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Former Capitals In Playoffs -- Sergei Gonchar

Hello again everyone and welcome to how to live vicariously by a former player's team in the playoffs. This week's edition we searched even more far and wide for a former member of the Washington Capitals. Hey, we almost forgot last week's edition. In some player news, Ryan Stoa and the team have not talked contract just yet. On to the more fun stuff.... --  ...
Via Puckrant.com
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Most career playoff points by defensemen on current playoff teams

An interesting graphic from NBC that was shown during the Dallas Stars and Anaheim Ducks game tonight. The most career playoff points by current defenders list is led by Sergei Gonchar (90), followed by Dan Boyle (66), Zdeno Chara (54), Kris Letang (47), and Duncan Keith (43). Interesting fact: every one of these players have won at least one Stanley Cup. Related:NHL teams ranked...
Via Talk Hockey
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

The Morning After: Game 1 - Ducks 4, Stars 3

There were plenty of people who went to bed in Texas last night thinking that the Stars were exposed badly by the competition last night and outclassed on their way to a humbling defeat. And those people did get the part right about being defeated. Otherwise, the later the Stars wandered into the California night, the more capable they appeared and the more confident they played...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Why the Dallas Stars Made the Playoffs

Six years. It’s been six years since the Dallas Stars made the Stanley Cup playoffs, but finally the streak is over. The streak that has seen three coaching changes ended April 11, 2014 when the Dallas Stars defeated the St. Louis Blues 3-0. There have been many tough seasons since the Stars have made the postseason but there have been several aspects that have led them back into...
Via isportsweb.com
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Thoughts: Game 52 – Penguins @ Stars

Stars 3  Penguins 0 By: Meesh Shanmugam (@HockeyMeesh) Goals None Goal Assessment First Goal Against (Gonchar) Olli Maatta is in the penalty box for holding. Sergei Gonchar skates behind his own net to pick up the puck as the Stars set up their powerplay breakout. Gonchar carries the puck to his blue line and passes it to the right side for Ray Whitney, who carries it along the...
Via The PensNation
January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Stars, Lehtonen shut out Penguins

When they were good, they were very, very good... The Dallas Stars just can't stop streaking in 2014. First it was the massive losing streak to start the month of January. And Saturday, with their 3-0 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins at a sold out and loud American Airlines Center, the Stars ran their most recent winning streak to three games. On paper, the match up of the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Game 52 Recap: Stars 3 - Penguins 0

Dallas 3 – Pittsburgh 0   1st Period: 15:02 - Sergei Gonchar (2) (Power Play) Assists: Ray Whitney (15), Kari Lehtonen (4) This was one of the best, cleanest periods of hockey the Stars have played this season. Kari didn’t have to do much, facing four shots and only one real chance on goal from the Pens. They only had 12 total attempts. Dallas...
Via Stars of Big D
January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Lehtonen shuts out Penguins as Stars win 3-0

Kari Lehtonen made 24 saves for his second shutout in three games to lead the Dallas Stars to a 3-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night. Sergei Gonchar, Jamie Benn and Rich Peverley had Dallas' goals, and Lehtonen also had an assist for the second consecutive game. The Stars have won their last three games by a combined 14-1 margin. Gonchar had a power-play...
Via AP on Fox
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Stars put D Gonchar on injured list with concussion-like symptoms

The Dallas Stars have put defenseman Sergei Gonchar on the injured list and activated Aaron Rome to take his place. The 39-year-old Gonchar has been out with concussion-like symptoms since he was hit by a puck Dec. 21 against San Jose. He leads Dallas defensemen with 12 points (all assists) in 35 games. Rome is in his second season with the Stars and has five assists in 30 games...
Via AP on Fox
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Sergei Gonchar Remains Out With Concussion-Like Symptoms

from Mark Stepneski at the Dallas Stars website, Defenseman Sergei Gonchar remains out with concussion-like symptoms. Gonchar, who was injured in Saturday’s game in San Jose, will miss his second straight game when the Dallas Stars open a five-game homestand against the Nashville Predators tonight at American Airlines Center. “Still not feeling quite right,” Stars...
Via Kukla's Korner
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Stars' Gonchar out with concussion-like symptoms

The Dallas Stars have put defenseman Sergei Gonchar on the injured list and activated Aaron Rome to take his place. The 39-year-old Gonchar has been out with concussion-like symptoms since he was hit by a puck Dec. 21 against San Jose. He leads Dallas defensemen with 12 points (all assists) in 35 games. Rome is in his second season with the Stars and has five assists in 30 games...
Via AP on Fox
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Stars activate Aaron Rome from IR and place Sergei Gonchar on IR

Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill announced today that defenseman Aaron Rome has been activated from injured reserve. Rome, 30, is in his second season with the Dallas Stars, posting five assists and 18 penalty minutes in 30 career games with the team. The 6-foot-1, 220-pound defenseman from Nesbitt, Man., was Los Angeles’ fourth-round selection (104th overall) in the 2002...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Update: Stars' Sergei Gonchar concussed, will miss at least a week

