Special teams the difference in Texas Stars 5-3 loss to San Jose Barracuda

The running narrative that the Texas Stars have an achilles’ heel located on their penalty kill confirmed itself on Monday against San Jose. The Barracuda tallied two power play goals less than halfway into the first en route to a 5-3 victory against Texas. Injuries have piled up for the Stars, who have Julius Honka and […]

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Texas Stars four-game win streak comes to an end in loss to Chicago

Saturday night, the Texas Stars couldn’t build on their current winning streak and were unable to find the back of the net thanks to a stagnant offense and solid netminding by Chicago’s Phoenix Copley. The 4-1 loss for Texas puts them back in shaky playoff territory after Tucson lost the other night to put the […]

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Prospect observations: Matej Stransky’s improved skating may lead to NHL opportunity

CEDAR PARK, Texas — If the Dallas Stars hit full seller mode before the trade deadline, Matej Stransky could make his NHL debut this season. The 23-year-old winger has taken major strides in his game over the past 12 months, and he was rewarded a couple weeks ago with a trip to the AHL All-Star […]

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Justin Peters enjoying chance for a fresh start with Stars

CEDAR PARK, Texas — Texas Stars equipment manager Brian “Elvis” Garcia made sure that Justin Peters’ pads would match the correct uniform on Friday against the Tucson Roadrunners. Peters was traded to the Stars organization along with defenseman Justin Hache in exchange for Brandon Ranford and Brendan Troock on Feb. 1. All four players in […]

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Texas Stars fall to San Antonio Rampage in Justin Peters debut

The Texas Stars had a modest makeover over the last few days, trading forwards Brendan Ranford and Branden Troock for a pair of Justins: goalie Justin Peters, and defenseman Justin Hache. Though Hache was scratched, Peters acquitted himself well despite the 3-2 loss (their fifth in a row) to the San Antonio Rampage. The first […]

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For Matej Stransky AHL All-Star selection a sign career is on right track

It’s been a career-defining past 15 months for Texas Stars right wing and Dallas Stars prospect Matej Stransky. In the first game of the 2015-16 season he was a healthy scratch and there were discussions in the organization about sending him to the ECHL. A season and a half later, Stransky is the Texas Stars’ […]

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