Stars Leap Over Oilers 5-4 in Overtime

Leafs trounce Tampa 6-1, Ducks best Blue Jackets, also in OT
By Doug Sweeney,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 10, 2007 11:54 PM CST
Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Vesa Toskala, of Finland, watches the play as defenseman Tomas Kaberle, of the Czech Republic, falls on Tampa Bay Lightning's Brad Richards as they lunge for a puck during...   (Associated Press)
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(Newser) – Brenden Morrow’s 10th goal of the season couldn’t have come at a better time for the Dallas Stars. The winger’s tally happened on a power-play with a minute left in overtime to give the Stars a 5-4 win over the Edmonton Oilers. Sergei Zubov notched three assists and scored a goal of his own for Dallas, according to the AP. Elsewhere in the NHL:

  • Chad Kilger scored two goals for the Maple Leafs in a 6-1 rout of the Tampa Bay Lightning. Toronto scored four in the second period.
  • Chris Pronger’s power-play goal with 1:45 left in overtime gave the Anaheim Ducks a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets. Jean-Sebastien Giguere stopped 32 shots for the Ducks.