Video: Stars’ Lehtonen earned his assist last night

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Kari Lehtonen made a big impact in the Dallas Stars’ 5-4 win against the Los Angeles Kings last night, and not just by stopped 37 out of 41 shots.

His impressive outlet pass set up Tyler Seguin for a big goal, as well:

It’s common for goalies to get assists, yet primary assists don’t happen very often for netminders. Kudos to Lehtonen, who made restored some confidence amid a shaky start to 2014-15.

Here’s a bonus highlight of new Stars defenseman Jason Demers landing a big hip check in his first game with the team: