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VALERI NICHUSHKIN RUMORS

Stars place Nichushkin on injured reserve

FRISCO, Texas (AP) The Dallas Stars placed right wing Valeri Nichushkin on injured reserve Sunday because of a groin injury and recalled defenseman Jyrki Jokipakka from the Texas Stars of the American Hockey League. Nichushkin has played in two games this season. He had 14 goals and 20 assists in 79 games last season as a rookie. Jokipakka had a goal in three games this season for Texas.
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Stars Injury Update: Valeri Nichushkin Out for Tuesday’s Game

The Dallas Stars have ruled Valeri Nichushkin out for Tuesday’s game against the Columbus Blue Jacket. Mike Heika at The Dallas Morning News reported that Nichushkin stayed in Texas for tests on his injured groin/hip. #476994725 / gettyimages.comValeri Nichushkin out, @Sceviour7 on top line vs @BlueJacketsNHL. READ:http://t.co/4vP3KWVTNe— Dallas Stars (@DallasStars) October 14...
Via Sports Injury Alert
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Stars rule out Nichushkin, recall AHL Rookie of the Year McKenzie

The Stars swapped out wingers on Tuesday, leaving Valeri Nichushkin (groin/hip) in Dallas for tonight’s game against Columbus while recalling Curtis McKenzie from AHL Texas. Nichushkin, 19, was hampered by the injury for his first two games of the season, reflected in his numbers — no goals, no assists, a minus-1 rating and just one shot on goal while averaging 12:43 TOI per...
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Val Nichushkin nursing groin injury

The Stars opened training camp at Fort Worth Convention Center Friday with a morning practice session followed by a lively scrimmage. Group A had the practice session, and the big news was that winger Valeri Nichushkin left late in the session with a sore groin. Stars coach Lindy Ruff said Nichushkin has been battling the groin for about a week, and is just trying to push through...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Valeri Nichushkin ready for big leap

The Dallas Stars have been making big splash after big splash the last few seasons. It began last summer with the blockbuster trade that brought embattled young center Tyler Seguin from the Boston Bruins to the Lone Star State. That worked out pretty well for the Stars and Seguin as the young star enjoyed his […] The post Valeri Nichushkin ready for big leap appeared first on Two Pad Stack.
Via Two Pad Stack
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

The Dallas Stars Olympic update

Jamie Benn appears to be on the fourth line of Team Canada so far. (Photo by Getty Images) The Canadian Olympic team held their first practice in Russia today, giving us a broad understanding of how the lines might shake up. Captain of the Dallas Stars, Jamie Benn appears to be playing left wing on the fourth line with Patrice Bergeron at center and Patrick Marleau on the right....
Via isportsweb.com
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Stars rookie Nichuskin scores pretty goal against Winnipeg

Dallas Stars rookie forward Valeri Nichushkin has been having a great first season in the NHL and on Saturday he had a fantastic goal against the Winnipeg Jets.  Nichushkin showed great burst in the neutral zone and turned Jets goalie Ondrej Pavelec inside out as the Stars went on to win 6-4. [YouTube]
Via Diehardsport
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Valeri Nichushkin just wants a chance to be himself

Valeri Nichushkin has trouble speaking English but there’s no doubt he understands what’s being said. In fact it seems the 18-year-old Russian winger understands everything. Nichushkin is in a new land trying to make it in a new league and accomplish something few others his age have. And yet he seems to have a determination and confidence that’s stronger than even his most...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Stars ink first-round pick Nichushkin

The Dallas Stars have signed first-round draft pick Valeri Nichushkin to a three-year entry-level contract. The 18-year-old Russian winger was the 10th overall pick in the draft last weekend. He played 18 regular-season games and 25 playoff games last season for the KHL club in Chelyabinsk, his hometown. Nichushkin scored nine points (six goals, three assists) in the playoffs and...
Via AP on Fox
July 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Stars sign top pick to 3-year entry-level contract

The Dallas Stars have signed top draft pick Valeri Nichushkin to a three-year entry-level contract. The 18-year-old Russian winger was the 10th overall pick in the draft last weekend. He played 18 regular-season games and 25 playoff games last season for the KHL club in Chelyabinsk, his hometown. Nichushkin scored nine points (six goals, three assists) in the playoffs and was the...
Via AP on Fox
July 06, 2013  |  Discuss
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