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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
Daniel Alfredsson hopes to return this season (Andrew Rodger THW)

5 Must Watch Ottawa Senators Games Next Season

The Ottawa Senator’s schedule for the 2014-15 season is looking a lot more promising than last year’s. Just ask owner Eugene Melnyk. “We are very pleased with this season’s schedule… […]

by · August 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
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)

Valeri Nichushkin Primed for Monstrous Sophomore Season

In an off-season filled with new faces and raised expectations for the Dallas Stars, it’s easy to forget that one of the biggest improvements in the upcoming season could come […]

by · August 27, 2014 · 2 comments · Dallas Stars
The Chicago Blackhawks captured their second Stanley Cup in four years. (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Central Division Predictions for 2014-15

  Do you have another opinion on these? Let us know in the comments section below. The Central Division was arguably the best division in the league in 2013-14, the […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 3 comments · Previews and Predictions
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NHL Summer 2014: Player Movement

It may still be hot outside but the new NHL season isn’t that far off. The 2014-15 season promises to be another exciting race, featuring defending Cup Champion Los Angeles […]

by · August 9, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
The expectations are high for Kyle Turris. (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Kyle Turris’ Journey to First-Line Centre

Kyle Turris is about to be given the opportunity of his career and he has only himself to thank for it. The 24-year old centre has had his fair share […]

by · August 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators