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Dallas Skates Past Colorado 5-2 - Recap

Dallas skated to a 5-2 victory over Colorado on Saturday in NHL action at American Airlines Center.

The Stars were a -145 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.

Dallas got goals from Jaromir Jagr, Eric Nystrom, Derek Roy, Jordie Benn, and Cody Eakin in the victory. Roy opened the scoring at 0:34 of the first period.

Kari Lehtonen turned in a 33-save effort for the Stars.

P.A. Parenteau and Paul Stastny scored for the Avalanche, finding the net behind Kari Lehtonen.

Jean-Sebastien Giguere stopped 15 of 16 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Dallas went 1-for-4, while the Avalanche were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.

Dallas lost the shots on goal battle to Colorado by a margin of 35-31.

Dallas heads into a battle against the Wild. Colorado, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vancouver.