Skip to main content

Ales Hemsky scores lone shootout goal, Stars beat Panthers 4-3

The Hockey News

The Hockey News

SUNRISE, Fla. - Ales Hemsky scored the only goal in a shootout in the Dallas Stars' 4-3 exhibition victory over the Florida Panthers on Wednesday night.

Hemsky beat Michael Houser with a deke to the backhand in the top half of the fourth round. Jussi Rynnas stopped all four Florida shooters in the tiebreaker, securing the victory with a save against Dave Bolland.

Dallas' Alex Goligoski tied it at 3 midway through the third period, and Patrick Eaves and Kevin Connauton also scored for the Stars. Dallas opened the preseason Monday night with a 4-3 victory over St. Louis.

Shane O'Brien, Bolland and Brandon Pirri scored for the Panthers in their first game under new head coach Gerard Gallant.

TOP HEADLINES

USATSI_18331502
Play

What Happened to Jacob Markstrom?

The Calgary Flames are a game away from an early exit, and the man they counted on for so much of the season – Jacob Markstrom – has struggled mightily in the Battle of Alberta.

Nazem Kadri

Nobody Deserves the Brutal Abuse Nazem Kadri is Facing

Nothing Nazem Kadri has ever done as an NHLer warrant treating him like some subhuman monster. These racist attacks on him – and everyone – need to stop.

USATSI_18328983_168393426_lowres
Play

Cat-astrophe: Florida Must Learn From Lightning Loss

The Panthers came into the series as the higher seed, but Tampa Bay taught their in-state cousins a lesson about playoff hockey.