Recapping the Trade Deadline: Moves made in Conference III

It was a wild trade deadline this year, a lot busier than usual, and a bunch of teams in Conference III made moves. The Stars, of course, made two moves. They sent Robidas to the Ducks for a conditional fourth-rounder and traded Dan Ellis for Tim Thomas straight-up.   Chicago Blackhawks Traded Brandon Pirri to […]

The Ryan Kesler Rumors and Other Daily Updates: March 2

The Pittsburgh Penguins are increasing their pursuit of Ryan Kesler, and it looks like they are ready to make an offer. The proposed deal has Ryan Kesler going to the Penguins in return for Brandon Sutter, two draft picks (a first and a third it looks like) and the Canucks choice of a defenseman between […]

Ryan Miller, Steve Ott Traded to the Blues

With the trade deadline coming up, there were indications that some big moves were coming up. Ryan Miller had been in the news for months, and a trade finally came to fruition as the St. Louis Blues traded Jaroslav Halak, Chris Stewart, prospect William Carrier a first-round pick in 2015 and a third-round pick in […]

Colton Sceviour Signs on for two more years

Some nice news out of the Stars camp this afternoon as it was announced that they re-signed Colton Sceviour to a two-year deal. The 24-year-old is in the midst of a fantastic season with the Texas Stars and leads the AHL with 31 goals. His 61 points on the season puts him third in the […]

Daily Update: Feb. 28, 2014

Interim GM Brian Burke won't be back with the Flames next year. That disaster up in Calgary continues to flourish. Christian Erhoff joined the list today of players available out there on the market. He submitted a no-trade list today of eight teams where he will not accept a trade. Erhoff is an interesting player […]

Recap Game 59: Stars Dominate, Beat Canes 4-1

Final Dallas 4 – Carolina 1   1st Period: 3:18 – Tyler Seguin (25)  Assists: Valeri Nichushkin (16), Jamie Benn (30) 6:13 – Brenden Dillon (6) (Shorthanded) Assist: Jamie Benn (31)   Top line got off to a great start quickly. They were able to score in the first five minutes of the game with […]

Game 59: Welcome back to hockey, Carolina Hurricanes @ Dallas Stars

Game 59: Carolina Hurricanes @ Dallas Stars 7:30 p.m. CT, February 27, 2014 American Airlines Center; Dallas, Texas   Hurricanes (26-23-9, 61 pts) While tonight might be the post-Olympic game for the Stars, the Hurricanes have already played (and lost) in their first game back. Carolina’s 3-2 loss to the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday was […]

Olympics Hockey: Benn, Nichushkin score in debuts

Group play began this morning for Men's hockey, and the Stars players made some very nice debuts.   Kari Lehtonen Kari didn't get any playing time today in Finland's 8-4 victory over Austria. Tuukka Rask got all the playing time in this game, though he didn't play particularly well. He allowed four goals on 20 […]

Stars Olympic Update

It's just a couple of days now until the start of Men's Hockey during the Olympics, and there have some updates for some Stars players and their roles in these games. I previously thought that Jamie Benn would be rolling on a line with a couple of Ducks, Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf, but that […]

Olympic Hockey: When and Where to Watch the Stars

Olympic Hockey is almost upon us. Rosters freeze on Friday afternoon, and the first preliminary games begin on Feb. 12. Three Stars players were selected by their respective teams, and here’s when and where you can catch a glimpse of them in action when you aren’t cheering on the U.S. team. *All games are listed […]

Game 57 Recap: Dallas Stars lose 2-1 in OT to Sharks

Final OT Dallas 1 – San Jose 2   1st Period: No scoring San Jose controlled this game for the first 10 minutes. They were playing at a frenetic pace and causing multiple turnovers from the Stars. Cody Eakin turned the puck over right in front of Kari and was lucky that the Sharks didn’t […]

Game 57: Dallas Stars @ San Jose Sharks

Game 57: Dallas Stars @ San Jose Sharks 9:30 p.m. CT, February 5, 2014 SAP Center; San Jose, California   Sharks (35-16-6, 76 pts) The Sharks are in the midst of one of their rougher stretches of the season. They’ve lost four of the last five games and have scored zero or one goal in […]

Game 56 Recap: Stars Win 3-1 over Phoenix 1

Final Dallas 3 – Phoenix 1   1st Period: No scoring There was very little to mention in this period. Neither team was really able to grab a hold of the momentum and have sustained pressure. There weren’t many dangerous shots or chances for either side. The Stars had one power-play chance in the period […]