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Tweet   Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Dallas Stars RECORDS - CBJ: 9-22-5 (Road: 3-12-2), DAL: 20-14-1 (Home: 7-10-2) WHEN: Dec. 29, 2011 - 8:30 p.m.   |   WH...

Upstart Stars Survive Without Kari Lehtonen, Looking to Continue Surprise Success in West

The Dallas Stars have opened some eyes this season, sticking around as one of the best teams in the Western Conference. That was expected by some to change after No. 1 goaltender Kari Lehtonen went down recently. The goalie's lower-body injury caused Lehtonen to miss 12 games ultimately, but the Stars were able to stay afloat in his absence. Dallas actually went 7-5 without its...

Stars captain Morrow hit by puck, injures knee

Dallas Stars captain Brenden Morrow exited Thursday's 4-1 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets with a knee injury. Morrow was injured in the second period after he was hit by the puck on his left knee. He attempted to return in the third, but played on only one shift and retreated to the locker room. The 32-year-old Morrow did not return to the contest and will be re-evaluated...

Anyone Want Andrew Raycroft?

from Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News, Kari Lehtonen should be ready to play Thursday against Columbus, and that has forced some decisions on goaltending today, Stars GM Joe Nieuwendyk said. The Stars today informed goalie Andrew Raycroft that he will be placed on waivers Wednesday at 11 a.m. That would allow the Stars enough time to activate Lehtonen so he can play Thursday...

Stars Get Their Goalie Back But Two Dmen Are Out

from Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News, As expected today, Andrew Raycroft was placed on waivers and Kari Lehtonen has been named the starter for Thursday’s game against Columbus. Lehtonen has been out since injuring his groin Nov. 26 against Phoenix and has missed the past 12 games. He has a 13-4-1 record with a 2.34 GAA and .926 save percentage…. Defensemen Stephane Robidas...

Blue Jackets D Wisniewski breaks ankle vs. Stars

Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman James Wisniewski suffered a broken ankle during Thursday's 4-1 victory over the Dallas Stars. Blue Jackets general manager Scott Arniel detailed to the Columbus Dispatch that it's not necessarily a season-ending injury. Wisniewski will undergo further evaluation on Friday. Wisniewski, 27, collected two goals, 15 assists and 25 penalty minutes this season.

Scott Howson Realizes Problems Exist In Columbus

from Bob Hunter of the Columbus Dispatch, “We’re not good enough defensively, first,” he said. “And that’s a team-wide thing. It’s goaltending, it’s defense, it’s forwards playing together as a group. We gave up six (goals) in St. Louis. We gave up four (in Chicago). We gave up six in Nashville. We gave up six in Edmonton. You can’t win like that. It’s impossible...

Stars goalie Lehtonen off IR, to start Thursday

Goalie Kari Lehtonen, who has missed the last 12 games with a lower body injury, was activated off injured reserve by the Dallas Stars on Wednesday.

POST GAME: at Dallas

Tweet Just as they did a month ago in Nashville, the Blue Jackets played a terrific road game and earned a huge victory, 4-1 tonight over the Dallas Stars. For the 15th tim...

Jackets get first regulation road win (AP)

Rick Nash scored twice, Steve Mason made 36 saves, and the Columbus Blue Jackets registered their first regulation road win of the season, 4-1 over the Dallas Stars on Thursday night. Antoine Vermette added a goal, and John Moore contributed two assists for the Blue Jackets, who had been 3-12-2 on the road.

Lehtonen's return not enough to spark Stars

Blue Jackets 4, Stars 1

Recap: Dallas vs. Columbus

Rick Nash scored twice to lift the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 4-1 win over the Dallas Stars.

Nash, Mason lead Blue Jackets past Stars 4-1

Rick Nash scored twice, Steve Mason made 36 saves, and the Columbus Blue Jackets registered their first regulation road win of the season, 4-1 over the Dallas Stars on Thursday night.

Nash's scores 2, Mason makes 36 saves as Blue Jackets earn first regulation road win

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Iginla stings Blue Jackets in SO

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Jarome Iginla scored Calgary's only goal in regulation and then had the only score in the shootout to give the Flames a 2-1 victory over Columbus on Tuesday night and extend the Blue Jackets' losing streak to six games.
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