Stars Expect Frenzied First-Round Finish To Help LaterThe Stars believe that the frenzied 15-minute finish when they barely hung on to close out their first-round series will come in handy moving forward in the playoffs. The Blues will certainly be able to charge at them like Minnesota did.
Hockey Sticks No Longer One Size Fits AllHockey sticks used to come 'one size fits all.' If players wanted a better fit, it required lots of do-it-yourself, cutting, sanding, heating and bending the stick into a shape and size that fit them.
Wild Surge Back To Beat Stars 5-3 In Game 3 Minnesota roared back from an early two-goal deficit for a 5-3 victory on Monday night that sliced the Stars' advantage in the Western Conference quarterfinals to 2-1.
Stars Beat Wild 2-1 For 2-0 Series LeadAntoine Roussel scored from behind the net without the puck touching a stick and Jamie Benn had an unassisted goal and the Dallas Stars beat the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Saturday night.
Seguin Returns For Stars In Game 2 Vs. Wild With Haula BackDallas Stars center Tyler Seguin has returned to the lineup for the first time in a month. Seguin is back for Game 2 of the Stars' opening-round playoff game against Minnesota.
NHL Playoffs Preview: Minnesota Wild Vs Dallas StarsTyler Seguin will not be playing for the Dallas Stars Thursday night as they enter the first round of the NHL Playoffs vs the Minnesota Wild
Minnesota Faces Former Minnesota In NHL PlayoffsKnown as the North Stars before moving to Dallas in 1993, the Stars are the top seed in the Western Conference. They open their first-round series at home Thursday against the Wild, who eventually replaced them in Minnesota.
'Too Many Men' Penalties Worry Some NHL Playoff TeamsToo many men on the ice and you get a two-minute penalty. Seven of the NHL's 16 playoff teams were among the league's most penalized clubs for having too many men on the ice.
Stars Edge Closer To Titles By Beating Avalanche 4-2Jason Dickinson woke up in the minors. He ended the day with his first NHL goal, helping the Stars top the Avalanche by a score of 4-2 on Thursday night, moving them closer to the Central Division and Western Conference titles.
Ducks Beat Stars 3-1 To Take Over 1st Place In PacificNate Thompson and Ryan Kesler each scored a short-handed goal, John Gibson made 25 saves and the Ducks defeated the Stars 3-1 on Sunday night to return to the top of the Pacific Division.
Benn Scores 40th Goal, Stars Beat Coyotes 4-1Benn scored his 40th goal, Antti Niemi made 31 saves and Dallas beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-1 on Thursday night to move two points ahead in the Western Conference race.
Stars Beat Predators 5-2 To Keep Pace With BluesFaksa and Spezza scored 46 seconds apart in the second period, and the Dallas Stars beat the Nashville Predators 5-2 on Tuesday night.