With Stephane Robidas returning to the ice, the Dallas Stars got a big boost at the blue line last week. Their most seasoned defenseman returning in a victory Thursday at Nashville.
Now, as the Stars set out on a two-game Pacific Division trip that begins Tuesday night in Anaheim, Dallas could get back another key member of it defensive corps, Sheldon Souray.
Souray has missed six games since he suffered an ankle injury Dec. 23 in a victory over the Predators. He did go through his first full skate on Monday just hours before his club left for the Southern California, a trip he will be making. But he stopped short of guaranteeing he will return on Tuesday night against the Ducks.
"See how she goes. . . . (Monday) was kind of the first full practice I've had," he said. "So we'll see what's up."
Dallas head coach Glen Gulutzan offered his own assessment about whether the big No. 44 will return for his club in the first game of the roadie.
"He's very close. He's a probable for Tu...