03/06 22:26 CST Seguin's hat trick leads Stars past Canucks, 6-1
Seguin's hat trick leads Stars past Canucks, 6-1
DALLAS (AP) --- Tyler Seguin had three goals and two assists to lead the Dallas
Stars to a 6-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night.
Jamie Benn, Alex Goligoski and Ryan Garbutt also scored for Dallas, which built
a 5-0 lead. Kari Lehtonen made 31 saves, and Benn and Rich Peverley each had
Seguin scored twice in the first period, and completed his hat trick at 12:53
of the third. His third three-goal game this season tied Bill Guerin and Mike
Modano for the Stars record.
Vancouver's Zac Dalpe scored at 18:15 of the second period.
Dallas solidified its hold on the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western
Conference, improving to 9-3-2 in their last 14 goals.
The fading Canucks, 11th in the West, dropped to 1-10-1 in their last 12 and
fell four points behind Dallas.