Dallas at Phoenix

    Coyotes 3, Stars 2

    CBS SportsLine.com wire reports
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    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Owen Nolan scored twice in his home preseason debut to lead the Phoenix Coyotes to a 3-2 victory over the Dallas Stars on Wednesday night.

    Mike Zigomanis scored the winning goal and Steven Reinprecht added a pair of assists for the Coyotes, outscored 8-1 in their first two exhibition games -- both on the road.

    Eric Lindros and Jaroslav Modry scored for the Stars, who fell to 1-2 while playing their third game in three nights.

    Modry tied it at 2 on a power-play goal from the right circle against David LeNeveu with 11:11 remaining. But Zigomanis, after whiffing on his initial shot, beat Mike Smith from the low slot with 8:44 to go for a 3-2 Coyotes lead.

    Nolan had given Phoenix a 1-0 lead 88 seconds into the game on a rebound of his own shot. Lindros tied it at 18:38 of the period when he backhanded a low shot to Curtis Joseph's left.

    Nolan made it 2-1 at 4:10 of the second period on another rebound, pushing a loose puck past Dan Ellis from the top of the crease.

    Dallas just missed on a pair of opportunities to tie later in the second. Modry bounced a shot from the left off the crossbar with at 10:48, and Mike Modano missed a breakaway attempt off the right crossbar with 4:13 left in the period.

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    Scoring Summary
    1ST PERIOD
    1:28Owen Nolan - Assists: Steve Reinprecht and Ed Jovanovski
    18:38Eric Lindros - Assists: Jeff Halpern and Brenden Morrow
    2ND PERIOD
    4:10Owen Nolan - Assists: Steve Reinprecht and Matt Jones
    3RD PERIOD
    8:49Power Play - Jaroslav Modry - Assists: Marty Sertich and Eric Lindros
    10:16Mike Zigomanis - Assists: Enver Lisin and Keith Ballard
    Penalty Summary
    1ST PERIOD
    5:57Eric Lindros: tripping - minor
    9:08Matthew Spiller: hooking - minor
    12:38Matthew Spiller: holding - minor
    15:43Keith Ballard: interference - minor
    19:07Mike Green: hooking - minor
    2ND PERIOD
    2:37Kip Brennan: fighting - major
    2:37Georges Laraque: fighting - major
    5:30Jeff Halpern: roughing - double-minor
    5:30Keith Ballard: roughing - minor
    7:45Ladislav Nagy: slashing - minor
    7:45Ladislav Nagy: cross-checking - minor
    10:59Matthew Spiller: interference - minor
    14:20Kip Brennan: hooking - minor
    3RD PERIOD
    :21Jeff Halpern: high-sticking - double-minor
    :21Patrick Fischer: holding - minor
    3:38Philippe Boucher: hooking - minor
    4:24Ed Jovanovski: hooking - minor
    7:00Nick Boynton: slashing - minor
    13:00Philippe Boucher: holding - minor
    13:00Philippe Boucher: unsportsmanlike-conduct - minor
    14:03Keith Ballard: roughing - minor
    17:38Mike Comrie: hooking - minor
    18:55Janne Niinimaa: holding - minor
    SHOTS ON GOALS
     123OTT
    Phoenix4715 26
    Dallas8127 27
    GAME INFORMATION
    Attendance - 10379
    Game Time - 60:00
    Referees - Mike Leggo, Rob Shick
    Line Judges - Jonny Murray, Lyle Seitz
     
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