Stars Aligned: Dallas beat St. Louis, Colorado and Detroit in shootouts last week, giving the Stars an 8-0 record in shootouts going into the weekend. Rookie winger Jussi Jokinen was 8 for 8 in that situation.
Broadway Show: The Rangers skated into the weekend with a 31-15-8 record. Through 54 games, they produced four more victories and had one more point in the standings than they had in the entire 2003-04 season.
Journey Continues: Mike Sillinger made history when he was traded to Nashville. The center has played for 11 NHL teams, a record for one player. He was tied with J.J. Daigneault.
-- Bucky Gleason