Series (Game 1 of 2)

Series tied 1-1

Game 1: Saturday, September 22nd
Game 2: Thursday, September 27th

Stars 5

(1-2-1, 3 pts)

Coyotes 6

(3-1-1, 7 pts)

10:00 PM ET, September 22, 2007

Gila River Arena, Glendale, Arizona

1 2 3 T
DAL 3 0 25
ARI 1 3 26

S. Doan (RW):

M. Hanzal (C):

D. Carcillo (LW):

Coyotes 6, Stars 5

Associated Press

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Shane Doan scored two goals to lead the Phoenix Coyotes to a 6-5 preseason win over the Dallas Stars on Saturday night.

Daniel Carcillo, Ed Jovanovski, Peter Mueller and Martin Hanzal also scored for Phoenix (3-1-1).

Joel Lundqvist had two goals to lead Dallas (1-2-1). Niklas Hagman, Antti Miettinen and Chris Conner also scored for the Stars, who led 3-1 after the first period.

Doan picked up his first of the game early in the second period when he converted a centering pass from Niko Kapanen at 44 seconds. He then added an insurance goal at 14:47 of the final period.

Jovanovski scored the tying goal for the Coyotes, on the power play at 10:52 of the second, and Mueller had the go-ahead score at 18:16. Phoenix rookie Hanzal made it 5-3 at 7:17 of the third period.

After Lundqvist's second goal pulled the Stars within one, Doan restored the two-goal margin. Conner closed the scoring with 17 seconds left.

Lundqvist's first goal, when he converted a centering pass from Chris Conner at 1:21, gave the Stars a 1-0 lead. Hagman scored short-handed at 3:44.

Carcillo cut the margin in half as he flipped in a goalmouth scramble past Marty Turco at 5:13.

Because of five consecutive minors, Phoenix skated short-handed the final eight minutes of the first period, including three 5-on-3 disadvantages. In that span, Dallas managed one goal when Miettinen put the puck just under cross bar from 15 feet out at 18:48.

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