Minnesota Ices Dallas 5-3 - Recap
|Minnesota Ices Dallas 5-3 - Recap|
The Stars came up short Sunday against the Wild, falling 5-3.
Minnesota won as a +175 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pierre-Marc Bouchard, Antti Miettinen, Brad Staubitz, Colton Gillies, and Jared Spurgeon each scored for the Wild in the victory. Staubitz opened the scoring for Minnesota, finding the back of the net at 6:05 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Brent Burns and Carson McMillan.
Jose Theodore turned in a 26-save effort for the Wild.
Brenden Morrow, Brad Richards, and Alex Goligoski scored for the Stars, finding the net behind Jose Theodore.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 18 of 22 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Minnesota went 1-for-2, while the Stars were 2-for-5 with the man advantage.
Dallas outshot Minnesota 29-23 in the game.