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Dallas Stars' Brett Ritchie (25) is checked by Edmonton Oilers' Nikita Nikitin (86) as goalie Richard Bachman (32) makes the save during first period NHL hockey action in Edmonton, Alta., on Friday March 27, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

Richard Bachman makes 29 saves, earns shutout as Oilers blank Stars 4-0

The Edmonton Oilers continue to mess with visiting teams' playoff plans. Richard Bachman made 29 saves to record his second-career shutout as the Oilers dealt the Dallas Stars' post-season prospects a blow with a 4-0 victory on Friday. Jordan Eberle, Derek Roy, Benoit Pouliot and Andrew Miller scored for the Oilers (22-40-13), who have won two in a row. Kari Lehtonen made 24 saves as the Stars …