Dallas Ices Minnesota 5-3 - Recap
|Dallas Ices Minnesota 5-3 - Recap|
The Stars beat Minnesota 5-3 on Friday, earning a victory backstopped by Kari Lehtonen's 30 saves.
Dallas was favored by -119 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Ray Whitney, Erik Cole, Jamie Benn, Tomas Vincour, and Cody Eakin each scored for the Stars in the victory. Whitney opened the scoring for Dallas, finding the back of the net at 4:14 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jamie Benn.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 30 of 33 Minnesota shots in the victory.
Devin Setoguchi, Torrey Mitchell, and Jared Spurgeon scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Kari Lehtonen.
Matt Hackett stopped 28 of 33 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Dallas scored 3 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Minnesota went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Dallas heads into a battle against the Kings. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.