A son of hockey great Gordie Howe says an MRI has revealed the hockey great didn’t endure another large stroke this week, as the family had feared.
The Maple Leafs played a mistake-filled game, but their offense kept clicking in a 5-3 victory over the Stars on Tuesday night, their fourth win in the past five games.
Tyler Seguin scored twice, yet he was overshadowed by rookie defenseman John Klingberg. The two combined to lift the Stars to a 3-2 victory over the Oilers on Tuesday night.
Eric Staal assisted on the last of Carolina’s four second-period goals, and then scored two goals himself in the third period, for a 6-4 victory over Dallas on Tuesday night.
Dallas Stars right wing Valeri Nichushkin had hip surgery on Tuesday in New York and will be out three to four months.
Patrick Kane and Kris Versteeg each had a goal and two assists, and the Blackhawks rallied with four goals in the third period to defeat the Stars by a score of 6-2 on Sunday night.
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.