Recap - Ducks Defeat Dallas 2-1
|Recap - Ducks Defeat Dallas 2-1|
The Stars came up short Thursday against the Ducks, falling 2-1 in a shootout.
The Ducks were a +100 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
The win was clinched by Ryan Getzlaf, who beat Kari Lehtonen in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Anaheim. Andrew Cogliano scored for the Ducks in the victory. Cogliano opened the scoring for Anaheim, finding the back of the net at 7:28 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Peter Holland and Daniel Winnik.
Jonas Hiller turned in a 33-save effort for the Ducks.
Ray Whitney scored for the Stars, finding the net behind Jonas Hiller.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 29 of 30 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Anaheim went 0-for-3, while the Stars were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Dallas outshot Anaheim 34-30 in the game.
Anaheim looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blues. The Stars will aim to get back on the winning track vs Chicago.