Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


Stars Recall Kevin Connauton From Conditioning Assignment With Texas

The Dallas Stars announced today that the team has recalled defenseman Kevin Connauton from his conditioning assignment with the Texas Stars, Dallas' development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL). Connauton, 23, appeared in six games with Texas, registering one assist, 20 shots on goal and 23 penalty minutes. The Edmonton, Alta. native made his NHL debut on Oct....
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Stars recall Travis Morin from AHL

The Stars are battling some flu, but also have no extra forwards, so they called up Travis Morin from the AHL today. Ryan Garbutt has served two games of a five-game suspension, but still must stay on the 23-man roster. Kevin Connauton is the extra defenseman, so Morin will be a forward who can add depth on a quick two-game road trip with back-to-back games Monday and Tuesday. ...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Connauton to Make NHL Debut, Goligoski a Scratch as Stars Take on Flames

Stars defenseman Kevin Connauton sat in the locker room after Wednesday’s practice and talked about the couple times he almost got into games this season. “Last game we all dressed for warm-ups and I really wasn’t sure. I was texting my family and friends saying ‘Hey it might be tonight. Keep an eye on the game’” he said. “Then in Colorado (Trevor) Daley had kind of...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Connauton to make NHL debut for Stars; Goligoski a healthy scratch

DALLAS -- When the Dallas Stars hit the ice at American Airlines Center on Thursday night to face the Calgary Flames, they will look a little bit different in the back. That's because Kevin Connauton, who was acquired in an April trade with the Vancouver Canucks for Derek Roy prior to the NHL trade deadline, will make his NHL debut in the Stars' third defensive pairing alongside...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Stars sign defenseman Connauton to 3-year deal

The Dallas Stars have signed minor league defenseman Kevin Connauton to a three-year contract that could be worth as much as $2 million. Dallas acquired the 23-year-old Connauton from Vancouver in an April trade that sent Derek Roy to the Canucks. The first year of the contract announced Thursday is a two-way deal, meaning Connauton will make $100,000 if he plays in the minors...
Via AP on Fox
June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Kevin Connauton for Derek Roy trade analysis

Relatively speaking, Kevin Connauton is not a big name in the, “anyone can be traded,” circle, but there’s certainly no questioning his departure is significant for the Vancouver Canucks depth chart. Mike Gillis: Canucks wheeler and dealer NWSB Insider and Vancouver Canucks blogger Josh Hall tells us today the Nucks made a series of move to help with the...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

NHL Trade Deadline: Tuesday Trade Tracker

We’ll update this post throughout the day Tuesday as trades happen in the NHL. Vancouver Canucks acquire center Derek Roy from Dallas for a second round pick and defenseman Kevin Connauton. Boston Bruins acquire forward Jaromir Jagr from Dallas. [details … Continue reading →The post NHL Trade Deadline: Tuesday Trade Tracker appeared first on Committed Indians.
Via Committed Indians
April 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Derek Roy Traded to Canucks for Kevin Connauton, Second-Round Pick

The Canucks have made a splash in the NHL trade pool. According to TSN’s Bob McKenzie, Vancouver has traded Kevin Connauton and a second-round draft pick for Stars forward Derek Roy.  The longtime Sabre has potted just four goals in his first season in Dallas but has the capability to be a 30-goal scorer, proven by his 32 snipes during the 2007-08 campaign. Roy, 29, scored 17...
April 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Vancouver…Get ready for the Kevin Connauton era

Up & Comer To understand the type of player Kevin Connauton is, consider his role in the Chicago Wolves second goal in a recent 4-2 win over the Rockford IceHogs. Connauton started with the puck at centre ice and burst into the offensive zone untouched before dropping  it back to Mark Mancari. Mancari’s quick shot was stopped by Carton Hutton but Anton Rodin popped home the...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
February 09, 2012  |  Discuss
Stars News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Brian Urlacher rips Jay Cutler

Top NFL storylines: Week 8

Kiffin's mom worried for son's safety

Report: Goodell will have to testify

Penguins do 'O Canada' following tragedy

UEFA Champions League midway report: Groups A – D

Porn star: No one parties like Janikowski

Report: Expect Florida to make a run at Bob Stoops

The San Francisco Giants are zombies

10 bold predictions for NFL Week 8

Pitcher's wife leaves generous tip

Nicklaus defends Jameis Winston

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.