Jason Dickinson wins it in overtime for Texas Stars in 2-1 victory over Chicago

With Mike McKenna in Dallas due to Kari Lehtonen’s pleasant surprise, Landon Bow was tasked with being the undisputed gatekeeper, and did brilliantly, stopping 31 shots in Texas’ 2-1 victory over the Chicago Wolves One could argue that Texas functionally won the game in the first period. Even with just two minors coming from the […]

Read More

Roope Hintz surpassing early expectations during rookie season with Texas Stars

CEDAR PARK, Texas — Roope Hintz could have struggled in the AHL this season and it would have been understandable. The 20-year-old is playing his first full professional season in North America. The prospect tournament in Traverse City were his first games on a smaller ice surface since 2013, and there was a real curiosity […]

Read More

AHL Notes: Bow on on a roll, Honka trying too much, and Gurianov continues to disappear

CEDAR PARK, Texas — Landon Bow has started to find a groove for the Texas Stars. After sitting behind Mike McKenna early in the season, Bow has played in four straight games and five of the last six for Texas. During that stretch Bow has a .925 save percentage and has stopped 100 of 108 […]

Read More

ECHL Report: Patience a virtue with Martenet, Desrosiers feeling confident with Steelheads

ALLEN, Texas — When it comes to prospects it’s important to practice patience and manage expectations. That’s especially true in the case of Chris Martenet. First, Martenet fits the mold of the the old — and often true — adage that big defenders take longer to develop. On top of that, the 6-foot-7 defender missed […]

Read More

Curtis Mckenzie’s hat trick powers Texas Stars past San Diego 6-2

The Stars completed their grueling four game west coast road trip against an injured San Diego Gulls club, winning the special teams battle in a 6-2 win that starred Curtis McKenzie. Texas has struggled to get on board in general, but first periods have been a problem specifically. Thanks to special teams waking up, that […]

Read More

Texas shut out by Stockton 1-0 on tough road trip

Texas has been struggling to find offense, and against Stockton, their struggles would continue in their 1-0 loss. The Stars got off on the wrong blade against Bakersfield with defensive breakdowns, but they were much steadier on Saturday. Max French drew back in on Saturday with Denis Gurianov out due to illness. Both clubs exchanged […]

Read More