Grading out the Stars individual performances from Traverse City

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — The Dallas Stars prospects posted a 1-2-1 record and finished seventh in the NHL Prospects Tournament here in Northern Michigan. While the win-loss results aren’t attractive, it was a younger team at the tournament and consisted heavily of AHL-contracted players and free agent invites. By comparison, the teams playing in the […]

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Gurianov’s natural hat trick leads Stars prospects to 4-1 win against Rangers

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Denis Gurianov had a natural hat trick and the Dallas Stars prospects closed out the NHL Prospect Tournament with a 4-1 win against the New York Rangers in the seventh-place game. Gurianov had a rough and inconsistent start to the tournament but turned up his play in the final two games […]

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Stars prospects open Traverse City Tournament with 7-2 loss

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — The Dallas Stars prospects came up short in the first game of the Traverse City Prospects Tournament falling to the Columbus Blue Jackets 7-2 on Friday afternoon. Dallas has a younger team at the tournament than past years — particularly at forward — while Columbus brought a more veteran team and […]

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STARS MAILBAG: Heiskanen, potential lines, and it’s game day in Traverse City

After five long months it’s finally game day. No, the NHL team won’t have formal opening night until Oct. 6. But this afternoon at 3:30 ET (2:30 CT) the Dallas Stars prospects will face off against the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first game of the Traverse City Prospects Tournament. The game may be played […]

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It’s early, but Roope Hintz is already grabbing the Stars attention

At an informal skate in Frisco last week Roope Hintz put on a minor puck-handling clinic during a small-sided three-on-three scrimmage. He picked up the puck behind his net, angled his body to protect it as he charged forward, slipped the puck around another defender’s stick, and ended up with complete possession behind the opposite […]

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