Shattenkirk lifts Blues to overtime victory
St. Louis ends Stars' winning streak at fourby Louie Korac / NHL.com Correspondent
ST. LOUIS -- Kevin Shattenkirk scored 1:11 into overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 2-1 victory against the Dallas Stars at Scottrade Center on Tuesday.
Shattenkirk took Paul Stastny's feed above the right faceoff circle and beat Dallas goalie Kari Lehtonen with a slap shot on a 4-on-3 power play. The winner came after Stars defenseman Jason Demers took an interference penalty with 14.1 seconds left in the third period to end Dallas' seventh power play.
Stars go for fifth in row; Elliott to start for Blues
Dallas expected to play Lehtonen to close back-to-backby Louie Korac / NHL.com Correspondent
STARS (37-15-5) at BLUES (32-17-9)
TV: 8 p.m. ET; NBCSN
ST. LOUIS -- With ground to make up, the St. Louis Blues understand the importance of the Central Division game Tuesday against the Dallas Stars.