Game summary: Colorado 4, Dallas 3 (SO)
The Dallas Stars rallied from a 3-0 deficit to tie the Colorado Avalanche 3-3 and force overtime, but fell 4-3 in a shootout Saturday at American Airlines Center. Adam Burish, Brenden Morrow and James Neal scored goals for the Stars, who had a five-game home winning streak snapped. Kari Lehtonen stopped 23 shots in regulation and overtime and three of five in the shootout. The Stars are now 10-7-1 on the season. The Stars play four of their next five games on the road, starting Monday with a game at Toronto.
The Stars are now 2-1 in shootouts this season and 4-1 in games that have gone beyond regulation. They are 2-0 in games decided in overtime.
Kari Lehtonen is now 23-9 in shootouts in his career.
James Neal has points in four straight games (3 goals, 4 assists).
Loui Eriksson has points in four straight games (0 goals, 5 assists).
The Stars outshot Colorado 29-26.
The Stars won 30 of 58 faceoffs in the game.
Tom Wandell won 7 of 9 faceoffs and Steve Ott won 5 of 7.
Nicklas Grossman was credited with a game-high 7 hits.
Scratches: Segal, Woywitka
Power play units
Penalty kill units
Richards, Dallas: Backhand, pad save by Budaj, tied 0-0
Hejduk, Colorado: Backhand, shot high, tied 0-0
Eriksson, Dallas: Backhand, save Budaj, tied 0-0
Stewart, Colorado: Backhand to forehand, goal, Colorado leads 1-0
Ribeiro, Dallas: Snap shot, goal, tied 1-1
Duchene, Colorado: Snap shot, save Lehtonen, tied 1-1
Benn, Dallas: Snap shot, hit post, tied 1-1
Jones, Colorado: Snap shot, save Lehtonen, tied 1-1
Ott, Dallas: Slap shot, hit post, tied 1-1
Porter, Colorado, Snap shot, goal, Colorado wins shootout 2-1