Dallas Ices Colorado 3-2 - Recap
Jamie Benn scored a pair of goals against the Avalanche as Dallas handed Colorado a 3-2 defeat on Monday at Pepsi Center.
Bettors who backed the Stars were rewarded as +120 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
Dallas got goals from Jamie Benn (2) and Brenden Morrow in the victory. Benn opened the scoring at 2:21 of the first period.
Kari Lehtonen turned in a 29-save effort for the Stars.
Milan Hejduk and P.A. Parenteau scored for the Avalanche, finding the net behind Kari Lehtonen.
Colorado got a 23-stop effort from Semyon Varlamov in the loss.
Dallas scored 0 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Colorado went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Colorado outshot Dallas 31-26 in the game.
Dallas heads into a battle against the Oilers. Colorado, meanwhile, will have their next action against Anaheim.