Stars rally for OT win to brush season collection over Avs

Esa Lindell scored at 1:54 of extra time, and the Dallas Stars rallied to beat the Colorado Avalanche Three-2 on Tuesday night time in Denver.

Denis Gurianov and Jason Dickinson had targets whereas Ben Bishop stopped 41 pictures for the Stars, who swept the 4 video games towards Colorado this season.


Nikita Zadorov and Gabriel Landeskog scored, Nathan MacKinnon had two assists, and Philipp Grubauer had 27 saves for the Avalanche. Colorado has misplaced 4 straight, the final two in extra time.

Dallas received the win after a back-and-forth additional session. Joe Pavelski gained a faceoff towards Landeskog and received the puck again to Lindell, who drifted to the center of the Colorado zone. His shot from the purpose beat Grubauer for his third aim of the season.

The Avalanche scored first when Zadorov skated down the left boards and tried to ship a move to Landeskog as he got here down the correct facet. Zadorov’s move went off the stick of Miro Heiskanen and by Bishop at 9:04 of the primary interval.


It was Zadorov’s second of the season.

Colorado went up 2-Zero later within the first when MacKinnon took a shot from the purpose that Landeskog deflected previous Bishop at 15:27. It was Landeskog’s 12th aim of the season.

The Stars appeared to chop the lead in half within the second interval once they scored on the facility play, however Avalanche coach Jared Bednar challenged that Dallas was offside, and a video evaluation negated the aim.


The Stars broke by means of on their subsequent power-play likelihood when Gurianov’s broad shot went off Grubauer’s blocker and bounced in at 9:54 of the second. It was Gurianov’s 11th of the season.

Colorado pressed for one more aim within the third interval, getting a number of good scoring possibilities on Bishop. The goaltender stopped MacKinnon on a breakaway whereas Zadorov and Nazem Kadri each hit posts.

The missed alternatives allowed the Stars to get the equalizer when Dickinson adopted up his personal rebound and put a backhander by Grubauer at 14:37 of the third. It was his sixth of the season.


–Subject Stage Media