Oilers Fall 5-2 Against Dallas - Game Recap
|Oilers Fall 5-2 Against Dallas - Game Recap|
The Stars earned a 5-2 victory over the Oilers on Tuesday at American Airlines Center.
The Stars were a -155 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Erik Cole, Trevor Daley, Jamie Benn, Cody Eakin, and Ryan Garbutt each scored for the Stars in the victory. Cole opened the scoring for Dallas, finding the back of the net at 0:14 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Trevor Daley and Jamie Benn.
Kari Lehtonen turned in a 31-save effort for the Stars.
Sam Gagner and Justin Schultz scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Kari Lehtonen.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 25 of 29 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Dallas went 1-for-1, while the Oilers were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Dallas lost the shots on goal battle to Edmonton by a margin of 33-30.
Dallas heads into a battle against the Bruins. Edmonton, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.