The Dallas Stars beat the Minnesota Wild 2-1 Tuesday night in the first exhibition game of the season. The Wild will play at Winnipeg Wednesday night.

Ryan Hartman scored the Wild's lone goal, a shorthanded effort at 14:43 of the second period that tied the game at one. Alex Stalock got the start in net and made 19 saves on 21 shots.

The Wild will play at Winnipeg Wednesday night.