Tuesday playoff race update

Only one game that had an impact on the playoff race as it relates to the Stars Monday night and that was the Los Angeles Kings beating the Calgary Flames 2-1 in a shootout.

The Kings move into fifth place and are currently three points ahead of the Stars, who remain in ninth place.

The Flames remain in tenth place and are tied with eighth place Anaheim and ninth place Dallas at 85 points, but have played three more games than both teams.

There a couple of key games on Tuesday. Nashville hosts Edmonton and Phoenix hosts St. Louis.

Western Conference Playoff Race

The Western Conference playoff race through Monday March 21. ROW = Regulation/Overtime wins. DIFF = goal differential. y = clinched division.