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PHILADELPHIA - JANUARY 12: Toby Petersen #17 of the Dallas Stars skates against the Philadelphia Flyers on January 12, 2010 at Wachovia Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Flyers defeated the Stars 6-3. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
DALLAS (AP) -- Toby Petersen, Steve Ott and Michael Ryder each scored goals and the Dallas Stars ended a five-game losing streak with a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Monday night. Kari Lehtonen made 17 saves for the Stars, who had been outscored 21-4 during the five-game skid. Before the game, Canadian businessman Tom Gaglardi was introduced to the crowd as the Stars new owner and dropped the puck for the ceremonial faceoff. Gaglardi's purchase of the team was approved by the NHL last week. Radek Dvorak wrapped up the win with a short-handed empty-netter with 1:24 left, Dvorak's first goal of the season. Rookie Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, who had five assists in the Oilers' 9-2 win over Chicago on Saturday night, scored eighth goal of the season for Edmonton. Nikolai Khabibulin stopped 31 shots for Edmonton, which 1-5 in its past six games.
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