The Dallas Stars on Wednesday issued a statement, publicly opposing the controversial “bathroom bill” in Texas, becoming the first professional sports team in the state to do so against the proposed legislation, according to reports. “When the Stars moved to Dallas in 1993 we were fortunate to encounter success early on, and we’ve cultivated what […]
The Dallas Stars have brought back restricted free agent defenseman Jamie Oleksiak. The club announced on Friday that they have re-signed the 24-year-old Oleksiak for one year at $964,688. In 41 games with the Stars last season, Oleksiak scored five
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The Dallas Stars expect to have talented young forward Valeri Nichushkin back from the KHL for the 2018-19 NHL season, general manager Jim Nill said on Wednesday. The move would give the Stars a major boost to an already impressive forward corps following next season. Nichushkin, a 2013 first-round pick by the Stars, left the […]
If there was a theme to the Dallas Stars’ off-season, it was to getting bigger and meaner. Bringing back Ken Hitchcock was a big step in that direction. As you can see, Hanzal was especially effusive in his praise of Jamie Benn, deeming him a “top-five player” in the NHL.
CEDAR PARK, Texas – The MLB All-Star Game is in the books, so it’s time to start thinking about hockey! The Texas Stars, AHL affiliate for the Dallas Stars, released their 2017-18 schedule on Tuesday. The Stars will have 28 Friday or Saturday home games, including seven against the San Antonio Rampage, their I-35 rival. […]
The Dallas Stars signed forward Radek Faksa to a three-year, $6.6 million deal on Monday. Faksa, 23, was the 13th overall pick of the 2012 NHL Draft. Faksa averaged more than 16 minutes of ice time per night in 2016-17, constituting a significant surge in his sophomore campaign.
Miro Heiskanen hasn’t even turned 18 years old yet, and already he’s under contract. The Dallas Stars signed the third overall pick to an entry-level contract yesterday, taking another official step with the talented defenseman, who joins a pool of skilled blue liners that also includes Julius Honka and John Klingberg. It’s a selection and […]
The Dallas Stars announced on Saturday that they have signed their first-round pick, 17-year-old defenseman Miro Heiskanen, to a three-year entry level contract. The Stars were in a position to pick him after moving up four spots in the NHL draft lottery. The obvious long-term goal for the Stars is for Heiskanen, a left-handed shot […]
It’s been quite an offseason for the Dallas Stars. — Ken Hitchcock was hired as the club’s head coach. — The Stars had a big move up the selection order to third overall in the Entry Draft courtesy the lottery.
With expensive, veteran additions such as Alex Radulov and Marc Methot, the Dallas Stars increasingly look like a win-now team. Even so, they still have some players who are entering their early primes. They locked up one of those hopefuls on Thursday
The Dallas Stars are in go-for-it mode. Of that, there can be no debate, after GM Jim Nill hired Ken Hitchock as head coach, traded for and signed goalie Ben Bishop, traded for defenseman Marc Methot, then added forwards Alexander Radulov and Martin Hanzal in free agency. Defensively, though, the Stars will not only need […]