Dallas Stars News and Rumors

Wild-card primer: who makes it and who misses in the East and W…

Wild-card primer: who makes it and who misses in the East and West?

thehockeynews.com Updated 3 hours ago
When the NHL changed the playoff format to include wild-card teams last season, it’s unlikely even they could have imagined a scenario in which the races for the final playoff berths in each conference would be this tight. With less than 10 games remain…
Share Tweet
  • Watch Jason Spezza’s magic hands set up Jamie Benn for tap-in

    Watch Jason Spezza’s magic hands set up Jamie Benn for tap-in

    thehockeynews.com 9 hours ago
    It may seem like this hasn’t been the kind of season we’ve come to expect from Jason Spezza, but rest assured he still has an incredible pair of hands and he put them on display Wednesday night. Midway through the second period of Dallas’ tilt with Calg…
    Share Tweet
  • Deryk Engelland delivers potentially crucial point to Flames

    Deryk Engelland delivers potentially crucial point to Flames

    yahoo.com 16 hours ago
    The Dallas Stars were going to be the spoiler for the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night. The Stars had a 2-0 lead, blew it to the Calgary Flames, went up 3-2 late in the second period and then … let Deryk Engelland tie the game in the final 10 minute…
    Share Tweet
  • Around the League notebook: Wednesday, March 25

    Around the League notebook: Wednesday, March 25

    NHL.com 17 hours ago
    WEDNESDAY'S RESULTS Home Team in Caps PHILADELPHIA 4, Chicago 1 EDMONTON 4, Colorado 3 Dallas 4, CALGARY 3 (SO) STARS OUTLAST FLAMES TO EXTEND WINNING STREAK The Dallas Stars surrendered leads of 2-0 and 3-2, but Tyler Seguin scored the lo...
    Share Tweet
  • NHL Capsules: CALGARY - Ales Hemsky scored twice in regulation,…

    NHL Capsules: CALGARY - Ales Hemsky scored twice in regulation,…

    NHL.com yahoo.com 17 hours ago
    CALGARY - Ales Hemsky scored twice in regulation, Tyler Seguin had the only goal in the shootout, and the Dallas Stars beat the Calgary Flames 4-3 Wednesday night for their seventh win in eight games. Seguin got a shot past Karri Ramo in the ...
    Share Tweet
  • NHL Three Stars: Mason grounds Hawks; Hemsky damages Flames' ho…

    NHL Three Stars: Mason grounds Hawks; Hemsky damages Flames' hopes

    yahoo.com 17 hours ago
    No. 1. Star: Steve Mason, Philadelphia Flyers Stopped 34 of 35 Blackhawks shots on goal in a 4-1 victory. Mason improved to a 2.25 goals against average and .926 save percentage on the season. The win broke a two-game losing skid for Mason. The Flyers a…
    Share Tweet
  • Mark your calendars – the date has been set for the NHL’s most …

    Mark your calendars – the date has been set for the NHL’s most anticipated draft lottery in years

    thehockeynews.com 19 hours ago
    For months now, hockey fans have slowly built their anticipation for one of the most highly-consequential NHL draft lotteries since the process was introduced in 1995. And now it appears the league has settled on a date people can circle on their calend…
    Share Tweet
  • NHL Three Stars: Hartnell tricks Ducks; Dubnyk wins again for W…

    NHL Three Stars: Hartnell tricks Ducks; Dubnyk wins again for Wild

    yahoo.com Mar 25 (yesterday)
    No. 1 Star: Scott Hartnell, Columbus Blue Jackets Hartnell tallied his eighth career NHL hat trick as the Blue Jackets dispatched the Anaheim Ducks 5-3. Hartnell’s goals came at even strength, on the power play and finally, into an empty net to give the…
    Share Tweet
  • Stars captain Benn questionable for Wednesday

    Stars captain Benn questionable for Wednesday

    NHL.com Mar 24 (2 days ago)
    Dallas Stars captain Jamie Benn is questionable for the game Wednesday at the Calgary Flames. Benn sustained an undisclosed injury late in the Stars' 4-3 win against the Buffalo Sabres and did not practice Tuesday. "Jamie is a little bit o...
    Share Tweet
  • NHL Playoff Death Watch: Everyone wins in the West (except Avs,…

    NHL Playoff Death Watch: Everyone wins in the West (except Avs, Sharks)

    yahoo.com Mar 24 (2 days ago)
    Since we're down to the final moments of postseason life for teams in contention, Puck Daddy solemnly begins a daily countdown to annihilation. The Western Conference bubble teams all did their duty on Monday night, as the Flames, Wild, Jets, Kings and …
    Share Tweet
  • Cody Eakin's 3rd-period goal gives Stars 4-3 win over Sabres

