Dallas 3, St. Louis 2

Thursday, October 13, 2011 8:30 PM

Final Scoring Summary

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
St. Louis 1-2-0-0 1-1-0-0 0-1-0-0 L1
Dallas 3-1-0-0 3-0-0-0 0-1-0-0 W2


Loui Eriksson scored a shorthanded goal and captain Brenden Morrow added a power-play tally as the Dallas Stars built a three-goal lead and held on for a 3-2 home victory over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday.

Adam Burish also scored and Kari Lehtonen made 36 saves for Dallas, which extended its winning streak against St. Louis to five games.

Eriksson opened the scoring late in the first period, sliding a backhander between the pads of Jaroslav Halak during a breakaway with 70 seconds remaining. Eriksson has recorded 15 points in 19 career meetings with the Blues.

Burish tallied seven minutes into the second and Morrow scored on a deflection at 14:21 for a 3-0 advantage.

Matt D'Agostini and Chris Stewart scored while Halak stopped 21 shots for St. Louis, which has won just four of its last 16 visits to Dallas.

Top Game Performances

St. Louis   Dallas
Matt D'Agostini 1 Points Adam Burish 1
Matt D'Agostini 1 Goals Adam Burish 1
Patrik Berglund 1 Assists Trevor Daley 1
N/A Power Play Goals Brenden Morrow 1
N/A Short Handed Goals Loui Eriksson 1
Jaroslav Halak .875 Save Percentage Kari Lehtonen .947
Jaroslav Halak 21 Saves Kari Lehtonen 36

Team Stats Summary

Team Shots Goals Power Play Penalty Kill Penalty Mins Face Offs Won
St. Louis 38 2 0-5 4-5 31 34
Dallas 24 3 1-5 5-5 29 27

Upcoming Games

  • Dallas will play its next game at home against Columbus. The Stars have a W/L % of .667 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
  • St. Louis will play its next game on the road against San Jose. The Blues have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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