Stanley Cup Final Should Fill Need For SpeedIt will be speed versus speed in the Stanley Cup Final between the Sharks and Penguins. San Jose got through the West in the same way that Pittsburgh got through the East -- with plenty of depth and speed to kill.
Sharks Beat Blues To Reach Stanley Cup FinalsJoe Pavelski scored an early goal, Joel Ward added two more and the Sharks advanced to their first Stanley Cup Finals in franchise history by beating the Blues by a score of 5-2 on Wednesday night.
NHL Overtimes Ending Faster Than UsualThe second round of this year's postseason has featured a record nine overtime games, the most since the 16-team format started in 1980. Of the 16 overtime games in the 2016 playoffs, seven ended in the first five minutes.
Don't Be Down, The Stars Are On Their WayThat was not a game to remember. That was a Game 7 that we would all like to forget. But keep your heads held high, Stars fans. The future is bright. Check out what might be ahead for Dallas.
Game 7 Dallas Star Tickets Highest In Five YearsA raucous crowd is expected at the American Airlines Center Wednesday as the Stars take on the St. Louis Blues to try and edge closer to the Stanley Cup Finals.
Home Ice May Not Be Advantage For StarsHome ice belongs to the Stars for Game 7 of their playoff series against the Blues. "I have the benefit of the match at home," Stars coach Lindy Ruff said. "I don't know if that's going to make any difference in the game, though."
Steen, Backes Score Twice, Blues Rout Stars 6-1Alexander Steen and David Backes had two goals apiece and the St. Louis Blues' defense put the clamps on the Dallas Stars in a 6-1 victory that put them up 2-1 in the second-round series Tuesday night.
Dallas Stars Fall To St. Louis Blues In OT, NHL Series Tied 1-1The St. Louis Blues scored on the power play in overtime to beat the Dallas Stars 4-3 and tie the playoff series 1-1.
Faksa Has Goal And Assist, Stars Beat Blues 2-1 In Game 1Radek Faksa scored the tiebreaking goal on a rebound with 4:44 to play and had an assist on the other Dallas goal to help the Stars open the second round of the Western Conference playoffs with a 2-1 victiry over the St. Louis Blues on Friday night.
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.