From the moment Stephane Robidas was traded from the Dallas Stars to the Anaheim Ducks last month, he realized he might end up facing his former teammates in the first round of the playoffs.
The Dallas Stars have traded defenseman Stephane Robidas to the Anaheim Ducks for a conditional fourth round selection in the 2014 NHL Draft, the team announced on Tuesday.
The Dallas Stars beat the Pacific Division leading Anaheim Ducks 6-3 on Tuesday night for their first home win in more than month.
The Dallas Stars have signed Sergei Gonchar to a two-year, $10 million contract after trading for the 39-year-old defenseman last week.
Logan Couture and Joe Pavelski scored late goals to help the Sharks clinch the playoffs with a come-from-behind 3-2 victory over the Stars on Tuesday night.
Viktor Fasth made 26 saves for his third shutout of the season, leading the Anaheim Ducks to a 4-0 victory over the reeling Dallas Stars on Monday night.
Loui Eriksson fought off two defenders to get his stick on a rebound and jammed it in 3:03 into overtime to give the Stars a 5-4 victory over the Blue Jackets on Tuesday night.
Robidas missed six games because of a lower-body injury suffered in practice on December 20th.