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Associated Press, Published March 13 2012

Benn’s goal gives Stars a win against Wild

ST. PAUL – Jamie Benn’s goal early in the third period and Kari Lehtonen’s second consecutive shutout gave the Dallas Stars their sixth straight victory, 1-0 over the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night.

Benn scored for the third time in four games to give him 21 this season.

The Stars are the Western Conference’s hottest team is 10-0-1 in its last 11 games, with seven victories in regulation.

Dallas 0 0 1–1

Minnesota 0 0 0–0

Third period: 1, Dallas, Ja.Benn 21 (Morrow), 3:46.

Shots on Goal – Dallas 10-9-6 – 25. Minnesota 8-9-8 – 25.

Goalies: Dallas, Lehtonen 29-15-4 (25 shots-25 saves). Minnesota, Hackett 3-4-0 (25-24).