    Cody Eakin's 3rd-period goal gives Stars 4-3 win over Sabres

    NHL.com Mar 24 (3 days ago)
    DALLAS - Cody Eakin's goal capped off the Dallas Stars' comeback on Monday night. The Stars trailed by a goal after two periods. "We talked about desperation, and get dirty and create traffic and get some guys in front," Eakin said. Cap...
    Share Tweet
  • NHL Three Stars: Kopitar leads Kings; Leafs hit attendance low

    NHL Three Stars: Kopitar leads Kings; Leafs hit attendance low

    yahoo.com Mar 24 (3 days ago)
    No. 1 Star: Anze Kopitar, Los Angeles Kings The Kings needed a star effort, and got one from their star center: a goal and two assists to account for their 3-1 win over the New Jersey Devils. Kopitar assisted on first-period goals by Andrej Sekera and T…
    Share Tweet
  • The 10 most surprising struggles of 2014-15

    The 10 most surprising struggles of 2014-15

    thehockeynews.com Mar 23 (3 days ago)
    As much as a story like the resurgent New York Islanders or the Andrew Hammond-led Ottawa Senators pleases us, there will always be teams or players that fail to meet expectations. Be it simply a down year or a minor – or major, when it comes to a team …
    Share Tweet
  • What does late playoff push mean for Dallas Stars?

    What does late playoff push mean for Dallas Stars?

    yahoo.com Mar 23 (3 days ago)
    The Ottawa Senators cannot be the only team to come from the depths of mediocrity and make an unbelievable run to the playoffs. There has to be another squad that can make a postseason race a little more interesting. With the Kings and Sharks swooning i…
    Share Tweet
  • Pavelec, Turris, Bishop named 'Three Stars' of week

    Pavelec, Turris, Bishop named 'Three Stars' of week

    NHL.com Mar 23 (3 days ago)
    NEW YORK – Winnipeg Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec, Ottawa Senators center Kyle Turris and Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending March 22. FIRST STAR – ONDREJ PAVELEC, G, WINNIPEG ...
    Share Tweet
  • NHL Three Stars: Stepan leads Rangers rout; Edler's late goal b…

    NHL Three Stars: Stepan leads Rangers rout; Edler's late goal beats Coyotes

    yahoo.com Mar 22 (4 days ago)
    No. 1 Star: Derek Stepan, New York Rangers Eleven Rangers registered a point as New York routed the Anaheim Ducks 7-2. Stepan led the way with a pair of goals and an assist, his first points in a month. Keith Yandle handed out three helpers and Cam Talb…
    Share Tweet
  • NHL Three Stars: Price goes nine on shutouts; Turris' goals lea…

    NHL Three Stars: Price goes nine on shutouts; Turris' goals lead to burgers

    yahoo.com Mar 22 (5 days ago)
    No. 1. Star: Carey Price, Montreal Canadiens The star Canadiens netminder stopped 29 of 29 San Jose shots on goal in a 2-0 victory. With his ninth shutout, Price is the first Canadiens goaltender with nine or more shutouts since Ken Dryden had 10 in 197…
    Share Tweet
  • Video - Stars Stun Penguins 01:06

    Stars Stun Penguins

    Mar 19
    The Stars topped the Penguins 2-1 for their fourth win in five games.
  • Video - Blues Blank Stars 00:43

    Blues Blank Stars

    Mar 15
    Jake Allen had 28 saves while Vladimir Tarasenko scored his 34th goal of the season in St. Louis' 3-0 win over Dallas.
  • Video - Stars Win Third Straight 00:36

    Stars Win Third Straight

    Mar 13
    Tyler Seguin scored his 32nd goal of the season in Dallas' 4-2 win over Washington.
  • Video - Stars Edge Flyers 00:43

    Stars Edge Flyers

    Mar 10
    The Stars scored two unanswered goals en route to defeating the Flyers 2-1.

Sports Columnists

  • ESPN Now

    Mar 25
    LSU sophomore Jarell Martin announced that he is forgoing his final two years of eligibility to enter the NBA draft. The 6'10", 235-pound, 1st-Team Al...
  • NBA - Kawhi Leonard's hand in the Spurs' success

    Mar 25
    Kawhi Leonard has been known for his great mitts on D, and he has had a hand in the Spurs' recent March resurgence.
  • Arizona Players on Chad Ford's Big Board

    Mar 25
    Arizona Players on Chad Ford's Big Board
  • Kentucky Players on Chad Ford's Big Board

    Mar 25
    Kentucky Players on Chad Ford's Big Board