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.
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.
Scratches: Blindenbacher, Sutherby
Injured: Fistric (groin)
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