Found June 11, 2013 on HockeyBuzz:

Spoke with a close source today who passed along an intriguing rumor out of Dallas: General manager Jim Nill is "moving forward with an aggressive plan to make over the Stars roster now and in the future, which could include making a push for acquiring the top spot in the 2013 Draft from Colorado in order to select Seth Jones." While every team in the NHL covets Jones and.... as so often mentio...


Why the Dallas Stars should hire John Tortorella

As the Dallas Stars’ search for a new head coach continues, there have been a few names that have come and gone. Dallas Eakins was a possible candidate last week, until being recently picked up by the Edmonton Oilers as their new head coach. The old Ranger’s head coach, John Tortorella, is now a candidate on the Stars’ radar. John Tortorella during a press conference. A quick...

Stars sign D Gonchar to two-year deal

The Dallas Stars have signed Sergei Gonchar to a two-year, $10 million contract after trading for the 39-year-old defenseman last week. The deal announced Monday adds to the Stars' veteran defensive core of Trevor Daley, Alex Goligoski and Stephane Robidas. Gonchar was set to become a free agent when Ottawa traded him to the Stars for a sixth-round pick in the draft this year...

Dallas Stars Make Gonchar Signing Official

FRISCO, Texas - The Dallas Stars announced today that the club has signed defenseman Sergei Gonchar to a two-year, $10 million ($5 million per season) contract through the 2014-15 season. "Sergei is a high-end offensive defenseman who can quarterback a power play and help generate offense from the blue line," Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill said. "Sergei...

Stars sign Sergei Gonchar

18-year NHL veteran Sergei Gonchar joins the Dallas Stars on a two-year deal. Image Credit: Jim McIsaac, Getty Images Despite previous rumors that Sergei Gonchar would be leaving the NHL to go play in Russia’s KHL, the 39-year-old defenseman will in fact be staying in North America. Days after acquiring his right from the Ottawa Senators for a conditional sixth-round draft pick...

Färjestad Signs Shawn Belle To Contract by   Steven Ellis

Shawn Belle, who played the past two seasons with Adler Mannheim of the DEL, has signed a one year contract with Farjestad in Elitserien. Belle was a highly touted prospect playing for the Tri-City Americans of the Western Hockey League (WHL) when he was drafted by the St. Louis Blues in the 1st round, 30th overall in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft. After [...]

Stars Interested in Tortorella

Katie Strang at reports that the Dallas Stars have former Rangers head coach John Tortorella on their radar as they continue their search for a new head coach. Strang adds that the Stars have yet to seek permission from the Rangers to speak with Tortorella. ...wonder if Torts will place a call to Sean Avery to get some insight into what Dallas has to offer. lol...

Draft Profile: Robert Hagg

The subject of today’s profile is defenseman Robert Hagg, a young Swedish defenseman who has slowly been making his way through the MODO system in the last four years.   Profile Age: 18 (Born Feb.  8, 1995) Height: 6’2” Weight: ~200+ lbs Position: Defenseman Shoots: Left-handed   Scouting Ranks ISS: 23rd in April, now outside the top...
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