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|- No scoring. Penalties - Chris Stewart, St. Louis (Holding the stick), 4:33; Kris Russell, St. Louis (Cross checking), 7:43; Kevin Shattenkirk, St. Louis (Delay of game), 9:58; Reilly Smith, Dallas (Hi-sticking), 12:49; Jamie Benn, Dallas (Roughing), 18:52; David Backes, St. Louis (Roughing), 18:52.|
|- 1, St Louis Goal - Kris Russell (6), from Chris Stewart and Jamie Langenbrunner at 11:05. Penalties - Barret Jackman, St. Louis (Fighting (maj)), 5:34; Ryan Garbutt, Dallas (Fighting (maj)), 5:34; Scott Glennie, Dallas (Holding), 13:32; Adam Pardy, Dallas (Tripping), 16:44; Alexander Steen, St. Louis (Slashing), 16:49.|
|- 2, St Louis Power-Play Goal - Alexander Steen (15), from Kevin Shattenkirk and Alex Pietrangelo at 7:54. 3, Dallas Goal - Ryan Garbutt (2), from Loui Eriksson and Jordie Benn at 9:09. 4, St Louis Power-Play Goal - David Perron (21), from T.J. Oshie at 13:44. 5, Dallas Goal - Philip Larsen (3), from Alex Goligoski and Tomas Vincour at 16:56. Penalties - Loui Eriksson, Dallas (Tripping), 7:01; Vladimir Sobotka, St. Louis (Illegal check to head), 8:19; Jamie Benn, Dallas (Cross checking), 8:19; Ryan Garbutt, Dallas (Hooking), 11:47.|