Monday, October 05, 2015
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
Published: Tuesday, 1/22/2013

Ryder scores both goals for Dallas as Stars spoil Red Wings home opener

DETROIT - Michael Ryder scored two goals as the Dallas Stars defeated the Detroit Red Wings 2-1 tonight at Joe Louis Arena.

Ryder scored at 5:41 of the first period to give the Stars a 1-0 lead, then scored less than six minutes into the third period.

Dallas goalie Kari Lehtonen made 31 saves to spoil Detroit's home opener, while Detroit goalie Jimmy Howard finished with 38 saves. Damien Brunner's goal with 3.4 seconds left in regulation ended Lehtonen's shutout bid.

Detroit hosts Minnesota at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Joe Louis Arena.

Recommended for You

Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.

Related stories