As the result of taking a puck to the face on Saturday night in San Jose, Dallas Stars defenseman Sergei Gonchar will miss 7 - 10 days with concussion like symptoms.No Stars practice today, but GM Jim Nill says Gonchar has concussion-like symptoms (out 7-10 days). No call-up. Fortunus will be in vs. LA.— Mike Heika (@MikeHeika) December 22, 2013 The wiley blue liner has 12 points...
Via Sports Injury Alert
December 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Stars' Gonchar out with concussion-like symptoms

Dallas Stars defenseman Sergei Gonchar will miss the next seven-to-10 days with concussion-like symptoms, general manager Jim Nill told Stars beat reporters Sunday. Nill is hoping Gonchar will be back after the Christmas break and said there won't be a call-up from the Texas Stars of the American Hockey League. Gonchar left the Stars' game Saturday against the San Jose...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Ruff says Gonchar ‘out for a while probably’ after puck in face

Sergei Gonchar‘s departure from the Dallas Stars’ 3-2 shootout loss to the San Jose Sharks could leave them without another defenseman for an extended period. Gonchar left the game in the second period with what was initially called an upper-body injury. Stars coach Lindy Ruff updated his situation after the game as Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News shared. “He’s all...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Who knew the Ottawa Senators would be missing Sergei Gonchar?

It has been several years since defenceman Sergei Gonchar was considered one of the elite in the NHL. He was booted out of Pittsburgh after a dreadful playoffs in 2009-10. He spent the last three seasons with the Ottawa Senators…Read more →The post Who knew the Ottawa Senators would be missing Sergei Gonchar? appeared first on The Hockey Daily.
Via The Hockey Daily
November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Top defensemen tank for Dallas Stars

The Dallas Stars struggled early this season for a host of reasons, including the tremendously disappointing play of their top defensemen.Alex Goligoski has no points in 10 games and a minus-10. His early season partner Sergei Gonchar has just one assist in nine game and a minus-4 rating.So Stars coach Lindy Ruff broke them, probably for good.“We’ve talked about having that pair...
Via Fox - The Hockey Guy
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Stars working on cleaning up issues at blue line

FRISCO, Texas -- For all the changes the Dallas Stars made this offseason, whether it would be hiring a new general manager, head coach, acquiring a number of new players or unveiling a new logo and color scheme, one area where there weren't many changes was at the blue line. In fact, the Stars made just one change to the back, acquiring veteran defenseman Sergei Gonchar from...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Lindy Ruff ready to play hardball with Sergei Gonchar and Alex Goligoski

The Dallas Stars have suffered through and up-and-down start to the 2013-14 NHL season and head coach Lindy Ruff is ready to make some changes on the blue line. Alex Goligoski and Sergei Gonchar have both left much to be desired with their play in all three zones and could be scratched for today’s game against the Anaheim Ducks. Dallas raised some eyebrows when they traded for...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Ruff, Stars defensemen like where group is at heading into season

FRISCO, Texas -- With all of the changes made to the Dallas Stars on and off the ice during the offseason one area where many changes weren't made was at the blue line. The Stars added just one new defenseman in veteran Sergei Gonchar, who was acquired in a trade with the Ottawa Senators on June 7. Gonchar then signed a two-year deal with the Stars one day later. But other...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Ruff, Stars defensemen like where group is at heading into season

FRISCO, Texas -- With all of the changes made to the Dallas Stars on and off the ice during the offseason one area where many changes weren't made was at the blue line. The Stars added just one new defenseman in veteran Sergei Gonchar, who was acquired in a trade with the Ottawa Senators on June 7. Gonchar then signed a two-year deal with the Stars one day later. But other...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

ESPN Experts Rank The Top 50 Defensemen

To get ready for the 2013-14 season, we are ranking the best players in the NHL by position. We asked the "experts" to rank each player on a scale of 1 to 10 based on his current quality of play....   47 Sergei Gonchar Dallas Stars | Age: 39 | Experience: 18 years   6.00 ...
Via Kukla's Korner
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Malkin’s Father Says Dallas Offered A Contract To His Son

from Allan Muir of Sports Illustrated, Where it gets interesting is when Papa Malkin says that another team, the Dallas Stars, offered his son a contract. “You know, Dallas offered him a greater deal than the Pittsburgh. And he said, ‘No, I do not want to go there.’ The Stars had signed Sergei Gonchar. His best friend is out there playing. Why not agree? “And...
Via Kukla's Korner
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Travis Yost: Trade Wars III, Part III: Cloutier v. Yost

Make sure to follow Travis on Twitter! -- UPDATE: Looks like Ottawa's Patrick Wiericioch has been extended. The twenty-two year-old defenseman signed a three-year, $6MM contract on Monday afternoon. The organization has been confident that he'll be able to replace the loss of Sergei Gonchar. Based on what we've seen from the kid last year, I think he'll be more...
Via HockeyBuzz
July 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Morning Line

With Nill and Ruff, with Sergei Gonchar and a couple of free-agent center signings (Florida’s Stephen Weiss? Detroit’s Valtteri Filppula?), with the growth of young prospects, not to mention four picks in the top two rounds of the coming draft, the Stars may not be hoisting the Cup anytime soon. But they should at least become a part of the 16-team tournament that leads to that...
Via Kukla's Korner
June 23, 2013  |  Discuss
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