Originally written on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 11/19/14
With Thursday's 3-1 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets at American Airlines Center, it's now official. The Dallas Stars will be bystanders in the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs for a fifth straight season. Of course, the Stars' missing out on the postseason yet again likely means a number of offseason changes, which could include head coach Glen Gulutzan no longer being behind the bench, but more on that later. Like it is for any club who falls short of their goals andor expectations, there are always games during a season they'd like to have back. So here's a look at five such games from the Stars' truncated season. April 26-Jackets Blitz Stars to Remain Alive in Playoff Chase Let's start with Thursday's loss because it remains fresh in everyone's mind. Once again, a slow start set an unfavorable tone for Dallas on home ice as Columbus' Cam Atkinson scored off a rebound just 19 seconds in to give the visitors an early 1-0 lead. Of course, the Stars did tie it up midway through the secon...
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