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The Dallas Stars And The WHL: Their Family Tree

  Familiarity breeds contempt. And, sometimes, successful hockey teams. Familiarity is nothing new in hockey, and it makes a lot of sense as to why. The better you understand a […]

by · July 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars, Prospects
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Dallas Stars Social Media Guide

To say that the Dallas Stars have had a big year would be a bit of an understatement. The team as it exists today barely resembles what it was last […]

by · July 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars, Texas Stars
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Dallas Stars: Rebuilders Or Contenders? Why Not Both?

  On July 1st Dallas Stars general manager Jim Nill proved an old adage to be untrue: you can, in fact, have your cake and eat it too. For the […]

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Nick Ritchie: A Typical Maple Leaf

Don’t expect Peterborough Petes forward Nick Ritchie to slide past the top-10 mark in Friday’s NHL Entry Draft. The big left winger seems to have all the right tools to […]

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Grading the Dallas Stars: Forwards (Part 1)

The 2013-2014 season provided the dawn of a new era in the lone star state. The Dallas Stars underwent numerous changes on and off the ice on the way to […]

by · May 20, 2014 · 3 comments · Dallas Stars
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NHL Draft War Room: Justin Kirkland

by Eldon MacDonald (edited by @ChrisRalphTHW)  THW’s NHL Draft War Room Rankings – Apr-14: #66 THW’s NHL Draft Rankings – The Next Ones Edition (aka Chris’s List): #93 (March 2014; a definite […]

by · May 20, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
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NHL Entry Draft: A Decade of Diamonds in the Rough

When it comes to the NHL, drafting star players is easy. When you get the first overall pick and have the chance to draft guys like Sidney Crosby, Alex Ovechkin, […]

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Dallas Stars’ Double-Edged Sword of Inexperience

Everybody roped. Everybody rode. But in the end, inexperience bucked the Dallas Stars. Lindy Ruff’s early season statement regarding a team protecting its goalie turned into a general theme of […]

by · May 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
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Despite Playoff Loss, 2013-2014 Season A Rousing Success For Stars

When the Dallas Stars’ 2013-2014 season ended on Sunday night, it ended with a bang, not a whimper. The Stars held a 4-2 lead late in the third period of […]

by · April 29, 2014 · 1 comment · Dallas Stars
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Ducks-Stars Game Four Thoughts

The Ducks let the Stars knot the series at two a piece, dropping 4-2 in Dallas last night. It’s a best-of-three with the series shifting back to Anaheim. Some thoughts […]

by · April 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Anaheim Ducks
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Ducks-Stars Game Three Thoughts

Anaheim missed a chance to take a stranglehold on their Western Conference quarterfinals matchup, dropping to Dallas last night. Anaheim still has a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven. Some thoughts […]

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Dallas’ Top Players Need To Take Control To Save Series

  With the Dallas Stars down 2-0 in their first round Western Conference series against the Anaheim Ducks, it’s quickly becoming do-or-die time for the Stars’ postseason hopes. After dropping […]

by · April 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars