Thompson’s OT strike sends Ducks past Stars

Dallas, TX ( – Nate Thompson’s goal with 2:30 played in
overtime lifted Anaheim to a 2-1 decision over Dallas from American Airlines

Corey Perry accepted a drop pass from Cam Fowler just inside the Dallas blue
line, took one stride before making a hard stop below the left circle and
hammering a shot towards the net. The puck deflected off Thompson and sailed
by Kari Lehtonen to end the contest.

Perry added a second-period marker for the Ducks, while Frederik Andersen made
21 saves.

Antoine Roussel produced the lone offense for the Stars, with Kari Lehtonen
stopping 22 pucks in defeat.