Miroslav Kopriva stopped 36 of 37 shots through regulation and overtime as well as all four Omaha skaters in the shootout to backstop Houston to a 2-1 win at the Toyota Center on Tuesday night.
Mattias Weinhandl netted the lone goal in regulation for Houston in the first period and tallied a shootout goal to help Houston secure two points in the standings.
Kopriva has won two of his last three starts, posting a 1.89 goals-against average and .950 save percentage in that span.
SAN ANTONIO 4, IOWA 1
The Rampage tallied four unanswered goals in the third period, after falling into a 1-0 deficit in the first period, to defeat the Iowa Stars 4-1 at Wells Fargo Arena.
Daniel Winnik tallied a pair of goals for San Antonio, who won its second straight game, only allowing one goal in each contest.
Marty Sertich scored the lone goal in the loss for Iowa.