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.
Cody Eakin pumped up the deflated Dallas Stars with an overtime goal after the New York Islanders tied the game with 2 seconds left in the third period.
John Klingberg, Cody Eakin and Jason Spezza all scored in the third period, rallying the Dallas Stars to a 3-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes Thursday night.
The Dallas Stars have signed young forward Cody Eakin to a two-year contract after he recorded career highs in most categories last season.
The young Dallas Stars began this season hoping to make the playoffs and end a franchise-record postseason drought.
The slick-skating Stars used their speed to outplay Anaheim on Wednesday at the American Airlines Center. But a little fight was required to survive.
The Dallas Stars beat the Pacific Division leading Anaheim Ducks 6-3 on Tuesday night for their first home win in more than month.
Cody Eakin, Jamie Benn and Ray Whitney scored goals in the third period to break open a tie game and help the Stars cruise to a 5-1 victory over the Canucks on Thursday night.
Jaromir Jagr had his first multi-goal game since opening night, and the Stars ended the Kings six-game home winning streak with a 5-2 victory on Thursday night.
Loui Eriksson fought off two defenders to get his stick on a rebound and jammed it in 3:03 into overtime to give the Stars a 5-4 victory over the Blue Jackets on Tuesday night.
Mike Cammalleri had three goals and an assist in his return from a hip injury to help the Flames beat the Stars 7-4 on Wednesday night, and reach 200 career goals.