Minnesota’s Wild gets 2-1 victory over the Dallas Stars.
Jamie Benn got into a fight with Arizona center Martin Hanzal. The Coyotes scored moments later, but the Stars rallied with two late goals for a 4-3 victory on Tuesday night.
Matt Cullen scored the go-ahead goal at 13:47 of the third period, and Nashville beat the slumping Stars by a score of 3-2 on Thursday. The Stars have lost their last six games.
Dustin Brown and Kyle Clifford each scored third-period goals, allowing the Kings to beat the Stars by a score of 3-1 on Tuesday night. Dallas is 0-3-2 in the last five games.
The Stars placed right wing Valeri Nichushkin on injured reserve Sunday because of a groin injury and recalled defenseman Jyrki Jokipakka from the AHL team.
Tyler Seguin scored a power-play goal with 2.9 seconds remaining to give Dallas a 3-2 win over the Penguins on Thursday night, after an undisciplined first-period.
A person with knowledge of the decision says the NHL has picked Nashville to host the 2016 All Star game.
Eric Nystrom had a goal and two assists to lead the Predators to a 4-1 win over the Stars on Saturday night. Dallas has now lost its first two games of the new season.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman is fully comfortable with being the dean of those in charge of major North American sports. Being the oldest — well, that is a different story.
The Stars have signed Brenden Dillon to a one-year contract after the young defenseman’s best season so far helped end the club’s five-year playoff drought.
While the Dallas Stars are still young, their expectations have clearly changed. This group is no longer just hoping to get to the playoffs.
Cedric Paquette and Brett Connolly each scored a goal as the Lightning beat the Stars by a score of 5-1 on Tuesday night. Dallas completed its preseason with a 4-2 record.