Recap - Stars Defeat Columbus 4-2
|Recap - Stars Defeat Columbus 4-2|
The Stars earned a 4-2 victory over the Blue Jackets on Saturday at American Airlines Center.
Dallas was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Sheldon Souray, Brenden Morrow, Michael Ryder, and Loui Eriksson each scored for the Stars in the victory. Morrow opened the scoring for Dallas, finding the back of the net at 11:25 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Mike Ribeiro and Michael Ryder.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 13 of 15 Columbus shots in the victory.
Vinny Prospal and Alexandre Giroux scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Kari Lehtonen.
Steve Mason stopped 29 of 33 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Dallas went 1-for-4, while the Blue Jackets were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 33-15.