DALLAS - Lars Eller broke a tie midway through the third period, Max Pacioretty had two goals and two assists, and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Dallas Stars 6-4 on Thursday night.

P.K. Subban had a goal and three assists, and Brendan Gallagher and David Desharnais also scored for Montreal, which finished a season-high six-game road trip at 3-2-1.

Eller put a wrist shot into the top of the net after the Stars scored twice in a three-minute span to tie it.

Valeri Nichushkin converted a penalty shot for Dallas. Jamie Benn, Tyler Seguin and Brenden Dillon tallied for the Stars.

Dallas (20-13-7) lost in regulation for the first time in eight games, ending its longest streak of games with a point this season at 5-0-2.

Scoring Summary
1st Period
06:12DAL Jamie Benn (14) ASST: Tyler Seguin (20), Kevin Connauton (3) 1 - 0 DAL
11:00MTL Max Pacioretty (18) ASST: P.K. Subban (24) 1 - 1 Tie
2nd Period
01:35MTL David Desharnais (5) ASST: P.K. Subban (25), Brendan Gallagher (9) 2 - 1 MTL
05:23DAL PS - Valeri Nichushkin (8) ASST: NONE 2 - 2 Tie
06:30MTL P.K. Subban (7) ASST: Max Pacioretty (5), Carey Price (2) 3 - 2 MTL
3rd Period
03:30MTL PPG - Brendan Gallagher (11) ASST: Max Pacioretty (6), David Desharnais (15) 4 - 2 MTL
07:42DAL PPG - Tyler Seguin (21) ASST: Cody Eakin (11), Kevin Connauton (4) 4 - 3 MTL
08:29DAL Brenden Dillon (5) ASST: Alex Goligoski (12), Rich Peverley (13) 4 - 4 Tie
10:39MTL Lars Eller (10) ASST: Travis Moen (7) 5 - 4 MTL
18:56MTL EN - Max Pacioretty (19) ASST: P.K. Subban (26) 6 - 4 MTL
Three Stars of the Game
P.K. Subban
P.K. Subban
G: 1Shots: 2
A: 3Hits: 6
PTS: 4PIM: 0
+/-: 3TOI: 23:52
Max Pacioretty
Max Pacioretty
G: 2Shots: 7
A: 2Hits: 0
PTS: 4PIM: 2
+/-: 3TOI: 19:58
Tyler Seguin
Tyler Seguin
G: 1Shots: 2
A: 1Hits: 0
PTS: 2PIM: 0
+/-: -3TOI: 16:46
Penalty Summary
1st Period
08:12MTL Alex Galchenyuk  Slashing against  Vernon Fiddler
18:13DAL Valeri Nichushkin  Holding the stick against  Brian Gionta
2nd Period
02:09DAL Cameron Gaunce  Fighting (maj) against  Ryan White
02:09MTL Ryan White  Fighting (maj) against  Cameron Gaunce
04:56DAL Antoine Roussel  Fighting (maj) against  Travis Moen
04:56MTL Travis Moen  Fighting (maj) against  Antoine Roussel
05:02MTL Tomas Plekanec  Roughing against  Erik Cole
05:02DAL Erik Cole  Roughing against  Tomas Plekanec
09:58MTL Max Pacioretty  Hooking against  Erik Cole
12:42DAL Vernon Fiddler  Roughing against  Max Pacioretty
3rd Period
03:08DAL Cody Eakin  Hi-sticking against  Brendan Gallagher
06:31MTL Brendan Gallagher  Roughing against  Ryan Garbutt
19:39DAL Antoine Roussel  Slashing against  Alex Galchenyuk
shots by period
Team Stats
Power Plays1/41/3
Faceoff Wins2142
Blocked Shots2114
Penalty Minutes1820
6D. MurrayD0001017:06
8B. PrustL0010013:56
11B. GallagherR1121217:38
14T. PlekanecC0000220:09
17R. BourqueR0002015:28
21B. GiontaR0002017:07
26J. GorgesD0000018:29
27A. GalchenyukC00-11210:29
32T. MoenL0111511:03
49M. BournivalL00-1107:16
51D. DesharnaisC1123017:52
53R. WhiteC000154:52
55F. BouillonD0011020:47
61R. DiazD0001017:18
67M. PaciorettyL2237219:58
76P. SubbanD1332023:52
79A. MarkovD0020022:28
81L. EllerC1014017:03
31C. Price2832.87559:52
4B. DillonD10-12022:53
11D. JeffreyL000008:39
12A. ChiassonR0000016:30
14J. BennL10-34017:34
16R. GarbuttC00-11014:16
17R. PeverleyC0102016:52
20C. EakinC0102216:41
21A. RousselL00-11713:14
22C. SceviourC0011010:44
23K. ConnautonD0216016:58
24J. BennD00-12020:17
27A. RomeD00-20017:28
33A. GoligoskiD01-21027:14
36C. GaunceD0001511:09
38V. FiddlerC00-11212:00
43V. NichushkinR10-14215:45
72E. ColeL0002218:34
91T. SeguinC11-32016:46
32K. Lehtonen2227.81559:43