Stars Down Calgary 3-2 - Match Report
|Stars Down Calgary 3-2 - Match Report|
Dallas needed a shootout to earn a 3-2 victory over Calgary on Sunday in NHL action at Scotiabank Saddledome.
Dallas was an underdog by -104 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Loui Eriksson clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 2 for the Stars. Dallas got goals from Michael Ryder and Loui Eriksson in the victory. Eriksson opened the scoring at 14:59 of the second period.
Kari Lehtonen turned in a 36-save effort for the Stars.
Jarome Iginla and Curtis Glencross scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Kari Lehtonen.
Miikka Kiprusoff stopped 38 of 40 shots for the Flames, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Dallas went 1-for-3, while the Flames were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 40-38.
Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canucks. The Flames will aim to get back on the winning track vs Montreal.