Quotes from Jarret Stoll, who had his first two goals of the season tonight. Stoll stopped by, as he boarded the bus, to add that he wanted to give Scott Parse credit for making a great pass, in his first NHL game, on Stoll’s second goal..
(on his game…)
STOLL: “You always want to contribute any way you can, whether it’s scoring goals or whatever, just anything you can bring to help the team win. We got the win tonight, which was huge.’’
(on his line providing some secondary scoring…)
STOLL: “Yeah, I think our lines are now kind of all over the map, but it’s nice to score for sure, and contribute. It’s been a while since I put one in, so it’s a good feeling, and a great feeling to get the win, especially in this building the way they’re playing and all the momentum that they’ve so far created this season. It’s nice to come in here and get a big two points. Big game tomorrow, again, at home, so we know how tough those games are, back to back. It’s just a great team effort. We played OK. We didn’t play great but we played well enough to win. Quickie played good and we got timely goals, which was huge. Simmer’s goal in the third was great, to make it 4-2. We knew they weren’t going to stop. We knew they were going to keep coming. They’re a young, resilient group, and we knew that, but we weathered the storm at the end and got the two points.’’
(on closing out the win in the third period, after Thursday’s third-period letdown…)
STOLL: “We put together two pretty good periods at home the other night. It was one of those games too, where we found a way to win, and at the end of the day we found a way to win that Dallas game. Today here, it was 2-2 after two. We needed a good third period to win the game and we brought that.’’