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With the acquisition of center Jason Spezza on Tuesday, Eakins will likely move down the depth chart to third line center.
Eakin received a qualifying offer from the Stars on Monday, making it likely that he'll be returning to Dallas.
Eakin nabbed the game-winner, adding an assist, a plus-2 rating, and three shots in Saturday's win over the Blues.
Eakin tallied a goal, two penalty minutes, five shots, and a plus-1 rating in 19:06 of playing time in Saturday's win over Ottawa.
Eakin (lower body) returned to the lineup Sunday vs. the Jets, logging an assist and a minus-3 rating in the defeat.
Stars coach Lindy Ruff said Saturday that he expects Eakin (lower body) to play in Sunday's game against Winnipeg, the Stars' official website reports. "Eakin, I would anticipate him being ready to play," Ruff said. "We got him out there, he felt pretty good and as a precaution I told him to go off and get an off-ice workout."