Phoenix Skates Past Dallas 2-1 - Recap
|Phoenix Skates Past Dallas 2-1 - Recap|
The Coyotes earned a 2-1 victory over the Stars on Saturday at Jobing.com Arena.
Bettors who backed the Coyotes were rewarded as -141 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.
Radim Vrbata and Mikkel Boedker each scored for the Coyotes in the victory. Boedker opened the scoring for Phoenix, finding the back of the net at 13:31 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Lauri Korpikoski and Keith Yandle.
Mike Smith stopped 30 of 31 Dallas shots in the victory.
Michael Ryder scored for the Stars, finding the net behind Mike Smith.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 31 of 33 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Phoenix scored 0 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Dallas went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Dallas lost the shots on goal battle to Phoenix by a margin of 33-31.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Dallas, they head home to face Nashville.