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Video: Stars’ Dillon totally meant to score this way

Feb 12, 2013, 11:20 PM EDT

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Brenden Dillon, 22, is one of the young defensemen who are inspiring some hope for the Dallas Stars’ future. The franchise should get especially excited if he can regularly score goals like he did early in Tuesday night’s game against the Edmonton Oilers:

It’s tempting to make a pool joke here, but instead, it also conjures up memories of the McDonald’s commercial where Michael Jordan and Larry Bird faced off in a game of H-O-R-S-E:

Too bad Nike doesn’t sell sweet sweaters like the one Jordan was wearing in that ad.

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