Hintz has goal, assist for Stars in shootout victory against Red Wings


Roope Hintz had a goal and an assist for the Dallas Stars in a 3-2 shootout win against the Detroit Red Wings at American Airlines Center in Dallas on Monday.

Miro Heiskanen had two assists, and Anton Khudobin made 20 saves for Dallas (18-14-12), which has points in seven straight games (5-0-2). Jason Robertson and Denis Gurianov scored in the shootout.

Luke Glendening scored twice, Alex Biega had two assists and Thomas Greiss made 34 saves for Detroit (16-24-7), which is 3-1-1 in its past five games. Dylan Larkin scored in the shootout.

It was the first of four straight games in six days between the teams. They play again Tuesday in Dallas, then Thursday and Saturday in Detroit.

Hintz gave Dallas a 1-0 lead at 15:50 of the first period with a power-play goal. He has three goals and 10 assists in his past six games.

Glendening tied the game 1-1 at 7:45 of the second period, knocking in a rebound with a backhand for his first goal in 19 games.

Greiss stopped a Hintz shot but Robertson put home the rebound to give Dallas a 2-1 lead at 11:06.

Glendening got his second of the period at 16:55, tying the game at 2-2 with a tip of Biega’s point shot.

Sam Gagner beat Khudobin at 3:10 of the third period, but the goal was immediately waved off because of goaltender interference on Vladimir Namestnikov. 

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