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Ratings Roundup: CFB on ABC, NBA Preseason, Dallas Stars

On the same day Saturday Night Football hit a season-high, ABC had a double-digit decline for its regional college football window. In other news, NBA preseason games earned mixed numbers on ESPN and TNT and local ratings have soared for the Dallas Stars. ABC’s Afternoon CFB Window Down Double-Digits Regional college football action featuring Rutgers/Ohio [...]
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Benn scores in fifth straight, Stars edge Devils via shootout

  Jason Spezza and Jamie Benn scored in a shootout, and Dallas beat New Jersey 3-2 on Friday night, extending the Devils' NHL record for shootout losses to 18 straight. Kari Lehtonen finished with 25 saves for the Stars. It didn't appear as if he had to stop any in the shootout, with Mike Cammalleri's shot going over the net on the first attempt and Jaromir Jagr losing...
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Benn scores in fifth straight, Stars edge Devils

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Jason Spezza and Jamie Benn scored in a shootout, and the Dallas Stars beat New Jersey 3-2 on Friday night, extending the Devils' NHL record for shootout losses to 18 straight. Kari Lehtonen finished with 25 saves for the Stars. It didn't appear as if he had to stop any in the shootout, with Mike Cammalleri's shot going over the net on the first attempt...
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Jason Spezza Puts Cory Schneider In The Torture Chamber With Sick Shootout Goal

Jason Spezza broke out all the dangles for a sick shootout goal on Friday night... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Jokipakka to make NHL debut, Stars go back to superline

The Stars on Friday went back to the lines they used Tuesday in a 6-3 win over Vancouver and also practiced Jyrki Jokipakka on the third pair. That means Jokipakka will make his NHL debut tonight, and that the Devils could get a dose of Jamie Benn-Jason Spezza-Tyler Seguin. “We want them to win games,” Stars coach Lindy Ruff said when asked if he was trying to make sure all...
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Stars-Devils Preview

A pair of road victories started the Dallas Stars on their prosperous stretch, and they'll try to add another by keeping the New Jersey Devils winless at home. The Stars go for their fourth win in five games overall as they look to send New Jersey to a fourth consecutive defeat Friday night. Dallas (3-1-2) bounced back from dropping its first two games by winning at Columbus...
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Numbers Don’t Tell The Story In Dallas Stars Win

from Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News, There are times when you know exactly why something is happening, and you can both quantify and control that something. Then, there are times when you witness something that goes beyond the boundaries of logic and stretches belief to the breaking point. That’s when you simply have to sit back in astonishment and realize the game...
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Stars' offense erupts for six goals in 6-3 win against Vancouver

Three Stars 1. Kari Lehtonen, Stars - Forty-three saves put the game away. 2. Erik Cole, Stars - Team needed depth scoring, and he provided it. 3. Ryan Garbutt, Stars - Goal, assist. Save of the Game Kari Lehtonen once again derailed a breakaway, and this one could have changed the game. With Dallas protecting a 1-0 lead in the first period, Lehtonen stopped a Jannik Hansen...
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Stars Erupt Against Canucks For First Win at AAC

DALLAS -- After suffering heartbreaking losses in each of their last three games at American Airlines Center, a streak dating back to their season-ending loss in Game Six of their first-round playoff series with the Anaheim Ducks in April, the Dallas Stars were due for a win on home ice. And on Tuesday night, the Stars scored almost at will, leading 3-0 after one period and 5-0 early...
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Stars hold off Canucks to win

DALLAS (AP) -- Erik Cole scored two goals, Kari Lehtonen made 43 saves and the Dallas Stars held off the Vancouver Canucks 6-3 on Tuesday night. Dallas scored five goals on only 12 shots against Vancouver starting goalie Ryan Miller to drive him from the game just 1:17 into the second period. He entered the game with a 3-0-0 record and 1.95 goals against average. Cole gave the Stars...
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Cole, Lehtonen come up big as Stars hold off Canucks

  Erik Cole scored two goals, Kari Lehtonen made 43 saves and the Dallas Stars held off the Vancouver Canucks 6-3 on Tuesday night. Dallas scored five goals on only 12 shots against Vancouver starting goalie Ryan Miller to drive him from the game just 1:17 into the second period. He entered the game with a 3-0-0 record and 1.95 goals against average. Cole gave the Stars leads of...
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Stars hold off Canucks to win 6-3

DALLAS (AP) Erik Cole scored two goals, Kari Lehtonen made 43 saves and the Dallas Stars held off the Vancouver Canucks 6-3 on Tuesday night. Dallas scored five goals on only 12 shots against Vancouver starting goalie Ryan Miller to drive him from the game just 1:17 into the second period. He entered the game with a 3-0-0 record and 1.95 goals against average. Cole gave the Stars...
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Trip Back to Dallas a Welcome One for Canucks' Desjardins

