHL).
With Anton Khudobin expected to start on Thursday, there must be something up with Ben Bishop. Bow has gone 18-10-2 with a 2.70 GAA and .902 SV% in 34 games with Texas this season.
Khudobin will start Thursday in Nashville.
Khudobin allowed just one goal on 39 shots in the Stars win in Nashville on Saturday. Khudobin has been phenomenal lately and will get another crack at the Predators tonight. Despite posting a 1.33 GAA, .959 SV% and one shutout in his last six starts, Khudobin has gone 3-3-0.
Pitlick had surgery on his left wrist and will miss eight more weeks.
Pitlick was originally expected to miss two weeks but underwent surgery this week and will miss at least two more months. This essentially ends Pitlick’s season but would put him on target to play in the playoffs if the Stars qualify.
Nichushkin will be a healthy scratch on Monday.
Nichushkin has been in the lineup for the last two games but will be replaced by Jason Dickinson, who returns from a lower-body injury.
Dickinson (lower-body) will be back in the Stars lineup on Monday.
Dickinson has missed the last two games with a lower-body injury but will replace Valeri Nichushkin on Monday. Dickinson has recorded five goals on 45 shots (11.1 SH%) and six assists (11 points) in 37 games this season.
Bishop will start Monday vs. the Coyotes.
Bishop allowed one goal on 22 shots in the Stars win over the Wild on Friday. Bishop has won three in a row while allowing just three goals on 81 shots (.963 SV%). Dallas has been excellent since the All-Star break and draw a solid matchup with the banged-up Coyotes in town. Bishop stopped all 30 shots that he faced in a 3-0 shutout win in his first game vs. Arizona (Oct.4).