Dallas Skates Past Minnesota 1-0 - Recap
|Dallas Skates Past Minnesota 1-0 - Recap|
Minnesota couldn't break through the Dallas defense on Tuesday, failing to score on Kari Lehtonen in a 1-0 loss at Xcel Energy Center.
The Stars were a -151 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
Dallas got a goal from Jamie Benn in the victory. Benn opened the scoring at 3:46 of the third period.
Kari Lehtonen turned in a 25-save effort for the Stars.
Matt Hackett stopped 24 of 25 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Dallas went 0-for-2, while the Wild were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Dallas heads into a battle against the Jets. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Carolina.