Maurer has 3 saves, Dallas ties Real Salt Lake 0-0
SANDY, Utah -- Jimmy Maurer posted his fifth shutout in his 13th start of the season, and Dallas played Real Salt Lake to a 0-0 tie on Saturday night.
Maurer finished with three saves and two crosses caught for Dallas (6-5-7), which managed to secure a point and move into a tie with Los Angeles for fifth in the Western Conference despite being shut out for the second consecutive game.
Real Salt Lake (5-7-7) - which has four losses and just one win in its last six games - had 55% possession and outshot Dallas 24-8.
RSL fell below the Western Conference playoff line with 22 points, two behind Vancouver and San Jose and one ahead of 10th-place Houston.