Blackhawks vs. Dallas Stars at American Airlines Center, 7:30 p.m.
TV: Comcast SportsNet
Radio: WGN-AM 720
The skinny: The Hawks are coming off maybe their most dramatic win of the year, 3-2 at Calgary, when Patrick Kane scored with 18 seconds to play in regulation to bring them all the way back from a 2-0 third period deficit. Corey Crawford is expected to start in goal. The Hawks won 5-2 in Dallas on Nov. 9 behind 2 goals from Marian Hossa.
Next: Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena, 7 p.m. Saturday.
-- Tim Sassone