The Dallas Stars were eliminated from playoff contention Thursday night with a 2-0 road loss to the Nashville Predators.
Both teams were held scoreless through 2 periods. Nashville’s Francis Bouillon scored early in the 3rd period, followed by Patrik Hornqvist with 2 minutes remaining.
Dallas goaltender Kari Lehtonen stopped 29 of 31 shots, but the Stars could not generate any offense of their own. The Stars were 0-4 on the power play.
The Stars finish their season at home on Saturday against St. Louis.