Found August 31, 2012 on
Have you ever seen an NHL player about whom you feel there is potential that is probably never going to be realized? He's an OK player, but seems a tad comfortable simply being a supporting cast player. He doesn't hurt the team but he sort of fades into the woodwork.
That's how I feel about Stars checking forward Tom Wandell.
I have followed his career with particular interest since a seem...
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Derek Roy tweeted last weekend that he had packed his bags, and was heading down to Dallas to officially begin his career as a Dallas Star. Roy was traded for Steve Ott and Adam Pardy in July. A week or so after the trade, the Stars medical staff had determined that it would be best for Roy to undergo shoulder surgery. As a precautionary move, Roy underwent successful surgery in order to avoid...
When the Dallas Stars selected Jamie Oleksiak with the 11th overall pick of the 2011 Draft, there were some who wondered aloud how much of the towering defenseman's boundless potential would ever be reached. That still remains to be seen in the years to come.
Even if parts of his game are still a bit raw as he enters the pro ranks in 2012-13, one could hardly the fault Dallas...