More pro athletes are taking time off to be with their families in the delivery room. But MLB remains the only one of the major leagues to have a standardized paternity leave.
Columbus already had a head start when the puck dropped in a makeup game with Dallas, and the Blue Jackets withstood a frantic third period for a 3-1 win over the Stars.
Tyler Seguin had the game-winning shot, and the Stars beat Nashville by a score of 3-2 on Tuesday night to keep a hold on the Western Conference’s eighth and final playoff spot.
Sean Bergenheim scored with 4:31 left in the game to break a third-period tie, and the Panthers snapped a five-game losing streak in a 3-2 win over the Stars on Sunday.
Andrew Shaw and Duncan Keith each had a goal and an assist, and the Blackhawks held on for a 4-2 win over the Stars on Tuesday night, even without star forward Patrick Kane.
The Stars used a power play to stay in the Western Conference playoff chase Monday night. Ray Whitney and Tyler Seguin scored with an advantage, and Dallas held off the Jets 2-1.
The Flyers beat the Stars by a score of 4-2 on Thursday night for their fourth straight win, and head coach Craig Berube was concerned about the team’s “sloppy” play.
The Dallas Stars say Rich Peverley has undergone successful surgery to correct an abnormal heart rhythm, just more than a week after the forward collapsed on the bench during a game.
Sidney Crosby, Chris Kunitz and Lee Stempniak have been playing together for less than two weeks, but they looked like longtime friends in Pittsburgh’s demolition of Dallas on Tuesday.
Blake Wheeler had four assists as the Jets stormed back to beat the Stars 7-2. The Jets pulled within four points of the Stars with the victory, although Dallas has two games in hand.
Stars forward Rich Peverley is out of the hospital and spending time with his teammates three days after he collapsed on the bench during a game against the Blue Jackets.
Dallas Stars forward Rich Peverley will not play again this season after he collapsed on the bench during a game earlier this week.