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Quick Recap: Stars 5, Canucks 1

Thursday, 04.18.2013 / 10:21 PM CT / News
By Mark Stepneski
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Quick Recap: Stars 5, Canucks 1

The Dallas Stars won for the sixth time in their last seven games, beating the Vancouver Canucks, 5-1, at American Airlines Center Thursday night. The Stars broke a 1-1 tie with three goals in the first half of the third period to take control of the game. Vernon Fiddler, Cody Eakin, Jamie Benn, Ray Whitney and Erik Cole scored goals for the Stars. Kari Lehtonen stopped 37 of 38 shots.

Stars take control in third period

The Stars turned the a 1-1 game into a 4-1 game by rattling off three goals in 5:27 early in the third period. Cody Eakin got things started, scoring on a two-on-one at the 1:24 mark to put the Stars up 2-1. Jamie Benn and Ray Whitney followed with goals to break the game open for the Stars.

Lehtonen sharp in return

Stars goaltender Kari Lehtonen was sharp in his return from a groin injury, stopping 37 of 38 shots. Lehtonen, who missed the last three games, was particularly sharp in the first two periods, stopping 26 of 27 shots.

Fiddler, Whitney stay hot

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WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 x - ANA 78 49 22 7 227 216 105
2 x - NSH 77 47 22 8 220 188 102
3 STL 75 46 22 7 228 186 99
4 CHI 75 45 24 6 213 175 96
5 MIN 76 44 25 7 219 186 95
6 VAN 75 43 27 5 215 203 91
7 WPG 76 39 25 12 215 201 90
8 CGY 76 41 28 7 224 201 89
9 LAK 75 37 24 14 200 188 88
10 DAL 76 37 29 10 236 243 84
11 SJS 76 37 30 9 212 215 83
12 COL 75 35 28 12 205 209 82
13 EDM 75 22 40 13 181 254 57
14 ARI 76 23 45 8 160 252 54

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Benn 76 28 44 -4 72
T. Seguin 66 34 35 -1 69
J. Spezza 76 16 41 -3 57
J. Klingberg 59 11 27 6 38
C. Eakin 72 17 19 -2 36
T. Daley 62 16 19 -9 35
A. Goligoski 76 4 31 0 35
A. Hemsky 70 11 21 -6 32
S. Horcoff 72 11 17 8 28
V. Fiddler 74 12 14 -6 26
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
K. Lehtonen 34 15 10 .907 2.84
J. Enroth 14 26 2 .900 3.28
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