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Kevin Connauton fighting for NHL job

There’s been a lot of talk of a fresh start this season for the Dallas Stars with a new GM, new coach, new players and new uniforms. For defenseman Kevin Connauton almost every one of the last six seasons must have seemed like a fresh start. Connauton has played for six different teams over the […]

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Catching up with Jordie Benn

The Dallas Stars showed confidence in Jordie Benn this offseason, signing him to a three-year deal. But the 26-year-old defenseman isn’t about to hit the cruise control button because he’s got a new contract. “It’s kind of nice not doing the one-year deals any more. Now I am locked up for a bit,” Benn said. […]

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Scouting Joe Morrow

Here are few scouting reports on defenseman Joe Morrow, acquired from the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Brenden Morrow deal on Sunday. The Hockey News Future Watch 2013 The Hockey News had Morrow, who is 6-1 204 pounds and shoots left, ranked fourth among Pittsburgh prospects, third among Penguins defense prospects and 63rd among all NHL […]

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Rome, Daley to IR; Oleksiak, Sneep recalled from AHL

The Dallas Stars defense is banged up and the team has made some roster moves to deal with the injuries. Aaron Rome, who was hit in the foot with a shot last night, is heading to injured reserve. Philip Larsen, who went head first into the boards late in the third period,  did not travel […]

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Opportunity knocks for Jordie Benn, Brenden Dillon

With the tradeof Mark Fistric to the Edmonton Oilers for a third round draft pick in 2013, opportunity is knocking for Jordie Benn and Brenden Dillon. The two defensemen, who came into training camp vying for the final roster spot on the Dallas blue line, are now in the hunt for a spot in the […]

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