Here is the lowdown on the Stars' final three opponents (they play Colorado twice). Columbus is coming off a 6-1 loss in which goalie Mathieu Garon was pulled. The Blue Jackets are 1-4-3 in their last eight and 3-10-7 in their last 20. G Steve Mason is out with an injury, RW Rick Nash is day to day with a groin injury, and D Jan Hejda was suspended two games for a hit to the head. Jackets rank 26th in goals against average at 3.01 and are minus-26 on the season. Colorado is coming off a 2-1 loss to Calgary and just announced that leading scorer Paul Stastny will miss the rest of the season with a stress fracture in his leg. Also out for the Avalanche are D Kyle Cumiskey, D Adam Foote and D Kyle Quincy. Colorado is 1-5-0 in its last six and 3-14-1 in its last 18 games. Avalanche ranks 30th in goals against at 3.51 and is minus-57 on the season. Minnesota has lost two in a row, but is 2-2-0 in its last four games. However, the Wild is 2-9-1 in its last 12. Minnesota could be missing D Marek Zidlicky, C John Madden, RW Martin Havlat and LW Gillaume Latendresse. The Wild ranks 15th in GAA at 2.77 (better than the Stars), but ranks 26th in goals for at 2.47. Minnesota is minus-36 on the season.