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Stars' Dillon, Eakin getting there

FRISCO, Texas -- Considering they both missed nearly all of preseason and didn't arrive in Dallas until last week, Brenden Dillon and Cody Eakin are coming along nicely in terms of being ready to roll for the start of the Dallas Stars' season on Thursday. Along with Eakin, Dillon, 23, was one of two restricted free agents on the Stars this offseason. The young defenseman...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Stars give defenseman Dillon new 1-year contract

  The Dallas Stars have signed Brenden Dillon to a one-year contract after the young defenseman's best season so far helped end the club's five-year playoff drought. The 23-year-old Dillon had career highs in most categories, including 17 points on six goals and 11 assists last season. He played in 80 regular-season games before the Stars lost to Anaheim in their first playoff...
Via AP on Fox
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Star Sign RFA Brenden Dillon

FRISCO, Texas - Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill announced today that the club has signed defenseman Brenden Dillon to a one-year contract. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Dillon, 23, recorded career-highs in almost every statistical category during the 2013-14 campaign. He finished the season with 17 points (6-11=17), including two shorthanded goals...
Via Kukla's Korner
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Stars News: Brandon Dillon Signs With Stars

Brenden Dillon came to terms with the Dallas Stars on Tuesday on a one-year contract.#483216227 / gettyimages.comDarren Dreger of TSN reported the figures of the deal on Twitter,Further to @Real_ESPNLeBrun. Brenden Dillon signs 1 year, $1.25 mil deal with Stars.— Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) October 2, 2014 Dillon and the Stars were having trouble finding a deal that worked...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Stars turn down Brenden Dillon's latest contract offer

The agent for defenseman Brenden Dillon said he made a two-year offer for $1.9 million a season on Tuesday and was turned down by the Stars, creating a situation where negotiations might have to “go back to the drawing board.” Frisco-based agent Jarrett Bousquet said he has been discussing different options with Stars general manager Jim Nill to get a new contract for Dillon...
Via Pro Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Dillon showing no signs of sophomore slump for Stars

FRISCO, Texas -- Sure, there were moments last season when Dallas Stars fans realized that Brenden Dillon was indeed a rookie, but the young defenseman more than held his own at the Dallas blue line during a truncated regular season. So, when the 22-year-old d-man headed into this, his first full NHL season and second campaign overall with the Stars, it was reasonable to expect...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
November 01, 2013  |  Discuss

The Dallas Stars defensive struggles: part 2

(Read part one by clicking here.) There is a silver lining for the Dallas Stars defensemen, however. As the saying goes, “defense wins championships” I compared the Dallas Stars defensemen to the Chicago Blackhawks defensemen from last season using the formula below: Y=Σ ((GP1TO1)/PT1, (GP2TO2)/PT2,…, (GPnTOn)/PTn) In simple terms, this analyzes the teams’ defense in terms...
September 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Dallas Stars 2013: Defensive lineup projections

With less than a couple months until the puck drops to start the 2013-2014 NHL season, it is time to consider some possibilities for the Dallas Stars’ roster in regards to defensive pairings. Brenden Dillon                  Stephane Robidas (A) Sergei Gonchar                 Alex Goligoski Jordie Benn                      ...
August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Northwest Athlete Spotlight – Brenden Dillon

Brenden Dillon – NHL Name: Brenden Dillon Position:  Defenseman Team:  Dallas Stars Number: 4 Height:  6’3″  Weight:  228lbs Shoots:  Left Birthplace:  New Westminster, BC Acquired:  Free Agent Entry Level Contract March 1, 2011 He may have taken the long road to get there, but for Brenden Dillon, the road to Big D has started to pay off as a key member of the...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
March 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Brenden Dillon scores wacky goal as puck bounces off goalie’s back

There’s no proper way to describe the goal that Dallas Stars defenseman Brenden Dillon scored against the Edmonton Oilers other than calling it wacky.  His shot initially deflected off Oilers forward Lennart Petrell’s skate, hit a stanchion and then bounced off goalie Devan Dubnyk’s back.The goal tied the game at one and shifted the momentum in favor of the Dallas Stars, who...
Via Diehardsport
February 13, 2013  |  Discuss
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