Dallas Stars left wing Jamie Benn (14) prepares to pass as Florida Panthers center Nick Bjugstad (27) defends in the first period of an NHL hockey preseason game, in Sunrise, Fla., Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
SUNRISE, Fla. - Ales Hemsky scored the only goal in a shootout in the Dallas Stars' 4-3 exhibition victory over the Florida Panthers on Wednesday night.
Hemsky beat Michael Houser with a deke to the backhand in the top half of the fourth round. Jussi Rynnas stopped all four Florida shooters in the tiebreaker, securing the victory with a save against Dave Bolland.
Dallas' Alex Goligoski tied it at 3 midway through the third period, and Patrick Eaves and Kevin Connauton also scored for the Stars. Dallas opened the preseason Monday night with a 4-3 victory over St. Louis.
Shane O'Brien, Bolland and Brandon Pirri scored for the Panthers in their first game under new head coach Gerard Gallant.