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With less than one minute remaining in the first period and the Dallas Stars holding a 2-1 lead, Loui Eriksson stole the puck from Dany Heatley, passed it to Ray Whitney, who fed it back to Eriksson and Eriksson found himself out front of the Minnesota Wild practically by himself. Eriksson made a solid deke and had Wild goalie Matt Hackett completely out of position when the unthinkable happened. Hackett reached back and managed to swipe the puck right off of Eriksson’s stick before he could put the puck into the virtually empty net. If you blinked you would have missed it and everyone inside of the arena was utterly dumbfounded by the save. The Stars would go on to win 5-3, but Hackett might have made the best save of the year. [NHL.com]
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from Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News,
As important weekends go, this might be as big as the Stars have faced in some time.
Dallas will end a five-game homestand with back-to-back games against Pacific Division rivals, facing Los Angeles on Sunday and Anaheim on Monday. The Stars have struggled when playing back-to-back games the past two seasons, and they also have...
One game worth keeping an eye on tonight is the Dallas-Minnesota match. If Jaromir Jagr records an assist tonight, he will become the 12th player in NHL history to reach the 1,000 assist mark for his Hall of Fame career.
Jagr, who leads the Stars in goals (14) and points (25) this season, has been one of the hottest players in the league of late. He has scored goals in each of...
DALLAS (AP) -- Jamie Benn, Ray Whitney and Cody Eakin each had a goal and an assist to help lead the Dallas Stars to a 5-3 victory to end the Minnesota Wild's seven-game winning streak on Friday.
Erik Cole and Tomas Vincour also scored for Dallas, which moved within one point of the Western Conference's final playoff spot. Jaromir Jagr also earned his 1,000th career NHL...
The Dallas Stars used a balanced offense to cool off the Minnesota Wild.
Jamie Benn, Ray Whitney and Cody Eakin each had a goal and an assist Friday night to lead the Stars to a 5-3 victory and end the Wild's seven-game winning streak.
Erik Cole and Tomas Vincour also scored for Dallas, which moved within one point of the Western Conference's final playoff spot. Jaromir...
Jamie Benn, Ray Whitney and Cody Eakin each had a goal and an assist to help lead the Dallas Stars to a 5-3 victory to end the Minnesota Wild's seven-game winning streak on Friday.
Erik Cole and Tomas Vincour also scored for Dallas, which moved within one point of the Western Conference's final playoff spot. Jaromir Jagr also earned his 1,000th career NHL assist.
This post is complete speculation and is not intended to infer that the Rangers have seriously considered Jagr or that any negotiations are underway.
In the wee hours of Thursday morning, Penguins GM Ray Shero was able to snatch Jerome Iginla out from under the Boston Bruins. This acquisition made the Pens incredibly formidable on paper, and took the top RW available off the market...
DALLAS (AP) -- Brad Richardson and Justin Williams scored third-period goals just over a minute apart to help lift the Los Angeles Kings to a 3-2 victory over the Dallas Stars on Sunday night.
Jeff Carter also scored his 20th goal of the season for Los Angeles, which has lost just once in regulation in Dallas in its last 14 visits (11-1-2) and outshot the Stars 40-15.
This upcoming stretch for the Dallas Stars could feel like the postseason for more than one reason.
The Stars and Anaheim Ducks meet three straight times over the next five nights to complete their season series, beginning with Monday's matchup in Dallas.
These Pacific Division rivals will get well acquainted with each other this week, with meetings also set for Wednesday and...
Gulutzan called tonight's effort embarrassing,said: "We better come out hard tomorrow. We will come out hard tomorrow if we have any balls."
— Mark Stepneski (@StarsInsideEdge) April 1, 2013
The Dallas Stars lost 3-2 the the LA Kings today.
PREVIEW 6:30 AM CDT
In the third match of a five-game homestand, the Dallas Stars (15-14-3) will play the first of two successive games against the Minnesota Wild (28-10-2) in a rematch of Monday's game at the American Airlines Center. Tonight's game starts at 7:30 p.m. CDT and will be televised locally on Fox Sports Southwest.
This is the third and final meeting between...
PREVIEW 7:30 AM CDT
In the fourth match of a five-game homestand, the Dallas Stars (16-14-3) will play host to the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings (19-12-3). Tonight's game starts at 5:00 p.m. CDT and will be televised locally on Fox Sports Southwest.
This is the third of five meetings between the teams this season, and the first in Dallas. The Stars have...