Found January 03, 2012 on Fox Sports:
The groin injury Dallas Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen suffered Nov. 26 was overshadowed by, well, just about every other significant injury in the NHL this season. And there have been a few. But let the record show that the Stars were tied for first place in the division when the injury struck Lehtonen just 5:31 into the Stars' 3-0 loss to the Phoenix Coyotes. Few goalies had been playing more often than the 28-year-old Finn, who was 13-4-1 at the time. When Lehtonen returned to the lineup last Thursday -- one month and three days later -- it was definitely a new day in the Pacific Division. The Stars needed a win but didn't get it; their 4-1 loss to the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets left them in second place behind the surging San Jose Sharks. "The first half we were all over them, but their goalie (Steve Mason) played good," Lehtonen said after the game. "That was a big key for them. I had an OK game, but their goalie was just phenomenal." Lehtonen st...

Stars place D Souray on IR, recall Dillion

The Dallas Stars have placed veteran defenseman Sheldon Souray on injured reserve with a sprained ankle.Souray suffered the injury just before the holiday break, and hasn't returned to action since.The 35-year-old has four goals and 12 assists in 34 games so far this season. He joins fellow veteran blueliner Stephane Robidas (foot) on IR for the suddenly shorthanded Stars.Dallas...

Stars place D Souray on IR

The Dallas Stars placed defenseman Sheldon Souray on injured reserve Monday.

Charting Time on Ice - December

December was a roller coaster month for the Stars. They beat good teams and lost to bad teams. They saw players come back from injury but suffered more injuries as the month wore on. Dallas played 13 games in the month of December, none of them reaching overtime and went 7-6-0. They enter the first game of the new year with 43 points, good enough for 10th place in the Western Conference...

NHL Call-Up Dream Come True for Jordie Benn

Jordie Benn has always dreamed of this moment. So, when he learned over the weekend that he was being recalled from the AHL’s Texas Stars to the National Hockey League, the older brother of Stars winger Jamie Benn was ecstatic to say the l...

Stars defenseman Robidas activated from IR

The Dallas Stars activated defenseman Stephane Robidas from injured reserve Wednesday.

GDT - Game #39:  Red Wings at Stars (8:00)

Really quick and dirty GDT today.  DET (24-13-1) take their 18th ranked road record (9-11-0) to DAL tonight to begin a four game road trip [you can do the math - all but two of DET’s losses occurred on the road]. While the Wings have won 12 straight at JLA, they have lost six of nine on the road heading into this trip. The Stars (21-15-1) are struggling to keep pace in the...

Red Wings-Stars set-up and World Junior Championship overnight report: Puzzling Stars & Mrazek

As the Detroit Red Wings embark upon a 4-game road trip (albeit one that will involve a trip back to Detroit to practice on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday) with a game against the Dallas Stars tonight (8 PM EST, FSD/Vers…I mean the NBC Sports Network outside Michigan/WXYT), they face something of a puzzling opponent. While the Wings hope to better their 49 points and climb to within...

Ten Dallas Stars Games to be aired on FOX Sports Southwest Plus

Frisco, Tex. – The Dallas Stars and FOX Sports Southwest announced today that 10 of the hockey club’s television broadcasts will be shown on FOX Sports Southwest Plus – a channel used by the network to simultaneously show multi...

Preview #40: Nashville hosts Dallas, looks to extend winning streak to four games

Season Records Dallas Stars 21-16-1 Nashville Predators 21-14-4 With captain Shea Weber back at practice, how much longer will Ryan Ellis be up in Nashville? The Nashville Predators put their three-game winning streak on the line Thursday night when they host the Dallas Stars at Bridgestone Arena. On New Year’s Day, the Predators beat the Calgary Flames 5-3 on the strength of a...

Stars' Robidas activated from injured reserve

The Dallas Stars activated defenseman Stephane Robidas from injured reserve Wednesday.

Game 38 Preview: Detroit Red Wings @ Dallas Stars

Detroit Red Wings (24-13-1, 49 pts) @ Dallas Stars (21-15-1, 43 pts) 7:00 PM CT, January 3, 2012 American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas In case anyone has forgotten, Red Wings suck. Ok, now that that's out of the way, let's get the preview rolling. The first game of the new year for Dallas is a chance for them to build on a great game on New Year's Eve. Dallas has...

Dallas Stars can't catch Detroit Red Wings

Red Wings 5, Stars 4

Red Wings, Stars on NHL lines

Detroit will open a four-game road trip on Tuesday with a visit to Texas, where they'll face off against the Dallas Stars in NHL betting action. The Stars will be a favorite in this contest at home, where they have won three of four head-to-head. The Red Wings have been spectacular at home with 12 straight victories, but they have lost six of their past nine road games. Detroit...

Live scoring: Red Wings skating with Stars in Dallas

The Red Wings have done most of their damage on home ice this year, but they'll try to take their winning ways on the road when they visit the Dallas Stars tonight at American Airlines Center.

Game 40: Dallas @ Nashville – Best Served Cold

Photo by Glenn James/NHLI via Getty Images The game every Nashville fan has circled on their calender since December 23rd; a game that saw Nashville lose their captain to a questionable hit by Fistric. Shea Weber has been on the shelf with a concussion since that hit, but Nashville has still found a way to go 3-1-0. The Dallas Stars have gone 1-3-0 since that win and have fallen...
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