DALLAS -- Even if it is only a short trip, Willie Desjardins is happy to be back in Dallas. Of course, that's understandable since the first-year head coach of the Vancouver Canucks spent the past four years in the Stars organization, first as an assistant coach to Marc Crawford and then to Glen Gulutzan before coaching Dallas' top minor league affiliate, the Texas Stars...
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All Jason Spezza

from Dan Rosen of NHL.com, Here are Five Questions with … Jason Spezza: Obviously it's a major adjustment going from Ottawa to Dallas, so what has it been like for you? Has it been strange, different, challenging? How would you describe the adjustment? "I would say it's all of the above. "The strange is starting to wear off. It's definitely...
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Stars Injury Update: Patrik Nemeth Out for the Season with Severe Arm Laceration

Earlier today, Dallas Stars coach Lindy Ruff declared Patrik Nemeth out for the season with a severe arm laceration. Chris Peters from cbssports.com reported this update to Nemeth’s injury. Video of the gruesome injury can be seen here. #483103371 / gettyimages.comPatrik Nemeth’s prognosis was originally for him to be out indefinitely as was reported a few days ago. This...
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Olesiak next man up for Stars

FRISCO, Texas - Much is expected from Jamie Oleksiak, but such is one's lot in life when you're a first-round pick in the NHL Draft like the hulking young defenseman was for the Dallas Stars in 2011, when he was taken 14th overall. Oleksiak has been in the NHL several times before, but this is the first time that the young d-man known as the "Big Rig" has started...
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Olesiak next man up for Stars

FRISCO, Texas - Much is expected from Jamie Oleksiak, but such is one's lot in life when you're a first-round pick in the NHL Draft like the hulking young defenseman was for the Dallas Stars in 2011, when he was taken 14th overall. Oleksiak has been in the NHL several times before, but this is the first time that the young d-man known as the "Big Rig" has started...
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Patrik Nemeth Of The Dallas Stars Lost For The Season

Stars D Patrik Nemeth is out for the regular season with an arm laceration he suffered on Saturday vs. Philadelphia, according to Lindy Ruff — Mike Heika (@MikeHeika) October 20, 2014   Brutal for Nemeth (DAL) that he's out for the year. Played so well in AHL playoffs last season...fluke injury. — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) October 20, 2014...
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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.
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Stars Injury Update: Patrik Nemeth Suffers Significant Arm Laceration

Dallas Stars defenseman Patrik Nemeth suffered an arm laceration on Saturday night after taking a skate to the wrist in an awkward fall against the Philadelphia Flyers. Pat Iverson from SBN reported on this gruesome injury and shared a quick video of how it occurred. #485991709 / gettyimages.com“We’ll get you an update on Monday, but he is going to be out a good period of time”...
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Ruff: Stars played 'stupid,' 'garbage hockey' in overtime loss to Flyers

The Stars lost defenseman Patrik Nemeth for a “good period of time” after a skate cut his arm Saturday, and will now have to adjust their defense — the area of their game that has been most under the microscope the last two seasons. But coach Lindy Ruff said his more immediate concern after a 6-5 overtime loss to Philadelphia at American Airlines Center is the fact the team...
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Stars lose focus in tough loss to Flyers

DALLAS - Much like in soccer, a two-goal lead can often be the worst thing to have in hockey. That's exactly where the Dallas Stars stood after two periods, ahead 4-2, against the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday night at American Airlines Center. But by the time the final horn sounded with 2:11 left in overtime, Dallas had been outscored 4-1 the final 22:11 and lost 6-5 thanks...
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Giroux scores in OT to lift Flyers past Stars

  Claude Giroux scored a power-play goal at 2:49 of overtime to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 6-5 victory over the Dallas Stars on Saturday night. Sean Couturier, Brayden Schenn, Andrew MacDonald, Jakub Voracek and Michael Raffl scored in regulation for the Flyers. Giroux's game-winner came 40 seconds after Dallas' Trevor Daley was penalized for hooking, and it was the...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Giroux scores in OT to lift Flyers past Stars, 6-5

DALLAS (AP) Claude Giroux scored a power-play goal at 2:49 of overtime to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 6-5 victory over the Dallas Stars on Saturday night. Sean Couturier, Brayden Schenn, Andrew MacDonald, Jakub Voracek and Michael Raffl scored in regulation for the Flyers. Giroux's game-winner came 40 seconds after Dallas' Trevor Daley was penalized for hooking, and...
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Curtis McKenzie to make NHL debut tonight

Curtis McKenzie was told on Friday that he would make his NHL debut Saturday against the Philadelphia Flyers, so he got right on the phone and called up his parents and grand parents. He put them all on planes from Calgary and Vancouver to come to Dallas and they (along with two friends from Calgary) will be in attendance tonight at American Airlines Center, McKenzie said. “I...
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