Rob Klinkhammer netted his first NHL goal in his Coyotes debut, and Shane Doan also scored as Phoenix beat the Dallas Stars 2-1 on Saturday night.
One night after the Stars outlasted the Coyotes in Dallas, the two teams were back at it on Saturday in Glendale. This time it was the Coytoes who came out on top.
Jaromir Jagr scored two goals and assisted on the game-winner in his Dallas debut, and the Stars opened the shortened season with a 4-3 victory against the Phoenix Coyotes on Saturday night.
Mike Ribeiro scored the only goal in a shootout to give the Stars a 4-3 win over the Coyotes, and sole possession of first place in the Pacific Division.
The Stars are hoping a three-day layoff can help get them untracked, while the visiting Coyotes are looking to continue their success in this season series as it wraps up Tuesday night.
Radim Vrbata scored his career-high 28th goal 1:15 into overtime, Mike Smith stopped 30 shots, and the Phoenix Coyotes earned a point in their eighth straight game with a 2-1 win over the Dallas Stars on Saturday night.
Radim Vrbata scored and former Dallas backup Mike Smith made 28 saves as the Coyotes improved their playoff positioning with a 4-1 victory over the Stars on Tuesday night.
Down a goal, the clock ticking down, Dallas never panicked. Trevor Daley scored on Dallas’ eighth shootout attempt after Adam Burish tied it with 61 seconds left in regulation, helping the Stars beat Phoenix 3-2 Tuesday night.
Mike Ribeiro beat Phoenix Coyotes goalie Mike Smith with the final shot of the first shootout round, giving Dallas a 2-1 victory Monday night.
Phoenix escaped with a 2-1 victory over Dallas, that solidified their shot for a second consecutive playoff appearance.
One shot is all the Stars figured they would get on a power play with 13 seconds left in regulation. It was all they needed.
Radim Vrbata’s power-play goal at 1:13 of overtime lifted the Coyotes to a 3-2 victory over the Stars on Wednesday night.