The Stars beat the Jets 4-1 without Bowness, and moved on to 3-0


DALLAS (AFP) – Jani Hakanpa and Joel Kiviranta scored two goals in two frantic second-half minutes as the Dallas Stars beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-1, who were still without new coach Rick Bowness on Monday. night.

Hakanpaa scored his first goal of the season with a shot from nearly 60 feet off the top of the right circle with 4:22 left in the second, putting the Stars ahead 2-1 straight after they failed to score in a tough game.

“Sometimes I thought, ‘You know, I’m going to blow one up,’” Hakanba said. “It was good that I came in.”

Shortly thereafter, Gates goalkeeper Conor Helbwick couldn’t take a long shot from Nils Lundqvist but still denied Kiviranta up front. Kiviranta ended up falling, but got up and backed off the tuck while the Stars retained control. He then made one timer from the right circle on a cross ice walk from Esa Lindell.


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