Dallas, which improved its points streak to six straight games, scored three goals in 6:17 to tie the game 3-3 in the third and force overtime. Brenden Morrow, Mike Ribeiro, and Philippe Boucher scored for Dallas in regulation. Mike Smith stopped 31 shots.
Kris Draper had a goal and an assist for Detroit, Todd Bertuzzi got his first goal as a member of the Red Wings, and Kirk Maltby also scored. Dominik Hasek made 21 saves.