Morning Skate: Dallas Stars vs. Calgary Flames projected lineup

Flames projected lineup Johnny Gaudreau — Sean Monahan — Micheal Ferland Matthew Tkachuk — Mikael Backlund — Michael Frolik Sam Bennett — Mark Jankowski — Jaromir Jagr Kris Versteeg — Curtis Lazar — Troy Brouwer Mark Giordano — Dougie Hamilton TJ Brodie — Travis Hamonic Brett Kulak — Michael Stone Mike Smith David Rittich Scratched: […]

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Jere Lehtinen sees a future star in Miro Heiskanen

The greatest Finnish player in team history has high hopes for a future Finnish star in Dallas. In town for his jersey retirement ceremony Jere Lehtinen, who is now the general manager for the Finnish National Team, took a couple minutes to discuss defenseman Miro Heiskanen, the Dallas Stars top prospect and No. 3 pick […]

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Stars may have juggled themselves into an ideal line with Shore, Seguin, and Spezza

DALLAS — Ken Hitchcock is a notorious line juggler. He even admitted that after a 3-1 win against the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday. “I just have to treat every game individually,” Hitchcock said. “I’m not looking for long-term chemistry.” But if Hitchcock did want to look into longer-term combinations, he may have stumbled upon an […]

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Morning Skate: Mom and dad in attendance as Benn brothers prepare for battle

DALLAS — For the second time in their professional careers Jamie and Jordie Benn will play head-to-head. It’s also the first time their parents, Randy and Heather Benn, will be in attendance when the Dallas Stars host the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday. The Benn family went out to dinner on Monday night. “Same old, same […]

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Stars Daily November 21: Stars and Habs have always had strong connection

The Dallas Stars and Montreal Canadiens have always had a strong connection. Bob Gainey, the Stars first general manager and coach in Dallas, was a legendary player for Montreal and through both attitude and transactions, he made the early Dallas Stars feel like a southern Habs outpost. We’ve gotten a nice reminder of those organization […]

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Antoine Roussel makes most of limited minutes and top-line opportunity in Stars victory

DALLAS — Antoine Roussel made the most of limited minutes in the Dallas Stars 6-3 win against the Edmonton Oilers. The left winger only had 15 shifts for 7 minutes, 14 seconds of ice time. During that time he scored, had two assists, and racked up 12 minutes in penalties. Roussel started the game on […]

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STARS MAILBAG: Hockey in Houston? Lineups? And is it time to panic?

Reports surfaced this week that Houston could be a future destination for an NHL franchise. Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta has recently met with the NHL to discuss bringing a second team to Texas, and after the former owner — Les Alexander — essentially killed off hockey in Houston, there is hope amongst hockey fans […]

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