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.
Tyler Seguin scored three goals, and the Stars rallied to beat the Panthers by a score of 5-4 on Monday. Seguin’s first two goals both tied the game after Florida built up leads.
The Dallas Stars have signed young forward Cody Eakin to a two-year contract after he recorded career highs in most categories last season.
Ales Hemsky scored the only goal against Michael Houser in a shootout as the Stars got a 4-3 exhibition victory over the Panthers on Wednesday night in Florida.
Jamie Benn and the young Dallas Stars are definitely a more confident group, though it took the captain a long time to get over how last season ended.
Stars forward Rich Peverley is doing off-ice workouts but still is unable to skate with the team six months after an irregular heartbeat led to him collapsing on the bench during a game.
Repeat offenders for diving and their coaches will face increasingly steeper fines as part of a series of rule changes announced by the NHL.