Series (Game 1 of 4)
St. Louis leads 3-1
(3-5-3, 9 pts)
(10-2-0, 20 pts)
8:30 PM ET, November 1, 2006
American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas
E. Lindros (Stars - C): Goals: 2, Assists: 0
J. Jokinen (Stars - LW): Goals: 1, Assists: 1
M. Modano (Stars - C): Goals: 1, Assists: 1
St Louis (3-4-3) at Dallas (9-2-0) 8:30 pm EST
DALLAS (Ticker) -- The Dallas Stars have been one of the
hottest teams to start the season. They look to keep the
momentum going when they host the St. Louis Blues on
The Stars, who have won four of their last five, come off a
3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday.
Dallas goaltender Mike Smith turned aside 32 shots in only his
second career start, and Jeff Halpern scored the game-winning
goal with just 3:44 left in the third period.
Phillippe Boucher and Stu Barnes scored the other Dallas goals
while Matthew Barnaby had two assists.
The Blues try to rebound from a wild 6-5 shootout loss to the
Anaheim Ducks on Saturday. St. Louis' Lee Stempniak and Keith
Tkachuk were denied in the shootout.
Tkachuk had a goal and two assists and Stempniak added a goal
and an assist in regulation time while Curtis Sanford only
stopped 28-of-33 shots.
Dallas, which has six straight home wins over St. Louis,
finishes a four-game homestand and then plays six of its next
seven on the road.