NHL

Oilers dominate Stars in 7-1 victory

  • Edmonton Oilers' Zack Kassian (44), David Desharnais (13) and Benoit Pouliot (67) celebrate a goal against the Dallas Stars during second period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alberta, Tuesday, March 14, 2017. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Edmonton Oilers' Zack Kassian (44), David Desharnais (13) and Benoit Pouliot (67) celebrate a goal against the Dallas Stars during second period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alberta, Tuesday, March 14, 2017. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

  • Dallas Stars' Antti Niemi (31) makes a save as Edmonton Oilers' Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (93) looks for a rebound during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Edmonton, Alberta, Tuesday, March 14, 2017. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Dallas Stars' Antti Niemi (31) makes a save as Edmonton Oilers' Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (93) looks for a rebound during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Edmonton, Alberta, Tuesday, March 14, 2017. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

  • Dallas Stars' John Klingberg (3) and Edmonton Oilers' Benoit Pouliot (67) vie in the corner for the puck during second period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alberta, Tuesday, March 14, 2017. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Dallas Stars' John Klingberg (3) and Edmonton Oilers' Benoit Pouliot (67) vie in the corner for the puck during second period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alberta, Tuesday, March 14, 2017. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

Patrick Maroon had a goal and an assist and the Edmonton Oilers snapped a three-game skid with a 7-1 victory over the Dallas Stars on Tuesday night.

Benoit Pouliot, Oscar Klefbom, Darnell Nurse, David Desharnais, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Connor McDavid also scored for the Oilers, who are 2-2-1 through five games of an eight-game homestand.

Brett Ritchie scored for the Stars, who have lost three straight.