Phantoms Top Checkers After 5 OTs In AHL's Longest Game EverAlex Krushelnyski scored in the fifth overtime period to give the Phantoms a 2-1 win over the Checkers early Thursday morning in the longest game in the AHL's 82-year history.
Stars Place Nichushkin On IRThe Stars placed right wing Valeri Nichushkin on injured reserve Sunday because of a groin injury and recalled defenseman Jyrki Jokipakka from the AHL team.
Stars Hire Laxdal To Coach AHL AffiliateThe Dallas Stars have hired Derek Laxdal as coach of the AHL's Texas Stars, after Willie Desjardins was selected to lead the Canucks. The Texas Stars won this year's AHL title.
Stars Call Up Nilstorp With Lehtonen In LimboThe Stars have called up goaltender Cristopher Nilstorp from Texas of the American Hockey League while they figure out the extent of Kari Lehtonen's head injury.
Stars Sign Pair To 1-Year, 2-Way ContractsThe Stars signed Matt Fraser and Cameron Gaunce. Fraser finished with three points in 12 games. Gaunce split his AHL season between Lake Erie and Texas.
Stars Send G Nilstorp Back To AHL AffiliateThe Dallas Stars have sent goalie Cristopher Nilstorp back down to their American Hockey League affiliate.
Stars Send Smith And Newly Acquired Prospect Morrow To AHLThe Dallas Stars have sent forward Reilly Smith and newly acquired defenseman Joe Morrow to their AHL affiliate, the Texas Stars.
Stars' Tom Wandell Clears Waivers, Stays In AHL Stars forward Tom Wandell has cleared waivers and will remain with the team's American Hockey League affiliate.
Stars Recall Oleksiak, Roussel From AHL The Stars have recalled defenseman Jamie Oleksiak and forward Antoine Roussel from the Texas Stars of the American Hockey League.
AHL Ready To Benefit From NHL LockoutAs the owner of the American Hockey League's Syracuse Crunch, Howard Dolgon isn't enamored with another NHL lockout, even though it's good for business.
Dallas Recalls Jordie Benn From Texas Stars The 24-year-old Benn, who was recalled Monday, had one assist in his two games for Dallas this season.
Stars Re-Sign Veteran Defenseman LukowichThe Dallas Stars have re-signed defenseman Brad Lukowich to a one-year, two way contract for the 2011-2012 season.