Vancouver Canucks Trevor Linden watches the puck slide past Dallas Stars goalie Marty Turco and into the net after redirecting the initial shot during the third period. (CP PHOTO/Richard Lam)
Henrik Sedin scored for Vancouver in the second period on the power play, with an assist from Daniel Sedin. Taylor Pyatt and Bryan Smolinski both scored empty-net goals. Joel Lundqvist registered Dallas' only goal.
Vancouver will now face the Anaheim Ducks in the Western Conference semifinals.