Originally written on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 10/24/14
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FRISCO, Texas -- Stephane Robidas has seen a little bit of everything through his first 12 seasons in the National Hockey League. And the Dallas veteran defenseman who has been patrolling the blueline for the Stars for most of the past nine seasons has also unfortunately seen his team miss out on the Stanley Cup Playoffs in each of the past five seasons. However, while it might sound clich to say that this year is different, things truly have changed in Dallas. That's because since the final horn sounded to signify the end of the lockout-shortened season in April, the Stars hired a new general manager in Jim Nill, a new head coach in Lindy Ruff, rolled out a new logo and new jerseys and also pulled the trigger on several high-profile trades that netted the club players like Sergei Gonchar from the Senators, Shawn Horcoff from the Oilers and Tyler Seguin from the Bruins. But it's not like Robidas, now 36, hasn't seen changes before during his time wearing a Stars' j...
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