Roman Cervenka contributed a goal and a helper while Jay Bouwmeester, Jiri Hudler and Curtis Glencross all found the net for the Flames, who jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first period and were never headed.
Brendan Morrow tallied a pair of goals for the Stars, whose four-game winning streak was snapped.
Richard Bachman coughed up six goals on 22 shots in the loss.
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