Stastny leads Avalanche past Stars

Paul Stastny scored the tiebeaking goal on a power
play at 10:35 of the third period to help the Colorado Avalanche
beat the Dallas Stars 2-1 on Saturday.
Stastny deflected teammate Erik Johnson's shot past goalie Kari
Lehtonen 13 seconds after Dallas' Steve Ott went to the penalty box
for hooking.
David Jones also scored, and Jean-Sebastien Giguere stopped 21
shots for the Avalanche. Colorado rebounded from a 3-2 overtime
loss in Nashville on Thursday night that dropped them to 0-2-1 in
their last three. They are 10-3-1 in their last 14.
Vernon Fiddler scored for Dallas, and Lehtonen made 21 saves.