The Dallas Stars manhandled the Columbus Blue Jackets in the teams' first meeting of the season before it all went south for the Lone Star State representatives. Dallas lost the rematch and carries a disastrous 1-6-3 record over its last 10 games into Thursday's contest against the visiting Blue Jackets. The Stars enter the tilt having been shut out in consecutive encounters by Andrei Vasilevskiy and the Tampa Bay Lightning, including a 2-0 decision on Tuesday in Dallas.
A half hour before the doors opened for the first home game for the Columbus Blue Jackets since March 1, 2020, Zachary Hunter of Columbus was in line and excited. Beyond. It’s been 366 days since we’ve been in Nationwide.
Attendance at Little Caesars Arena for Detroit Red Wings games has grown from 250 on opening night to 750 next week against the Tampa Bay Lightning.