Found November 18, 2013 on The Pensblog:
The Penguins put Dustin Jeffrey on waivers over the weekend. The Dallas Stars picked him up.   We now say goodbye to one of the more disappointing prospects in recent memory.   Who was Dustin Jeffrey? Jeffrey was drafted in round six of the 2007 entry draft, which may be Shero's worst draft as GM. Now that Jeffrey is gone, only Robert Bortuzzo remains. Jeffrey signed with the Pens in October 2007. He joined WBS for the playoff run in 2008 and then went to the Pittsburgh training camp in October 2008. - From 2009 to 2011, Jeffrey was easily the most productive Penguins prospect. - He got his major shot with the Pens in 2011: - Jeffrey made the most of the Pens injuries in 2011. - Everything came crashing down, though, when Jeffrey blew out his ACL in a game against Philly. - Remember thinking at the time that the Penguins really missed Jeffrey down the stretch in 2011.   Top Three Memorable moments - The tim...

Dallas Stars Claim Dustin Jeffrey Off Waivers

Jeffrey may soon get the chance to actually play a hockey game with another team. Photo Credit: The Dallas Stars claimed long-time project, Dustin Jeffrey off waivers today. Jeffrey has scored 15 goals and 13 assists as a member of the Penguins in 100 NHL games. This season, Jeffrey has one point (an assist) in 10 games. Jeffrey made his NHL debut with the Penguins...

Dallas Stars: Success north of the border, Olympic consideration

On November 3rd, the Dallas Stars went on a three game road trip, coming out with three wins over the Ottawa Senators, Boston Bruins, and the Detroit Red Wings in that order. After a disappointing home game against Chicago, the Stars packed up again for another three game road trip to Western Canada. This resulted in another three wins on the road, moving their road game winning...

Bill Meltzer: Star Gazing: Lehtonen Backstops Stars to Road Trip Sweep

The Dallas Stars completed a sweep of their three-game western Canada road trip and ran their November record to 6-1-1 after downing the Vancouver Canucks, 2-1, on Sunday night. Valeri Nichushkin and Erik Cole scored for Dallas, while Kari Lehtonen made 42 saves. Quite simply, the Stars are a different team when they have a healthy Lehtonen in the lineup than they are without...

Dallas Stars hope to end lengthy playoff drought

For the Dallas Stars, qualifying to compete in the Stanley Cup playoffs is a dream that often goes unrealized. Not since 2007-08 has the franchise that won a Cup in 1999 played so much as a single first round series…Read more →The post Dallas Stars hope to end lengthy playoff drought appeared first on The Hockey Daily.

Stars complete sweep of second straight road trip

Vancouver has been a rather tough place for the Dallas Stars to play in recent history, so it's almost a shame that the Canucks are no longer in the same division as Dallas and that this week's trek through western Canada will be the only one the Stars go on during the regular season. However, division rival or not, the Stars earned what first-year head coach Lindy Ruff...

Stars hold off Canucks 2-1

Kari Lehtonen made 42 saves and the Dallas Stars defeated the Vancouver Canucks 2-1 on Sunday. Valeri Nichushkin and Erik Cole scored for Dallas (11-7-2), which was coming off a 7-3 victory over the Calgary Flames on Thursday and extended its road winning streak to six games. Henrik Sedin scored for Vancouver (11-8-3), which got 21 saves from Roberto Luongo as the Canucks dropped...

Pittsburgh Penguins Recall Brian Gibbons

Source: Citizens Voice After forward Dustin Jeffrey was claimed by Dallas yesterday, the Pittsburgh Penguins had an opening on their active roster. The team just announced that forward Brian Gibbons will be filling that roster spot as he was recalled from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. The 25-year-old currently leads Pittsburgh’s AHL affiliate in assists (15) and points (22). His 22...

Carol Schram: Vancouver Canucks Game Day: November 17 vs. Dallas Stars

Follow me on Twitter @pool88. Dallas Stars at Vancouver Canucks – Sunday November 17 - 5:00 pm - Sportsnet Pacific, Fox Sports Southwest Vancouver Canucks 11-7-3 fifth in Pacific Division Dallas Stars 10-7-2 tied for fifth in Central Division The Vancouver Canucks will look to end their first three-game winless streak of the season when they face off against the Dallas...

Stars Of The Week

NEW YORK (Nov. 18, 2013) – Los Angeles Kings goaltender Ben Scrivens, Dallas Stars center Tyler Seguin and Minnesota Wild goaltender Josh Harding have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending Nov. 17. Continue reading "Stars Of The Week"

Dana Heinze Twitter Pics of the Week

By: Casey Johnston (@CaseyR82) Pittsburgh Penguins Head Equipment Manager Dana Heinze has a Twitter account (@RealDanaHeinze) that you should all be following.  Every gameday he posts pictures from the arena and locker room.  These are just a few of my favorites from this week. Apparently someone on the Penguins’ staff likes gum.  The gum needs its own bag complete with name...
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