New Jersey Falls 4-3 to Stars - Recap
|New Jersey Falls 4-3 to Stars - Recap|
Dallas got a pair of goals from Loui Eriksson as the Stars skated to a 4-3 victory over New Jersey on Friday at Prudential Center.
Bettors who backed the Stars were rewarded as +165 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Dallas got goals from Loui Eriksson (2), Brenden Morrow, and Brad Richards in the victory. Morrow opened the scoring at 11:16 of the first period.
Kari Lehtonen turned in a 27-save effort for the Stars.
New Jersey got goals from Jason Arnott, Zach Parise, and Travis Zajac in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Martin Brodeur stopped 24 of 28 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Dallas went 0-for-1, while the Devils were 1-for-1 with the man advantage.
Dallas lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 30-28.
Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Islanders. The Devils will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.