Jason Spezza is headed to the Dallas Stars in a trade a few days after the Ottawa captain turned down a deal that would have sent him to Nashville.
The young Dallas Stars began this season hoping to make the playoffs and end a franchise-record postseason drought.
New York’s Henrik Lundqvist made a season-high 41 saves as the Rangers beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 Thursday night at the AAC.
Dallas scored three goals in barely a minute to secure a 5-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Thursday night at the American Airlines Center.
Chiasson scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period, and the Dallas Stars defeated the Washington Capitals 2-1 at the American Airlines Center on Saturday.
Ray Whitney and Vernon Fiddler both scored twice during a four-goal third period, and the Stars broke open a tie game to rout the Kings 5-1 on Tuesday night.
Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and two assists, and Teemu Selanne scored his 673rd career goal in the Anaheim Ducks’ 5-2 victory over the Dallas Stars on Wednesday night.