DALLAS, Feb. 24 (UPI) --
Cristopher Nilstorp recorded his first career victory Saturday, making 31 saves for Dallas in the Stars' 3-1 decision over San Jose.
Nilstorp, a 29-year-old veteran of the Swedish Elite League, notched his first NHL win in his fourth North American start as Dallas snapped a two-game losing streak.
Jaromir Jagr and Jamie Benn each supplied a goal and an assist while Michael Ryder also scored for the Stars.
Antti Niemi coughed up three goals on 28 shots for the Sharks, who completed a 1-4-1 road trip.
Patrick Marleau got San Jose's only score.
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