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Jaromir Jagr is likely out of the question, but here are two older players Stars could pursue
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Heika: I don't think you need to lose the third pick, just pay the money to buy out Niemi. That makes more sense. If you want to use the third pick to get a 20-something defenseman who you believe is better than any of the UFA's, I think that would be a better use of […]

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GM: Stars willing to trade No. 3 draft pick for established player in 2017-18 rebuild
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A little over two weeks after sending a fourth-round draft pick to the Los Angeles Kings for goaltender Ben Bishop, who then inked a long-term deal with his new club, the Dallas Stars are talking about dishing out another selection: The No. 3 pick in the 2017 NHL Draft. "I have talked to other teams […]

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GM Nill: Stars would trade 3rd overall pick for 'established player'
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The Dallas Stars are looking to invest in the present. After moving up in the NHL draft lottery to secure the third overall pick, general manager Jim Nill isn’t set on using it. “I have talked to other teams already about possibly moving that pick, getting an established player back,” Nill told SiriusXM NHL Network […]

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Senators' 'destiny'; Stars open to moving No. 3 pick (Puck Headlines)
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Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • The late owner of the Philadelphia Flyers had part of a city street named after him on Thursday. • The Ottawa Senators have done a good […]

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Stars GM has talked about trading third overall draft pick
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The Dallas Stars are in go-for-it mode, and their general manager is willing to trade the third overall pick in the 2017 draft to give them a boost. “I have talked to other teams already about possibly moving that pick, getting an established player back,” Jim Nill told SiriusXM’s NHL Network Radio, per NHL.com. The […]

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Delusional Nashville anthem singer upset over country stars
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One of the coolest things about the Nashville Predators’ Stanley Cup Playoff run is that a galaxy of country music stars are on the bandwagon. Loaded with that kind of star talent, the Predators have been doing a thing at home games where they’re not revealing who sings the anthem until they walk out on the […]

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Hurricanes, Stars get early jump on NHL goalie carousel
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When the Carolina Hurricanes traded a third-round pick to Chicago for the rights to Scott Darling, the NHL’s goaltender carousel started spinning. After Carolina signed Darling to a $16.6 million, four-year deal, the Dallas Stars sent a fourth-round pick to Los Angeles for the rights to Ben Bishop and signed the 6-foot-7 former Lightning starter […]

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Preds' anthem singer laments being replaced by country stars
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The Nashville Predators' regular anthem singer isn't happy that he's been bumped for big-name acts in the playoffs. Dennis K. Morgan voiced his displeasure with the Predators, who’ve had hugely successful country performers such as Carrie Underwood and Luke Bryan singing “The Star-Spangled Banner” before games at Bridgestone Arena in the postseason. “I’m not going […]

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NHL Expansion Draft: Dallas Stars Protection Strategy
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Part of a running Puck Prose series. The Dallas Stars have to prepare for the upcoming NHL Expansion Draft. Here's how they do that.The Dallas Stars have numerous good forwards, many worth the protection spots the Stars have available. I don't know if the same can be said about either th…

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Stars GM defends Bishop contract, checks goalie purge options
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In a perfect world, Dallas Stars GM Jim Nill doesn’t give goalie Ben Bishop that contract. Oh, he still signs the former Tampa Bay Lightning starter. Four years at about $4 million per season is what the Carolina Hurricanes gave goalie Scott Darling, after acquiring him from the Chicago Blackhawks.

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Offseason Outlook: Dallas Stars
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With the offseason underway for a number of teams and the remainder to join them in a few weeks, we're looking at what's in store for each club in the coming months. 2016-17 Grade: F The Dallas Stars failed to build on a 2015-16 campaign in which they finished with 109 points, second to only […]

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Stars give Bishop six-year contract worth almost $30 million
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The Dallas Stars have signed goalie Ben Bishop to a six-year, $29.5 million contract. Nill, the Stars’ general manager, traded for Bishop’s negotiating rights earlier this week, targeting the pending unrestricted free agent in the same way Carolina targeted Scott Darling. “Ben’s commitment to what we are building in Dallas, and his passion for wanting to […]

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