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FORT WORTH, Texas — Dallas Stars forward Rich Peverley will miss three weeks after undergoing a procedure to correct an irregular heartbeat.
General manager Jim Nill said on the second day of the team’s three-day training camp in Fort Worth on Friday that the 31-year-old Peverley might miss the first couple of games of the regular season. Dallas opens against Florida on Oct. 3.
The Stars reported on their website that the issue was discovered during a physical Wednesday, and doctors decided to perform the procedure after more tests Thursday. Peverley can skate in the coming weeks but must avoid contact.
Dallas acquired Peverley, center Tyler Seguin and defenseman Ryan Button in a seven-player deal that sent Loui Eriksson and three prospects to the Bruins.
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2013 Season: 22-22-4 48 pts – (5th Pacific Division; 11th Western Conference)
Free Agents Signed:
Chris Mueller from Nashville
G Dan Ellis from Carolina
Coach – Lindy...
The Dallas Stars were unable to hold four separate one-goal or two-goal leads and fell 6-5 via shootout to the St. Louis Blues in last night's preseason opener against the St. Louis Blues at the American Airlines Center.
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DALLAS (AP) -- Vladimir Tarasenko scored the only goal in a shootout to give the St. Louis Blues a 6-5 victory over the Dallas Stars in an preseason game on Sunday night.
Tarasenko flipped the puck over the shoulder of Jack Campbell and into the upper left corner of the net.
First-round draft pick Valeri Nichushkin scored two goals to give Dallas leads of 4-3 and 5-4.
DALLAS (AP) Vladimir Tarasenko scored the only goal in a shootout to give the St. Louis Blues a 6-5 victory over the Dallas Stars in an preseason game on Sunday night.Tarasenko flipped the puck over the shoulder of Jack Campbell and into the upper left corner of the net.First-round draft pick Valeri Nichushkin scored two goals to give Dallas leads of 4-3 and 5-4.The Blues tied it...
GAME PREVIEW (7:30 AM CDT)
The new-look Dallas Stars begin their preseason slate tonight with a home game against the St. Louis Blues at the American Airlines Center. Game time is 6 p.m. CDT.
New head coach Lindy Ruff indicated on Friday that the team may use much of its projected NHL lineup in tonight's game, in order to try and set a winning-focused tone right from the...