Hintz, Glendening help Stars defeat Flyers for first win in regulation


DALLAS — The Dallas Stars won for the first time in regulation this season, 5-2 against the Philadelphia Flyers at the American Airlines Center on Saturday.

Dallas (5-6-2) had won three games in overtime and one in a shootout.

Roope Hintz and Luke Glendening each had a goal and an assist, and Anton Khudobin made 31 saves for the Stars, who were 1-4-2 in the past seven games.

James van Riemsdyk and Ivan Provorov scored, and Martin Jones made 26 saves for the Flyers (7-4-2).

Glendening tipped a John Klingberg shot from the point to give the Stars a 1-0 lead at 13:23 of the first period.

Hintz extended the lead to 2-0 by knocking in a rebound of a Denis Gurianov shot past a sprawling Jones at 12:22 of the second period.

Van Riemsdyk made it 2-1 at 16:36 when he was credited with a goal that was put in by Glendening during a net-front scramble.

Tyler Seguin deflected a Jacob Peterson shot as he drove to the front of the net 26 seconds later to increase the lead to 3-1 at 17:02.

Joe Pavelski scored on a rebound of a Hintz shot on a power play at 2:27 of the third period to extend the lead to 4-1.

Provorov brought the Flyers within 4-2 with a power-play goal on a slapshot from the blue line at 8:07.

Radek Faksa scored into an empty net at 17:57 for the 5-2 final.

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