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Stars sign John Klingberg to seven-year contract extension

Today, the Dallas Stars announced that the club has signed defenseman John Klingberg to a seven-year contract extension. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. The 6-foot-2, 180-pound native of Gothenburg, Sweden, was selected by Dallas in the fifth round (131st overall) of the 2010 NHL Draft. Klingberg, 22, appeared in 65 games this […] The post Stars sign John Klingberg to...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Stars sign defenseman Klingberg to 7-year contract extension

FRISCO, Texas -- The Dallas Stars have signed John Klingberg to a seven-year contract extension after he led NHL rookie defensemen in assists and points this season. Klingberg had 40 points (11 goals, 29 assists) in 65 games. The goals, assists and points were all single-season Stars records for a rookie defenseman. General manager Jim Nill says Klingberg is a very special player...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Klingberg wins game in overtime as Stars topple Canucks

  John Klingberg scored 4:13 into overtime as the Dallas Stars edged the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 on Saturday night. Jamie Benn, Patrick Eaves, and Tyler Seguin scored in regulation for the Stars, while Kari Lehtonen made 32 saves. Eddie Lack stopped 36 shots for the Canucks, who got goals from Nick Bonino, Chris Higgins and Radim Vrbata. Christopher Tanev recorded his first two-point...
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March 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Are Klingberg’s minor penalties a major concern?

John Klingberg has been one of this season’s few bright spots for the Dallas Stars. He burst onto the scene just as fans were beginning to see signs that this year would be full of disappointment. As the coaching staff increased his role on the team, he proved himself equal to the task of playing […] The post Are Klingberg’s minor penalties a major concern? appeared first on...
Via Along the Boards
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Stars' Ruff sees Klingberg as viable calder candidate

FRISCO, Texas -- Dallas Stars fans have recognized the true greatness emanating from rookie defenseman John Klingberg practically since the moment he made his NHL debut last November. But now that Klingberg, 22, who has 29 points (19 assists) in 40 games for Dallas and is an impressive plus-10, has continued delivering goals and assists while also handling his defensive responsibilities...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
February 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Stars’ John Klingberg Uses Knuckle Puck To Score From Center Ice

Looks like Dallas Stars’ defenseman John Klingberg was channeling his inner-Russ Tyler on this shot. Klingberg took a knuckling puck and ripped a shot on net from center ice that fooled Viktor Fasth and gave the Stars a 1-0 first period lead. [YouTube] The post Stars’ John Klingberg Uses Knuckle Puck To Score From Center Ice appeared first on Diehardsport.
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November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

John Klingberg Isn’t Erik Karlsson, But He’s Very Good

John Klingberg is a name you should know. In fact, he’s a guy you should probably add while he’s hot and hold in keeper leagues because he has all the tools to be a valuable fantasy rearguard. Before getting called up to big ice Klingy put up 12 points in 10 games (4 G, 8 A) in the AHL and in seven games since being called up he has six points, all of which have come in the...
Via Razzball Hockey
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Stars Injury Update: John Klingberg recalled, place Val Nichushkin on IR

The Dallas Stars have recalled defenseman John Klingberg, who will be up in time to face the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday. Valeri Nichushkin has also been put back on the injured reserved list, according to Blackout Dallas. #456388282 / Nichushkin's previous injuries (hip/groin) from training camp have still been bothering him; The Stars hope that more rest will...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 10, 2014  |  Discuss

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