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Stars’ back-to-back woes continue in loss to Flames

Thursday, 02.14.2013 / 1:25 PM / News
By Mark Stepneski
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Stars\u2019 back-to-back woes continue in loss to Flames

The Dallas Stars’ woes in the second night of back-to-backs continued Wednesday night, and as has often been the case – it wasn’t pretty. The Stars allowed seven goals in a game for the first time in two years, falling 7-4 to the Calgary Flames at the Scotiabank Saddledome.

The Stars are 0-4-0 in the second game of back-to-backs this season, and 1-15-2 in those second games over the past two seasons. They’ve been outscored 14-5 in second games this season, and 64-29 over the past two seasons.

“It must be something. It must be something with this group because we can’t seem to fight our way out of it,” said Stars coach Glen Gulutzan. “We’ve tried different routines and the whole bit — it must be mental.”

The Stars found themselves in a hole early Wednesday night and could never dig out of it. Calgary scored three times in the first 9:55 of the game to take a 3-0 lead, and the Stars could never get closer than a two-goal deficit.

“We were soft in the beginning, soft with our sticks, soft with our plays. We weren’t ready,” said Gulutzan. “I thought they played a solid game, but I didn’t think they came guns a blazing. I thought we were just soft.”

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WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 STL 21 14 6 1 57 43 29
2 ANA 21 12 4 5 58 53 29
3 NSH 20 13 5 2 57 42 28
4 CGY 22 13 7 2 71 61 28
5 VAN 20 13 6 1 61 60 27
6 LAK 21 11 6 4 57 49 26
7 CHI 20 12 7 1 62 40 25
8 SJS 23 10 9 4 62 64 24
9 WPG 22 10 9 3 45 51 23
10 MIN 19 11 8 0 54 43 22
11 DAL 21 8 9 4 61 72 20
12 ARI 21 9 10 2 53 65 20
13 COL 21 7 9 5 53 67 19
14 EDM 21 6 13 2 49 74 14

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
T. Seguin 21 15 11 4 26
J. Benn 21 8 11 2 19
J. Spezza 21 4 14 -7 18
A. Roussel 21 5 7 -3 12
T. Daley 21 5 6 -9 11
C. Eakin 18 4 5 3 9
R. Garbutt 18 3 5 -4 8
A. Goligoski 21 0 8 0 8
E. Cole 20 4 3 -2 7
S. Horcoff 21 3 4 -1 7
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
K. Lehtonen 8 5 4 .906 2.98
A. Lindback 0 4 0 .845 4.52
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