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Review and Preview: Dallas Stars

Shooting into contention, the Dallas Stars are setting up for astronomical success, and the sky's the limit. #486304429 / gettyimages.comDALLAS STARSRoster changes: IN: Jason Spezza (acquired from Ottawa), Ales Hemsky (from Ottawa), Anders Lindback (from Tampa Bay), Jussi Rynnas (from SM-liiga Oulun Karpat), Patrick Eaves (from Nashville) Pending UFAs/RFAs: Cody Eakin ...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Around the Farm: Baby Rangers fall to Stars at Traverse City

The Baby Rangers kicked off the Traverse City tournament by taking on the Baby Stars, falling 4-3 in overtime on a goal by Brett Ritchie. The Rangers were up 3-1 heading into the third period with a five minute powerplay, but could not keep the Stars from tying the game. Here’s the stat line for […] The post Around the Farm: Baby Rangers fall to Stars at Traverse City appeared...
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September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Morin Is The Star Again

Travis Morin stole the show for the second game in a row on Monday during Game 4 of the Calder Cup Final, recording three points and netting the game winner. Morin’s second goal of the evening at 2:24 into overtime gave the Texas Stars, AHL affiliate of the Dallas Stars, a win over St. John’s IceCaps who are the AHL affiliate of the Winnipeg Jets. The IceCaps dominated the...
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June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Travis Morin Leads The Stars To Victory In Game 3

The Texas Stars, AHL affiliate of the Dallas Stars, stole Game 3 of the Calder Cup Final at Mile One Centre on Wednesday, with a 2-1 overtime victory over the St. John’s IceCaps, AHL affiliate of the Winnipeg Jets. This gives the Stars a crucial one game advantage heading into Game 4 of the best-of-seven series. Following a scoreless first period, Texas struck first with a second...
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June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Why The Bruins And The Stars Both Scored In The July 4th Blockbuster Trade

This past Thursday, the Boston Bruins and the Dallas Stars gave the NHL a “trade of fireworks” involving seven players. The Bruins sent Tyler Seguin, Ryan Button, and Rich Peverley to the Stars, and received Loui Eriksson, Matt Fraser, Joe Morrow and Reilly Smith in return. Although seven players were involved, most of the talk about this trade revolves around Tyler Seguin and...
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July 08, 2013  |  Discuss

The Rock Tweets Image From The Set Of ‘Hercules’

The Rock tweeted a photo of himself in makeup for “Hercules”. Here is the synopsis for the film… “Everyone knows the legend of Hercules and his twelve labors. Our story begins after the labors, and after the legend… Haunted by a sin from his past, Hercules has become a mercenary. Along with five faithful companions, he travels ancient Greece selling his services for gold...
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June 11, 2013  |  Discuss

The Rock Visits SeaWorld + Hercules Filming Begins

– The Rock took a visit to SeaWorld over the weekend. He posted a photo on his Twitter and Facebook pages showing him kissing a killer whale. The caption read “My girl. #KillerLove”. If you’re interested, you can click here to view a photo of The Rock kissing the killer whale. – Production for Hercules, featuring Dwayne Johnson, has started in Budapest, Hungary. The film...
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June 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Admirals lose Game 1 in OT

Brett Ritchie scored the overtime game winner 11:44 in to give the Texas Stars a 3-2 win and, more importantly, 1-0 lead in this best-of-five series. “An unfortunate bounce with a rolling puck,” said Austin Watson. "That’s hockey and that’s overtime.” The momentum swung the Stars’ direction after defenseman Scott Ford went to the penalty box four minutes before...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

AHL, CHL Report and the Week Ahead: 4/15-4/21

Texas Stars The new look Texas Stars had a nice week, winning two of three games and maintaining their overall lead in the Western Conference. They clinched the division title with their win on Sunday night. The Stars really outplayed their opponents in all three games and probably should have won their first game of the week. They outshot Charlotte by a 47-32 margin but...
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April 15, 2013  |  Discuss

AHL, CHL report and the Week Ahead 4/8-4/14

Texas Stars A revamped Texas team had a rather pedestrian week, going 1-2-0 in a three games in three nights set over the weekend. The losses proved to be inconsequential this past week though as the Stars officially clinched a playoff spot and are still holding strong as the number one seed in the Western Conference. The Stars had a bunch of new, or returning, faces on the...
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April 08, 2013  |  Discuss

AHL, CHL report and the Week Ahead 4/1-4/7

Texas Stars Texas is back on a good roll again with a pair of wins last week. They’ve now won four of their last five games and are steadying the ship with just three weeks left in the season. Jack Campbell started both games last week and had a whirlwind adventure. He allowed six goals in a wild OT 7-6 win against Houston before stymieing the Grand Rapids Griffins to just...
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April 01, 2013  |  Discuss

