Dallas Stars getting their top goalie back
April 17, 2013
By The Associated Press
DALLAS (AP) - Kari Lehtonen will be back in goal for the Dallas Stars after missing nearly four full games because of a groin injury.
Coach Glen Gulutzan said Wednesday that Lehtonen be the starting goaltender Thursday night against Vancouver.
The Stars will be without rookie Alex Chiasson, who has six goals and an assist in his seven games. He sustained a shoulder injury in a 5-2 loss at Western Conference-leading Chicago on Monday night.
Dallas, which won five in a row before Chicago, is only two points out of eighth place and a playoff spot with six games to play.
Lehtonen hasn't played since the first period of the Stars' 5-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings on April 9. Richard Bachman took over in that game and started the last three.
Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and Associated Press.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written
consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
6-1, +681 Record L7 Picks
4-1 L5, 6-2 L5 Days, 6-1 Totals
10-4, +575 Last 14 Selections
29-16, +1,278 G-Plays, +1,021 TY
15-5 L20, 24-9 Run, 27-12 G-Plays
7-1 L8 Picks, 8-1 G-Play Run
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10%
off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20%
off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000
Member Plays each month!