Sharks roll past slumping Stars

Jan 17, 2016

Sharks roll past slumping Stars

Despite squandering a pair of third-period leads, the San Jose Sharks managed to extend their winning streak. Marc-Edouard Vlasic scored twice and assisted on Tomas Hertl’s winner 1:12 into overtime against former teammate Antti Niemi to lead the Sharks to their fifth straight win, ...

Senators end Stars' winning streak

Nov 25, 2015

Senators end Stars' winning streak

Craig Anderson didn’t need a third straight shutout, though he did need some big third-period saves. Anderson made 33 saves to help the Ottawa Senators end the Dallas Stars’ five-game winning streak with a 7-4 victory on Tuesday night. He has stopped 94 of ...

Ovechkin sets Russian mark in loss

Nov 20, 2015

Ovechkin sets Russian mark in loss

A record-breaking night for Alex Ovechkin ended in disappointment for the sharp-shooting star and his Washington Capitals. Ovechkin scored his 484th NHL goal, breaking Sergei Fedorov’s mark for most by a Russian-born player, but the Dallas Stars bounced back to beat the Capitals 3-2 ...

High-powered Stars pounce on rival Jets

Nov 13, 2015

High-powered Stars pounce on rival Jets

For Jamie Benn this season, power-play goals are coming easily. Benn’s fifth man-advantage score broke a tie in the third period to lift the Dallas Stars over the Winnipeg Jets 6-3 on Thursday night. Following Tyler Seguin’s one-timer from the left faceoff circle, Benn ...

Strong start propels Stars to victory

Nov 9, 2015

Strong start propels Stars to victory

The Dallas Stars are off to their best start in franchise history, proving that a potent offense coupled with a defensive mindset is quite a combination. Patrick Sharp and Valeri Nichushkin scored in the first period and Dallas had two empty-net goals in a ...

Lupul nets pair as Maple Leafs surprise Stars

Nov 3, 2015

Lupul nets pair as Maple Leafs surprise Stars

When a lead evaporated in 58 seconds and a goal was taken off the board on a coach’s challenge, it looked like it just wasn’t the Toronto Maple Leafs’ night. Again. Then Joffrey Lupul scored twice, James Reimer found his groove, and the Maple ...

Spezza eclipses prodigy in Stars win

Oct 14, 2015

Spezza eclipses prodigy in Stars win

Jason Spezza, 13 years into his NHL career, took the spotlight from the kid. Spezza scored three goals, including the tiebreaker late in the third period, and the Dallas Stars spoiled Connor McDavid’s first NHL goal with a 4-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers ...

Schwartz's hat trick lifts Blues in thriller

Apr 4, 2015

Schwartz's hat trick lifts Blues in thriller

An NHL-record four goals in 49 seconds made up only part of the story in a wild contest between the St. Louis Blues and Dallas Stars. Alex Pietrangelo scored the unassisted tiebreaker in the third period Friday night, but it was the seventh goal ...

Stars top Flames in shootout

Mar 26, 2015

Stars top Flames in shootout

Ales Hemsky scored twice in regulation, Tyler Seguin had the only goal in the shootout, and the Dallas Stars beat the Calgary Flames 4-3 Wednesday night for their seventh win in eight games. Seguin got a shot past Karri Ramo in the first round ...

Desjardins paces Sharks

Feb 20, 2015

Desjardins paces Sharks

Andrew Desjardins and his San Jose teammates were in the right places Thursday night. Desjardins scored two goals 2:37 apart in the second period and the Sharks held off the Dallas Stars 5-2. First, Tomas Hertl’s shot hit Desjardins’ stick on the way to ...

Avs gets best of Stars again

Feb 15, 2015

Avs gets best of Stars again

Colorado has struggled to score pretty goals lately, so it got scrappy in an effort to turn around a disappointing season. Alex Tanguay had a goal and an assist, Semyon Varlamov stopped 24 shots and the Avalanche beat the Dallas Stars 4-1 on Saturday ...