AHL, CHL report and the Week Ahead 3/18-3/24

Texas Stars The Stars finally got themselves back into the win column last week with two wins in three games (points in all three games). Texas had been riding a five game losing streak so it’s good to see them back and successful again. Jack Campbell was the man of the week as he started two games and played a majority of the third game. Cris Nilstorp started the first...
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March 18, 2013  |  Discuss

AHL, CHL report and the week ahead 3/4-3/10

Texas Stars Texas had their first bad week in a looooong time as they lost all three of their games last week (one shootout loss) to snap their five game winning streak. The losses (two to OKC and one to Chicago) constitute the first three game losing streak the Stars have had since the very beginning of the season. Texas is still first in the overall standings, but they’ve...
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March 04, 2013  |  Discuss

AHL, CHL report and the week ahead 2/25-3/3

Texas Stars At this point everyone is just left to wonder how the hell Texas is doing this. Despite the continued line shuffling and call-ups to Dallas and just the general roster turnover, the Texas Stars managed to win all three of their games last week (all on the road). The Stars have now won five in a row (six of their last seven) and sit atop the AHL standings. They...
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February 25, 2013  |  Discuss

AHL and CHL Prospect Report and The Week Ahead 2/11-2/17

Texas Stars This week was the least successful week the Texas Stars have had in the last month. They went 1-1-1 (still respectable) to get three out of a possible six points. Cristopher Nilstorp and Jack Campbell split starts during the week. Nilstorp’s starts went a bit rougher than Campbell’s as he allowed six goals on 48 shots while Campbell allowed only one goal on...
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February 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Russia beats Canada for junior bronze

Valeri Nichushkin scored 1:35 into overtime to give Russia a 6-5 victory over Canada on Saturday in the bronze-medal match at the junior ice hockey world championships. Nichushkin broke down the right side and skated in on net alone, scoring into the left corner. Canada trailed throughout before Brett Ritchie tied it with nine minutes left in regulation to force the extra period...
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January 03, 2013  |  Discuss

CHL Prospect Report, Overseas Roundup and The Week Ahead 11/26-12/2

Texas Stars Some steam left the Texas Stars train last week. The Stars were heading into the week on a three-game winning streak but ended up losing two of three games last week (one in overtime). Cristopher Nilstorp's back-to-back shutouts were quickly forgotten as he gave up six goals in the Wednesday game against the OKC Barons. Nilstorp started all three games and ended...
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November 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Prospect Report, Overseas Roundup and The Week Ahead 11/12-11/18

Texas Stars The best thing you could say about the Texas Stars this week was that the team got progressively better as the week went on. They lost 3-0 to the Toronto Marlies, a 5-4 shootout loss to the Lake Erie Monsters and then finally got back in the win column with a 4-2 win over the Houston Aeros. Goaltending is still the big issue with this team as both Jack Campbell and...
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November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Prospect Report, Overseas Roundup and The Week Ahead 11/5-11/11

Texas Stars The Stars had only one game last week and it didn't go so well as they lost 4-1 to the Grand Rapids Griffins. It's been a tough couple of weeks for the Stars as they've lost five of their last six games (allowing at least four goals in all those losses) and the same problems keep cropping up. A listless power play (0 for 7 against the Griffins, now 3 for...
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November 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Stars prospect Ritchie scores 5 goals in one game

Stars prospect Brett Ritchie had a nine-goal, 11 point weekend. Photo Credit: Terry Wilson, OHL Images Sometimes you break a slump. And sometimes, you take that slump and beat it with a sledgehammer until its in a thousand pieces. Brett Ritchie, a prospect for the Dallas Stars who currently plays for the Niagara IceDogs of the Ontario Hockey League, was in a bad slump coming into...
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November 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Schedule For Stars Players 10/8-10/14

With the NHL lockout looking like it's on for the long haul, the hockey focus will be on the Stars prospects and overseas players. This is the schedule for those players this week and a few updates on how those players performed in the previous week.   Texas Stars  The Stars finished their preseason last week with a 3-0-0 record and outscored their opponents 14-3. Their...
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October 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Stars give Ritchie, Vance 3-year entry-level deals

The Dallas Stars have signed forward Brett Ritchie and defenseman Troy Vance to three-year, entry-level contracts. Dallas announced the deals Wednesday for the pair of 19-year-olds who were drafted by the Stars in 2011. Ritchie split the 2011-12 season between the Sarnia Sting and Niagara Ice Dogs of the Ontario Hockey League, posting 45 points (24 goals, 21 assists) in 53 games...
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July 11, 2012  |  Discuss
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