Found June 21, 2013 on Fox Sports Southwest:
DALLAS (AP) -- Lindy Ruff is the new coach of the Dallas Stars, an interesting twist for the coach who was on the other side of the franchise's only Stanley Cup championship. Ruff coached 15 seasons for the Buffalo Sabres before being fired in February, when he was the NHL's longest active-serving coach with one team. The Stars announced Ruff's hiring Friday in a news release and on the team's website. An introductory news conference was scheduled later Friday. The Sabres' only Stanley Cup appearance under Ruff came in 1999, his second season as Buffalo's coach. They lost to the Stars after Brett Hull's controversial series-winning goal late in third overtime of Game 6. While the Stars celebrated the title, NHL officials reviewed the goal to determine if Hull's skate was in the goalie's crease before having control of the puck. The goal stood, giving Dallas its only championship. For Ruff and Sabres fans, that game has become known as "N...

Dallas Stars hire Lindy Ruff

After a lengthy search, it was announced on Friday that the Dallas Stars have hired former Buffalo Sabres coach Lindy Ruff to be the team's next head coach.

Lindy Ruff Appears To Be The Next Head Coach In Dallas

via the Star Telegram, The Dallas Stars are in the process of hiring Lindy Ruff as the team's next head coach, Stars' president Jim Lites said at a Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Thursday at the Colonial Country Club. Lites said he shook Ruff's hand in Frisco as he walked to his car to head to Fort Worth, saying that barring any unforeseen circumstances...

Lindy Ruff named new coach of the Dallas Stars

On Friday, the Dallas Stars announced that they have hired Lindy Ruff to be their next head coach. Jim Lites, President and CEO of the organization, tipped off the hire to people who were eating at a luncheon in Fort Worth on Thursday, which sent social media outlets in a frenzy throughout the day. A press conference is scheduled to take place on Friday at the American Airlines Arena...

Dallas Stars Announce Lindy Ruff Will Be Their New Head Coach

from the Dallas Stars, Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill announced today that the team has hired Lindy Ruff as the 22nd head coach in franchise history and the seventh in Dallas Stars history. The club will hold a press conference today (Friday, June 21) at American Airlines Center to introduce Ruff as head coach. It will take place at Noon in the interview room directly...

Dallas Stars draft watch: Valeri Nichushkin

The Dallas Stars have a plethora of draft picks for the NHL 2013 Entry Draft. Four of their draft picks are in the first two rounds. The possibilities with these draft picks are extraordinary for what seems to be one of the strongest draft pools in recent years. The Stars have options with what they want to do. They could use some picks to trade up, or possibly trade down to gain...

The Dallas Stars hire Lindy Ruff as new head coach

The past few weeks since the firing of Glen Gulutzan have led to Stars fans being curious about who will be the next head coach. Some speculated Alain Vigneault; some were hoping that Tippett would return to Dallas. My personal choice was John Tortorella, but several fans will be ecstatic to know that he did not end up becoming the new head coach of the Dallas Stars. Flashback to...

Sabres sign Enroth to extension

The Buffalo Sabres have signed backup goalie Jhonas Enroth to a two-year contract extension. Enroth was scheduled to become a restricted free agent before signing on Thursday. Enroth had a 2.6 goals-against average and a shutout in going 4-4-2 in 12 games last season, his third in the NHL. Buffalo selected Enroth in the second round of the 2006 draft. Overall, he has a 2.72 goals...

Ruff definitely meets Jim Nill's criteria to turn Stars around

During his opening statement of Friday's press conference at American Airlines Center to officially introduce Lindy Ruff as the new head coach of the Dallas Stars, club general manager Jim Nill rattled off the criteria he had used in determining who would replace Glen Gulutzan behind the Dallas Bench. Here's a breakdown of those criteria and how Ruff fits each of them to...

Sabres, Enroth Agree To New Deal

(November 18, 2011 – Source: Rick Stewart/Getty Images North America) The heir apparent to the title of the number one goaltender in Buffalo, Jhonas Enroth, is back under contract. Set to become a restricted free agent in July, Enroth has agreed to terms with the Sabres on a new two-year, $2.5-million contract to remain in Western New York. The new contract is nearly double, money...

On Terry Pegula, the Sabres and creating Hockey Hell

Follow Brandon on Twitter @B_Schlag. It should’ve been obvious at the time. When Terry Pegula purchased the Buffalo Sabres in 2011, it was impossible not to get caught up in all the hype. We were swept away by the money, by the endless possibilities a billionaire and his Stanley Cup aspirations presented to a sports town desperate for relevancy. But, in retrospect,...

Buffalo Sabres Ink New Deal With Jhonas Enroth by   Steven Ellis

The Buffalo Sabres announced today that they had signed goaltender Jhonas Enroth to a two-year contract extension. During the 2012-13 season, Enroth posted career-best marks for save percentage with .919 and goals-against average with 2.60 while recording a 4-4-2 record through 12 games played. Enroth helped Team Sweden capture the gold medal in the 2013 IIHF World Championship, [...]

Sabres Extend Contract Of Jhonas Enroth

BUFFALO, N.Y. (June 20, 2013) --- Buffalo Sabres General Manager Darcy Regier today announced the team has signed goaltender Jhonas Enroth to a two-year contract extension. In the 2012-13 season, Enroth (5’10”, 166 lbs., 6/25/88) posted career-best marks for save percentage (.919) and goals-against average (2.60) while recording a 4-4-2 record through 12 games played. In his...

Dallas Stars Sign Morin, Sceviour To Two Way Deals by   Steven Ellis

The Dallas Stars have signed Travis Morin to a two-year, two-way contract. They also handed Colton Sceviour a one-year, two-way deal. Morin was selected by the Washington Capitals in the 9th Round, 263rd Overall, in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft, while at Minnesota State University, Mankato. In the 2008–09 season, Morin led the South Carolina Stingrays of the ECHL in points...
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