The Carolina Hurricanes captain has three goals and four assists in his last five games.
Staal is surging with six points in his last three games.
It was a big night for Staal, who had recorded two points in his previous eight games. He leads the team with 47 on the season.
It marked the third time in Staal's career he has recorded four assists in a single game. Though with 24 on the season, he could finish with one of the lowest totals of his career.
He has three points in two games.
He's got three goals in his last two games.
Although Staal snapped a three-game goal drought, he's scored eight times over his last 11.
It was Staal's 300th career goal and came in the same building in which Carolina made the center the second overall pick in the 2003 Entry Draft.
Staal's goal was also his third in as many contests and gave him a season high-tying four-game point streak. He has 10 goals and 12 assists in 33 games this season.
Staal is still not producing at a very high rate with five points in his last 13 games. He had recorded 15 points in his previous 18 contests.