Found January 16, 2012 on HockeyBuzz:
TEAMS: Dallas Stars
If the NHL handed out points for character to teams that show an ability to stay afloat through severe adversity, the Dallas Stars (24-18-1) might be leading the league right now. Alas, points are only earned through wins, and the Stars face an extremely tough task this week. Tonight, in the second game of three-in-four stretch (on the heels of a brutal travel week last week), the Stars are in...

WWE Diva Kelly Kelly Birthday Cake Boobs Slurped Up By NHLers

In case you forgot or were passed out that day, BC told you that WWE Diva Kelly Kelly was dating Dallas Stars’ defenseman Sheldon Souray. True, not the biggest of stories but you idiots seem to like wrestling – alot – so we have to tell you about Kelly’s birthday party over the weekend where her narcissism was turned into a cake with her likeness. The good news for us, Souray...

Injuries Deplete Dallas Front Lines

The All-Star break can’t come quickly enough for the Stars.Top centers Mike Ribeiro (MCL tear) and Jamie Benn (appendectomy) might be sidelined until after the break. Rookie center Tomas Vincour (sprained MCL) has been sidelined since mid-December, but he could return before the break.In their place, Tom Wandell, veteran mucker Steve Ott and possibly Toby Petersen must play bigger...

Stars LW Benn out 10-14 days due to appendectomy

Dallas Stars leading scorer Jamie Benn underwent an appendectomy Sunday. Benn, who was selected to play in the NHL All-Star Game, is expected to be sidelined for 10 to 14 days. The 22-year-old left wing has 13 goals and 29 assists in 43 games this season. With the All-Star Game scheduled for Jan. 29, it's uncertain if Benn will be healthy enough to play.

Dallas Stars Activate Tomas Vincour

The Dallas Stars have activated Tomas Vincour from the injured reserve and assigned Francis Wathier to the American Hockey League's Texas Stars. The Texas Stars are the primary affiliate in the AHL. The Dallas Stars announced on Dec. 20 that Vincour, 21, would be retroactively placed on injured reserve Dec. 15. He sustained a lower body injury in a game against the New York Islanders...

Loss of Benn and Ribeiro really shows in Stars 1-0 loss to Blues

Final Dallas 0 - St. Louis 1 Dallas played its first game last night without the top 2 centers on the team, and boy did it ever show. The Stars offense last night might have set hockey back a year or two. The team just couldn't get anything going without its playmakers and while Jaroslav Halak had an excellent night, he didn't exactly have to do a whole lot to make his...

Bill Meltzer: Stars Gameday: 1/17/12 vs Red Wings

On paper, the deck is severely stacked against the Dallas Stars' (24-19-1) bid to avoid a three-game losing streak when they take on the Detroit Red Wings (29-15-1) at the American Airlines Center tonight. The game starts at 7:30 PM CST and will be broadcast locally on Fox Sports Southwest. This is the third of four meetings between the teams this season, and the final one...

Detroit vs Dallas: The only Stars I see are ours

After what seemed to be an easy win for the Red Wings last night in their 5-0 shelling of the Buffalo Sabres, Detroit is back at it again tonight vs the Dallas Stars. Tonight's game in Dallas kicks off a stretch of 5 games in 9 nights before Jimmy Howard and Pavel Datsyuk depart for the All-Star game in Ottawa.Puck drops at 8:30pm on FSDFollow the jump for more The last...

Morrow gives Avs' Landeskog his due after hit

During an intense final minute of regulation Saturday, Avalanche rookie Gabriel Landeskog and Dallas captain Brenden Morrow got into a major scrum. Morrow relentlessly went after the 19-year-old, forcing 6-foot-5, 235-pound Colorado defenseman Ryan O'Byrne to get involved.

Dallas Stars Recall Forward Francis Wathier

Francis Wathier Frisco, TX – The Dallas Stars announced today that the club has recalled forward Francis Wathier from the Texas Stars, Dallas’ primary...

With Benn sidelined, other injured Stars still a few days away from returning

As stunning as Sunday’s news was that leading scorer Jamie Benn will miss the next 10 days to three weeks after undergoing an appendectomy earlier in the day, at least there is some hope on the horizon that the Dallas Stars will likely get...

Jamie Benn Has Appendectomy

Stars forward Jamie Benn underwent an appendectomy (removal of the appendix) on Sunday afternoon and will be out approximately 10 days-to-two weeks. He is restin...

Dallas Hurting

from Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News, The Stars’ problem got a lot worse on Sunday. Jamie Benn had an appendectomy and will probably be out 10 days to three weeks, GM Joe Nieuwendyk said. This comes on the heels of new that Mike Ribeiro’s MCL tear could keep him out until after the All-Star break. That means the Stars could be without their top two centers for the next...

Benn, Ribeiro likely out until after All-Star Weekend

Dallas Stars forward Jamie Benn, the team's scoring leader with 42 points, underwent an appendectomy on Sunday afternoon, the Stars reported on their website. Benn will be out approximately 10 days to two weeks. He was resting comfortably and is expected to make a full recovery.

Game 45 Preview: Stars try to end back-to-back woes against the Red Wings

Detroit Red Wings (29-15-1, 59 pts) @ Dallas Stars (24-19-1, 49 pts) 7:30 PM CT, January 17, 2012 American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas Here we go again. Second night of a back-to-back with a tough team coming to town. The Stars' difficulties on these situations is well documented this year. Dallas is 0-6-0 in games like this so far on the year and have been outscored 24...

Stars' Benn (appendectomy) out 'til after break

Dallas Stars center Jamie Benn had an appendectomy on Sunday and will be out until after the All-Star break.
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