Found March 02, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
PLAYERS: Brenden Morrow
TEAMS: Dallas Stars
Dallas Stars captain Brenden Morrow has resumed skating and is nearing a return from neck and back injuries."This is the first skate in about three weeks, and so far, no pain. I guess that's a good sign," Morrow said Thursday.Morrow has missed 14 games and hasn't played since Feb. 2 at San Jose. The 33-year-old said he's "nowhere near game shape" and will need at least a week before returning to the Stars' lineup.The left wing has eight goals and 14 assists in 43 games this season.

Stars LW Nystrom avoids suspension

Dallas Stars left wing Eric Nystrom avoided league disciplinary action for a hit to the head of Pittsburgh defenseman Kris Letang in Wednesday night's game. Nystrom received a two-minute roughing penalty on the play, which knocked Letang out of the game. Stars general manager Joe Nieuwendyk said the league reviewed the play and saw no grounds for a suspension. Letang, who...

Stars' Morrow resumes skating, eyes return

Stars captain Brenden Morrow, who has missed the last 14 games with neck and back issues, said he's "progressing pretty good" after resuming skating Thursday.

Eric Nystrom Takes Out Kris Letang With High, Controversial Hit (Video)

Another night, another controversy in the NHL. On Wednesday night in Dallas, Eric Nystrom took out Kris Letang with what appeared to be a hit the head. Nystrom received a minor for roughing on the play, which was popularly argued about by Mike Milbury and Jeremy Roenick. Check out the hit for yourself below, and leave your thoughts on the play in the comments section.

Charting Ice Times: February Ice Times and Other Stats

Compared to how poor Dallas played in January, the Stars played much better hockey this month. They got off to a shaky start, alternating wins and losses before going on a show losing streak. However, Dallas rediscovered its game and fired off five wins in a row near the end of the month. That win streak tied their longest of the season and puts Dallas back into a playoff spot...

Lehtonen stops 19 shots as Stars stifle Oilers

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- Kari Lehtonen made 19 saves for his 25th win of the season as the Dallas Stars beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-1 on Friday night. Michael Ryder, Radek Dvorak and Tomas Vincour scored for the Stars, who have won five of their last six -- with the lone loss coming in a shootout against Pittsburgh. Sam Gagner scored the only goal for the Oilers, who have lost...

Apparently No Discipline for Eric Nystrom

According to Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News, Eric Nystrom will face no discipline for his hit on Kris Letang. Still no word on Letang's status.

Hitchcock Discusses His Coaching Style

from Cam Cole of the Vancouver Sun, It’s the ’99 Dallas Stars all over again, only they’ve moved to Missouri. Hitch in St. Louis, Darryl Sutter in L.A., throw in Phoenix’s Dave Tippett for good measure ... they’re dragging hockey back to the dead-puck era. Suffocating defence, unadventurous offence, happy to win 1-0. Only one problem, Hitchcock said Thursday. It’s just...

Stars-Oilers Preview

The Dallas Stars feel good about themselves after using February to make a push for the postseason. They also know that all they have accomplished is to make their next stretch of games decisive. The Stars begin a three-game trip Friday night as they look to improve to 3-0-0 this season against the Edmonton Oilers. Dallas (33-26-5) saw its four-game win streak end with Wednesday...

Pens' Letang with miss Saturday's game with concussion symptoms

Letang was hit in the first period by Dallas left wing Eric Nystrom, whose right arm made contact with Letang's head. Letang, who missed almost two months with a concussion earlier this season, did not return to the game.

Eric Nystrom: No suspension for Kris Letang hit

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Stars Television Notes

A reminder - this Friday’s Dallas Stars game (March 2) at Edmonton will be shown on FOX Sports Southwest Plus. The Stars game will available on FSSW+ in ma...

Hockey and Heels Event a Big Success

PHOTO GALLERY Last week while the Dallas Stars were on the road in Chicago, approximately 500 lucky ladies descended on the American Airlines Center. Usually qui...
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