Stars Beat Golden Knights 3-2 In Overtime To Advance To Stanley Cup Finals

Dallas Stars at Vegas Golden Knights
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By NewsRadio 1080 KRLD

 Denis Gurianov scored on a one-timer during a power play 3:36 into overtime, and the Dallas Stars beat the Vegas Golden Knights 3-2 on Monday night to advance to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since 2000.

The Stars forced overtime in Game 5 of the Western Conference final with two goals in the final 10:06 of regulation. They closed it out after Zach Whitecloud was sent off for delay of game for knocking the puck out of play.

WE. ARE. NOT. GOING. HOME.#GoStars pic.twitter.com/FpTptDVYEY

— Dallas Stars (@DallasStars) September 15, 2020

Anton Khudobin had 34 saves for Dallas, facing only one shot in overtime. Captain Jamie Benn and Joel Kiviranta, a rookie like Gurianov, got the Stars even with goals in the third period.

The Stars are 5-0 in overtime this postseason. They also won 3-2 in Game 3 against Vegas, when Alexander Radulov scored 31 seconds into OT.

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