Even a veteran like Jaromir Jagr can still get excited about scoring in overtime.
The 40-year-old forward scored 1:46 into the extra period, lifting the Dallas Stars to a 3-2 victory over the injury-riddled Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday night for their first winning streak of the season.
Jagr beat goalie Devan Dubnyk with a high wrist shot for his third goal of the year.
''That feeling never gets old,'' Jagr said. ''When you score in overtime, everybody is talking about it. That was a big goal for us.''
Jamie Benn and Derek Roy scored in regulation for the Stars (5-5-1), who have won two in a row.
Dallas coach Glen Gulutzan was relieved his team came away with the win, but thought it shouldn't have allowed the Oilers back into the game in the third period.
''I liked the win in overtime, but I didn't like the response after our two goals,'' he said. ''We kept on turning the puck over and over and putting the game in jeopardy. Until we realize that we are a team that has to grind...