Kari Lehtonen appeared to be headed for an easy win in his 500th NHL game. He got it, but it was anything but smooth for him and his Dallas Stars teammates.
Dave Moss scored late in the third period, Thomas Greiss stopped 16 shots, and the Coyotes ended a seven-game losing streak with a 2-1 win over the Stars on Sunday night.
Alex Tanguay scored the winning goal early in the third period, and Semyon Varlamov made it stand up for the Colorado Avalanche in a 4-3 victory over the Dallas Stars on Monday.
The Dallas Stars have signed Sergei Gonchar to a two-year, $10 million contract after trading for the 39-year-old defenseman last week.
The Dallas Stars have reached a four-year, $18.4 million contract extension with defenseman Alex Goligoski.
Michael Ryder scored the go-ahead goal at 6:42 of the third period after Dallas had wasted a three-goal lead, and the Stars went on to 5-3 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Monday night.
The Stars have activated captain Brenden Morrow and defenseman Alex Goligoski from the injured list before Thursday night’s game at San Jose.
The team announced the move Tuesday, four days after Goligoski was injured in a 3-1 loss at Pittsburgh, his former team. He’ll be sidelined Tuesday night against Florida.
Kari Lehtonen came moments away from a shutout and finished the game with 37 saves as the Dallas Stars took a 2-1 win over the Chicago Blackhawks in the opener for both clubs.
Loui Eriksson scored the game-winner late in the third period, as the Dallas Stars rallied past the Nashville Predators, 3-2