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Forum staff reports, Published January 18 2014

Prosser nets winner as Wild score overtime victory

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Defenseman Nate Prosser scored in overtime as the Minnesota Wild beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 on Saturday night.

Prosser delivered just his second goal of the season and his second in as many games when he snapped the rebound of a Nino Niederreiter shot past Dallas goalie Kari Lehtonen from close range.

Dallas 0 1 1 0— 2

Minnesota 1 1 0 1— 3

First Period—1, Minnesota, Haula 1 (unassisted) 7:11.

Second Period—2, Dallas, Garbutt 10 (Fiddler, Peverley) 11:57. 3, Minnesota, Suter 6 (Mitchell, Brodin) 14:09.

Third Period—4, Dallas, Chiasson 9 (Goligoski, Seguin) 9:32 (pp).

Overtime—5, Minnesota, Prosser 2 (Niederreiter, Coyle) 2:42.

Shots on Goal—Dallas 9-13-11-2—35. Minnesota 3-6-8-2—19.

Power-play opportunities—Dallas 1 of 3. Minnesota 0 of 3.

Goalies—Dallas Lehtonen 17-13-8 (19 shots-16 saves). Minnesota Kuemper 4-2-0 (35-33).

A—19,192 (18,064). T—2:36.