Stars win Bowness’ 1st game as coach, shut out Devils 2-0

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Ben Bishop made 16 of his 26 saves in the third period and Dallas shut out the New Jersey Devils 2-0 on a Tuesday when the Stars fired head coach Jim Montgomery. It was Bishop’s first shutout this season and 32nd of his career in Rick Bowness’s first game as interim head coach. Radek Faksa and Joe Pavelski scored in the first period against Devils goalie Mackenzie Blackwood, who kept New Jersey in the game by making 33 saves.

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