Wild-Card Stars win 4-2 in Calgary to force a 7th

In the third period, the Dallas Stars skated with urgency. If not, it could have been their last.

Miro Heiskanen scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period and the Stars won 4-2 to force a Game 7 in their first-round Western Conference series.

Miro Heiskanen scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period and the Stars won 4-2 to force a Game 7 in their first-round Western Conference series.

"We need a good third." To try and turn that around, we wanted to try and get good thirds with the lead,” Pavelski said. 

They came out strong in the third and we didn't handle it. Tonight, everyone bought in. We made progress."

After a 3-1 home win in Game 5 on Wednesday, Calgary was in position to eliminate the wild-card Stars.

Heiskanen scored his first playoff goal with a 40-foot shot on Flames goalie Jacob Markstrom. Both teams scored twice in the second period.

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