(Breaking down the Barons/Stars series)
•Head-to-head: Stars won series 8-4. Three games went to OT, two won by Texas.
•Offense: The Stars are second in the American Hockey League with 271 goals. Oklahoma City is sixth (236 goals).
•Defense: Texas is among the league leaders. OKC allowed a league-high 2,523 shots.
•Special Teams: Two of the top power plays. Texas leads the AHL (25.2 percent). OKC is fourth. The Stars, though, also are third in penalty kill (86.3 percent). The Barons are 29th (78.5 percent).
•Top scorers: Barons — Roman Horak (55 points); Anton Lander (52 points); Brad Hunt (50); Matthew Ford (47). Stars — Travis Morin (87 points, 55 assists); Curtis McKenzie (64 points); x-Colton Sceviour (64 points); Mike Hedden (55 points).
Goalies: Barons—Richard Bachman (26-19-8, 2.99 GAA, .908 saves percentage); Stars —Christopher Nilstorp (27-12-7, 2.45 GAA, .918 saves percentage.)
x-currently with Dallas Stars