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EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- Michael Ryder scored two goals and added an assist to lift the Dallas Stars over the Edmonton Oilers 3-1 on Wednesday night. Mike Ribeiro also scored and had two assists for the Stars (42-30-5), who are locked in the tight Pacific Division race. Ales Hemsky had the lone goal for the Oilers (31-37-9), who were 5-0-2 in their previous seven games. Edmonton came close to going ahead early, just eight minutes in, on a short-handed 2-on-1 break, but Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen came across to make a kick pad save on Nick Schultz. Dallas took a 1-0 lead 11:43 in when Ryder sped around Jeff Petry and chipped the puck over the stick of diving goalie Devan Dubnyk for his 34th goal. The Stars took a two-goal lead 5:05 into the second period. Ribeiro took a return pass from Loui Eriksson on a 2-on-1 rush and banked the puck into the net off of Dubnyk. Ryder had a breakaway chance, but Dubnyk made a stick save to keep it at 2-0 after 40 minutes. Lehtonen kept the ...
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