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Stars-Senators Notes

Game summary: Dallas 2, Ottawa 1

The Dallas Stars defeated Ottawa Senators 2-1 to snap a four-game road losing streak Wednesday night. Brenden Morrow’s goal 1:13 into the third period snapped a 1-1 tie and held up as the game-winning goal. Trevor Daley also scored for the Stars, who got an 18-save performance from goaltender Andrew Raycroft.

Notes

  • The Stars outshot the Senators 26-19 in the game.

  • Brenden Morrow’s goal was his ninth of the season and his second in the last three games.

  • Trevor Daley’s goal was the first by a Dallas defenseman since November 3, when Stephane Robidas scored in the Stars’ 5-2 win over Pittsburgh.

  • Brad Richards assisted on Trevor Daley’s goal, giving him 8 points (4 goals, 4 assists) in the last 6 games.

  • Jeff Woywitka, inserted into the lineup due to an injury to Mark Fistric, had an assist and was a plus-two in the game.

  • Andrew Raycroft has stopped 100 of 106 shots for a .943 save percentage this season. In his four appearances, which include three starts, he has a 2-1-0 record and a 1.85 goals against average.

  • The Stars were 0-4 on the power play. They are now 1-31 on the power play on the road this season.

  • The Stars were 2-2 on the penalty kill. They have not allowed a power play goal in three of their last four games.

  • Krys Barch did not play after the first period due to a lower body injury.

Stars lineup

Neal-Richards-Eriksson

Morrow-Ribeiro-Segal

Ott-Benn-Burish

Barch-Wandell-Petersen

Morrow-Wandell-Petersen

Grossman-Robidas

Skrastins-Niskanen

Woywitka-Daley

Raycroft

Lehtonen (backup)

Scratches: Blindenbacher, Sutherby

Injured: Fistric (groin)

Power play units

Morrow-Ribeiro-Benn-Richards-Robidas/Niskanen

Neal-Ott-Eriksson-Richards-Robidas/Niskanen

Penalty kill units

Petersen-Burish-Skrastins-Robidas

Eriksson-Wandell-Skrastins-Robidas

Benn-Ott-Daley-Robidas

Petersen-Ott-Skrastins-Robidas

Eriksson-Wandell-Daley-Robidas