New York’s Henrik Lundqvist made a season-high 41 saves as the Rangers beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 Thursday night at the AAC.
Tyler Seguin capped a three-goal, first-period outburst, and the Dallas Stars hung on to deliver coach Lindy Ruff a 4-3 win in his homecoming against the Buffalo Sabres on Monday night.
Dallas scored three goals in barely a minute to secure a 5-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Thursday night at the American Airlines Center.
The Avalanche won their sixth straight game with a 3-2 win over the Stars on Tuesday night, allowing Patrick Roy to tie the NHL mark for victories to start a coaching career.
The Dallas Stars wrapped up their three day training camp in Fort Worth Saturday morning. But they left fans with a taste of what’s to come this season.
James Patrick spent the past seven seasons on Lindy Ruff’s staff in Buffalo. Patrick also played the last seven of his 21 seasons as an NHL defenseman for the Sabres and Ruff.
The Stars are making huge strides in getting back to the Stanley Cup Finals. Ironically, in the 1999 Stanley Cup Finals, Lindy Ruff was the head coach of the opposing Sabres.
After some speculation that the Stars were close to naming Lindy Ruff as the new head coach, the team made it official on Friday. He becomes the 22nd coach in franchise history.