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|Benn, Lehtonen Lead Stars Past Blackhawks
|DALLAS (AP) -- Jamie Benn extended his point streak to nine games with a goal and an assist, Kari Lehtonen made 23 saves for his 16th NHL shutout, and the Dallas Stars beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-0 on Thursday night.
Steve Ott, Brenden Morrow, Jason Williams and Brandon Segal added goals for Dallas, which ended a two-game skid.
Mike Ribeiro and Brad Richards had two assists each in support of Lehtonen, who has two shutouts in four games.
Chicago dropped to 9-2-2 in its last 13 games.
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