Attribute gains after reaching 99 are considered "wasted".
Wasted points are added together then divided by the total amount of attributes to give an overall based number.
Spezza sustained in the injury after a hit by forward Adam Lowry during the third period of a 4-3 loss to the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday.
"Right now we really don't have a time frame on it, but it's more than days," Ruff said. It's an upper body injury that doesn't have anything to do with anything old. It's going to take a week or two, maybe longer." Spezza scored eight goals and set up 23 others in 45 games this season.
As surprised as he was by Daniel Alfredsson leaving the Ottawa Senators, Jason Spezza talked with the former captain enough to not be shocked."I could understand some of his reasoning and wish him the best," Spezza said.
But understanding is different than figuring out how to replace what Alfredsson brought the Senators, most notably the unquestioned leadership that came from his 17 seasons in Ottawa.
"He's a consummate professional, and he's the kind of guy that players naturally attract to. They want to know how he's working out." Mike Heika has the rest of the story.
Last season the Stars went 0-6 against the Pacific Division Champs and lost their only meeting with them this season.
This is calculated by adding advanced attributes together then dividing by the total amount of attributes being calculated.
Faceoffs, Durability, Discipline, and Fighting are not included in the calculation.
The Dallas Stars announced some good news and some bad news on Monday morning, ahead of their evening game against the San Jose Sharks at home in Texas.
It was confirmed that team captain Jamie Benn, who has been sitting out for an eye injury sustained last week, is fine now and will be back in the lineup.