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Tarasenko's SO goal gives Blues win over Stars

Monday, 09.16.2013 / 7:21 AM

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Three Stars of the Game
Maxim Lapierre
1st
G: 2Shots: 3
A: 0Hits: 2
PTS: 2PIM: 0
+/-: 1TOI: 16:54
Valeri Nichushkin
2nd
G: 2Shots: 9
A: 0Hits: 1
PTS: 2PIM: 0
+/-: 0TOI: 17:06
Tyler Seguin
3rd
G: 1Shots: 2
A: 1Hits: 0
PTS: 2PIM: 2
+/-: -1TOI: 18:36

Maxim Lapierre had a pair of goals and Vladimir Tarasenko had the lone shootout tally as the St. Louis Blues defeated the Dallas Stars at American Airlines Center Sunday.

Lapierre signed a two-year contract with the Blues in the summer after parts of three seasons with the Vancouver Canucks. Sebastien Wannstrom, Adam Cracknell and Ryan Reeves also scored for the Blues, and Jake Allen stopped 33 of 38 shots.

2013 first-round pick Valeri Nichushkin scored twice in his first competitive NHL game for the Stars. Tyler Seguin, the team's marquee offseason addition, had a goal and an assist while playing center on the top line with Erik Cole and Jamie Benn. Cole also had a goal and an assist.

scoring summary
1st Period
01:17
DAL
PPG - Erik Cole (1) Snap shot - ASST: Alex Chiasson (1), Tyler Seguin (1)
1 - 0 DAL
03:59
DAL
Kevin Connauton (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Cody Eakin (1)
2 - 0 DAL
08:48
STL
Maxim Lapierre (1) Deflected shot - ASST: Ryan Reaves (1), Ian Cole (1)
2 - 1 DAL
14:00
STL
PPG - Maxim Lapierre (2) Wrist shot - ASST: Sergey Andronov (1), Roman Polak (1)
2 - 2 Tie
2nd Period
05:53
DAL
PPG - Tyler Seguin (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Erik Cole (1), Shawn Horcoff (1)
3 - 2 DAL
13:32
STL
Sebastian Wannstrom (1) Wrist shot - ASST: NONE
3 - 3 Tie
19:32
DAL
Valeri Nichushkin (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Jamie Oleksiak (1), Luke Gazdic (1)
4 - 3 DAL
3rd Period
04:40
STL
Adam Cracknell (1) Deflected shot - ASST: Keith Aucoin (1), Jani Hakanpaa (1)
4 - 4 Tie
07:04
DAL
Valeri Nichushkin (2) Backhand shot - ASST: NONE
5 - 4 DAL
11:03
STL
Ryan Reaves (1) Deflected shot - ASST: Sergey Andronov (2)
5 - 5 Tie
OT Period
NONE
Shootout
00:00
STL
Vladimir Tarasenko (1) Wrist shot - ASST: NONE
6 - 5 STL
Shootout
RNDDALSTLTOTAL
1J. Benn
V. Tarasenko
0 - 1
2T. Seguin
K. Shattenkirk
0 - 1
3V. Nichushkin
0 - 1
penalty summary
1st Period
00:19
STL
Patrik Berglund  Interference  - 2 min against  Antoine Roussel
10:57
DAL
Alex Chiasson  Tripping  - 2 min against  Patrik Berglund
13:28
DAL
Alex Chiasson  Delaying the game  - 2 min
2nd Period
02:07
STL
Ian Cole  Fighting (maj)  - 5 min against  Antoine Roussel
02:07
DAL
Antoine Roussel  Fighting (maj)  - 5 min against  Ian Cole
04:28
STL
Jani Hakanpaa  Holding  - 2 min against  Jamie Benn
14:07
DAL
Tyler Seguin  Hi-sticking  - 2 min against  Ian Cole
3rd Period
11:30
DAL
Vernon Fiddler  Holding  - 2 min against  Ryan Tesink
OT Period
04:26
STL
Sergey Andronov  Tripping  - 2 min against  Kevin Connauton
Shootout
NONE
goalie stats
Jake Allen
SA: 38TOI: 65:00
GA: 5SV%: .868
Jack Campbell
SA: 17TOI: 34:19
GA: 3SV%: .824
Dan Ellis
SA: 18TOI: 30:14
GA: 2SV%: .889