Stars Down Minnesota 4-3 - Match Report
The Stars beat Minnesota 4-3 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Kari Lehtonen's Kari LehtonenSaves saves.
Dallas was favored by -185 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Stephane Robidas, Karlis Skrastins, Steve Ott, and Adam Burish each scored for the Stars in the victory. Skrastins opened the scoring for Dallas, finding the back of the net at 3:42 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Steve Ott and Brandon Segal.
Kari Lehtonen turned in a 28-save effort for the Stars.
Martin Havlat, Chuck Kobasew, and Antti Miettinen scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Kari Lehtonen.
Minnesota got a 29-stop effort from Jose Theodore in the loss.
On the power play, Dallas went 2-for-6, while the Wild were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 33-31.
Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blue Jackets. The Wild will aim to get back on the winning track at Phoenix.