In an effort to make sure you are reading enough about the Dallas Stars and the NHL, I plan on henceforth to offer my "bag of pucks" to you on a weekly basis throughout the season. This will be a series of thoughts and opinions and stuff off youtube that might enhance your hockey experience. Enjoy.
IMPERFECT ATTENDANCE FROM TOP 6
Certainly, the start of the Stars season has not achieved the best case scenarios in our head about their potential team performance. If making the playoffs this season is a step in the right direction, then 9 points in the first 10 games is just not going to get you there. They are certainly not in horrible shape, but you would like to think early in the season they would not already be trying to figure out creative ways to work their way into the top 8.
Of course, there are plenty of valid and creative excuses. For instance, their top 2 centers played in their first game together last night. Jamie Benn and Derek Roy actually combined for the ...