NHL Hockey

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Welcome To New York! Rangers Announce Alain Vigneault As New Head Coach

One week after Alain Vigneault emerged as the leading coaching candidate, the New York Rangers hired him on Friday to replace the fired John Tortorella. Vigneault agreed to a five-year contract.


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Pens, Malkin Agree On 8-Year, $76 Million Extension

The Pittsburgh Penguins and Evgeni Malkin have agreed to term on a contract extension with superstar Evgeni Malkin.


Dallas Stars v Phoenix Coyotes

Klinkhammer Scores 1st NHL Goal In Coyotes’ Win Over Stars

Rob Klinkhammer netted his first NHL goal in his Coyotes debut, and Shane Doan also scored as Phoenix beat the Dallas Stars 2-1 on Saturday night.


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Early PP Goals Lead Stars Past Ducks 3-1

The Stars finally got their power play going. Twice in one period, in fact. After managing just one goal in 16 opportunities over the previous five games, the Stars rallied to a 3-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday night.


Dallas Stars v Phoenix Coyotes

Coyotes Shutout Stars

One night after the Stars outlasted the Coyotes in Dallas, the two teams were back at it on Saturday in Glendale. This time it was the Coytoes who came out on top.


ST PAUL, MN - MARCH 13: Mark Fistric #28 of the Dallas Stars controls the puck against Marco Scandella #6 of the Minnesota Wild during the first period on March 13, 2012 at Xcel Energy Center in St Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Benn’s Goal Gives Streaking Stars 1-0 Win Vs. Wild

Jamie Benn’s goal early in the third period and Kari Lehtonen’s second consecutive shutout gave the Dallas Stars their sixth straight victory, 1-0 over the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night.


DALLAS, TX - DECEMBER 21:  Michael Ryder #73 of the Dallas Stars at American Airlines Center on December 21, 2011 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Eriksson & Ryder Lead Stars Past Bruins 4-2

Two nights earlier, the Dallas Stars were dominated on home ice by the team with the NHL’s fewest points. Motivated by that dismal showing, the Stars proceeded to knock off the defending Stanley Cup champion Boston Bruins.


Dallas Stars v Carolina Hurricanes

Benn Scores Twice To Help Stars Top Hurricanes 5-2

Jamie Benn scored twice, including a shorthanded goal, to lead the Dallas Stars to a 5-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday.


COLUMBUS, OH - OCTOBER 18:  Rick Nash #61 of the Columbus Blue Jackets lies on the ice with Alex Goligoski #33 of the Dallas Stars during their game at Nationwide Arena on October 18, 2011 in Columbus, Ohio.  The Stars defeated the Blue Jackets 3-2.  (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)

Stars Hang On To Beat Blue Jackets 3-2

Kari Lehtonen made 38 saves and the Stars hung on for their fourth straight win, a 3-2 victory over the winless Blue Jackets on Tuesday night.