Post Tagged with: "Jason Spezza"

Jason Spezza joined the Stars via trade over the summer (Credit: Texas Stars Hockey)

Hockey News: Spezza Contract; Retirement for Alfredsson?

Eric Lindros got into the Hall of Fame. Well the Flyers hall, that is. [CSN Philly] Dallas traded Brenden Dillon to the Sharks for Jason Demers. That should help them […]

by · November 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Olli Maatta has been great for the Penguins, and there is no doubt that he has excelled fairly quickly for a youngster. (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Olli Maatta Returns; Leafs Embarrassed by Predators

Early NHL awards candidates. [Along the Boards] Advanced stats don’t seem to prove anything in Edmonton. [Oilers Nation] Everyone is waiting for Calgary to flame-out, but they just keep rolling. [Canada.com] […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 1 comment · Elsewhere on the Web
Kari’s Save of the Year Beats Kings, but Home Ice Still Tilted

Kari’s Save of the Year Beats Kings, but Home Ice Still Tilted

The Stars started the week with two impressive road victories. First was a tight-checking game against Arizona on Tuesday night. Ryan Garbutt got the Stars back in the win column with […]

by · November 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
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Sixth Straight Loss Provides Glimmer of Hope for Stars

It’s a positive step, but at this point it feels like the Dallas Stars need a big leap to get back to the level of play they demonstrated late last […]

by · November 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
Halloween Fright Night for Stars

Halloween Fright Night for Stars

Stars vs. Ducks rematch Friday night’s Dallas Stars vs. Anaheim Ducks contest at the American Airlines Center was billed as an early season rematch of the gritty 2013-2014 Western Conference Quarterfinal series.  Unfortunately for […]

by · November 1, 2014 · 3 comments · Dallas Stars
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Pretty, Not Gritty, Stars Are Like Their City

A special synchronicity happens when the personality of a city’s sports team matches its own. The 1970s Pittsburgh Steelers dynasty personified the lunch-pail mentality of that town. And the Yankees […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 2 comments · Dallas Stars
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All Sports Stock Market? EX NHLer, Bernie Nicholls Explains..

The National Hockey League might have its reservations about localizing a franchise in Las Vegas, but Bernie Nicholls doesn’t have an issue with his new online sports application, even if it […]

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Jamie Benn Goes Beast Mode, Stars Get First Win

Over the last five seasons, Dallas Stars fans have grown affectionately familiar with a phenomenon called “Jamie Benn Beast Mode.” Every Stars fans has seen it in it’s various forms. […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
Jason Spezza joined the Stars via trade over the summer (Credit: Texas Stars Hockey)

Dallas Stars: Five Lessons Learned from the Season Opener

It’s only one game, but there are lessons to be learned from the Dallas Stars’ season opening 3-2 shootout loss to the Chicago Blackhawks Thursday night. The Stars know the […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
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Where Do the Ottawa Senators Truly Stand?

The regular season hasn’t even started yet, but everyone is already calling the 2014-15 Ottawa Senators a sure bust. The team really hasn’t changed as much as people thought they […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
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An Offseason In Review: The Ottawa Senators

In a summer that promised change, and lots of it, the Ottawa Senators somewhat underwhelmed the hockey world with their contentious contract extensions, questionable return for Jason Spezza and poor effort […]

by · September 28, 2014 · 2 comments · Ottawa Senators
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Nashville Predators VS. The Central Division

The Preds have missed the playoffs the past two seasons for numerous reasons: goaltender Pekka Rinne’s health, miscommunication between the players and EX-Head Coach Barry Trotz, losing Ryan Suter back […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 1 comment · Nashville Predators