PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Vernon Fiddler scored the go-ahead goal late in the third period to lift the Dallas Stars to a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night.

Brett Ritchie also scored for the Stars, who won for just the fourth time in their last 38 trips to Philadelphia.

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Luke Schenn scored for the free-falling Flyers, who lost their third straight to tumble further out of playoff contention. The loss snapped a six-game home point streak for Philadelphia, which lost at home in regulation for just the second time in 13 games.

Fiddler scored the game-winner with about 6 minutes left in the third period. Colton Sceviour centered a pass from the right boards and Fiddler redirected it past Steve Mason from the goalie’s doorstep.

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Kari Lehtonen made 24 saves to earn his first career victory.


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