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Valeri Nichushkin has earned praise from Lindy Ruff as of late, and the rookie winger has certainly justified such sentiments with his play. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Dallas Stars: A New Hope

For Dallas Stars fans, this offseason’s splashy free agent acquisitions, trades and draft picks ignited hope. Factor in a new GM and head coach, a new logo and redesigned unis, […]

by · October 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, Previews and Predictions
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Fun With Numbers: Dallas Stars Starting Roster Edition

  With training camp and preseason now complete, the Dallas Stars’ starting roster for the fast-approaching season opener is almost completely finalized. The Stars have a deep system, with many […]

by · September 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, Previews and Predictions
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Dallas Stars Training Camp Intense For Prospects

  Normally, injuries are never something that you want to see for a team. Losing players for a significant amount of time during the regular season can come at the […]

by · September 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, Prospects
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Why Jamie Benn Is Poised For Superstardom

For the past few years, Dallas Stars forward Jamie Benn performed as arguably the team’s top skater. He possesses a seldom-seen juxtaposition of natural ability and inherent leadership. Stars fans, […]

by · September 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, Previews and Predictions
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When Jamie Benn Came to Town

Despondent Chicago Wolves play-by-play announcer Jason Shaver summed up the attitude of much of the American Hockey League in 2010 in his call of Jamie Benn’s game 7 overtime winner […]

by · August 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Dallas Stars, Texas Stars
The Stars have only one powerplay goal in their last seven games. (ladybugbkt/flickr))

Better Know Your New Predators Rival: Dallas Stars

The NHL has released its schedule and with it, the new division realignment for the 2013-2014 season.  While the Detroit Red Wings will be departing the West and the Central Division for […]

by · August 26, 2013 · 1 comment · Dallas Stars, Nashville Predators
Which Newcomer Will Have Greatest Impact On Dallas Stars?

Which Newcomer Will Have Greatest Impact On Dallas Stars?

It didn’t take long after the final horn sounded last season before the Dallas Stars began making widespread changes. GM Jim Nill and head coach Lindy Ruff were hired. The […]

Always a "Star," G.M.  Joe Nieuwendyk (photo by /wikipedia)

Hockey in Texas: Y’all Better Get Used to It

During the 2011-12 season, I traveled to Nashville, Tennessee to cover a Blues – Predators game. I was taken aback then by the amazing love for hockey in the South. […]

by · August 13, 2013 · 2 comments · Dallas Stars
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Which Rookies Will Crack The Dallas Stars Roster?

    When you have an organization mired in the midst of a long-term rebuild, the ultimate goal is developing young players up to the point where they are ready […]

by · July 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, Prospects
THW’s Top 10 NHL Jerseys

THW’s Top 10 NHL Jerseys

Jerseys are what give a team an identity. Individuals wear them and become united as one. They wear them to try and bring glory to their fans who adorn them […]

Jamie Benn's shorthanded breakaway goal tied the game against St. Louis. (HermanVonPetri/flickr)

Dallas Stars: New Look, New Leadership

“The key to change… is to let go of fear.”   – Rosanne Cash Since the arrival of general manager Jim Nill, fearless is indeed what the Stars have been […]

by · July 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars
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Reilly Smith: Busting the Balance of a Blockbuster Trade

We hockey fans routinely stop paying attention to the details of any trade when the words ‘and prospects’ appear. The July 4 blockbuster trade between Boston and Dallas may seem to […]

by · July 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Boston Bruins, Dallas Stars, Trades Contracts and Transactions