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Stars give Kari Lehtonen new deal

Updated: September 14, 2012, 12:59 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

The Dallas Stars signed goaltender Kari Lehtonen to a five-year contract extension worth $29.5 million through the 2017-18 season.

Lehtonen, 28, was acquired by the Stars a few weeks before the trade deadline in February 2010 as the club's eventual replacement for longtime netminder Marty Turco.

Lehtonen was 32-22-4 last season with a .922 save percentage and a 2.33 goals-against average. He had four shutouts in 59 games.

In his time with Dallas, Lehtonen has set or tied career ...

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