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Stars roster takes shape

The Dallas Stars roster for opening night is starting to take shape. Forwards Colton Sceviour, Travis Morin and goaltender Cristopher Nilstorp all cleared waivers Sunday and were assigned to the Stars of the AHL. The Edmonton Oilers claimed forward left wing Luke Gazdic off waivers from the Stars. The moves brought the Stars’ roster down […]

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Wednesday notes: Stars to go with ‘pretty good’ lineup Thursday vs. Avalanche

Coach Lindy Ruff said he’ll roll out a “pretty good” lineup when the Stars take on the Colorado Avalanche Thursday night at American Airlines Center. Kari Lehtonen is expected to get the start in goal. Ruff said the lineup will consist primarily of the first group of players that practiced in Frisco on Wednesday afternoon. […]

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Trevor Daley (upper body) skates, but his status is still unknown

Defenseman Trevor Daley, who suffered an upper body injury in Friday’s game in San Antonio, skated on his own in Frisco this morning, but his status is still to be determined. “He’s going to be evaluated this afternoon, so we don’t have any further update yet,” said Stars coach Lindy Ruff. The Stars are currently […]

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Saturday update: MacDermid close to returning, Daley still day-to-day

Dallas Stars forward Lane MacDermid, who has missed the last seven games with a chest injury, has been cleared to play and should return for either Sunday’s game in Los Angeles or Tuesday’s game in San Jose. “He’s close. I think he’s been cleared to play here, so we’ll make a decision with him tomorrow,” […]

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Wednesday update: Kari Lehtonen to start Thursday vs. Canucks

Dallas Stars goaltender Kari Lehtonen will be in goal Thursday night when the Dallas Stars take on the Vancouver Canucks at American Airlines Center. Lehtonen, who missed the last three games due to a groin injury, said he is ready to go following Wednesday’s practice in Frisco. “I feel good,” Lehtonen said. “I’ve had a […]

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Thursday update: Kari Lehtonen practices, questionable for Friday

Dallas Stars goaltender Kari Lehtonen, who left Tuesday’s game against Los Angeles with a groin injury, practiced briefly today in Frisco and is questionable for Friday’s game in Nashville. “He is going to travel with us and he is still day-to-day,” said Stars coach Glen Gulutzan. “It’s his groin. He’s day-to-day and he could be […]

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Monday update: Jordie Benn returns; Alex Chiasson enjoying the experience

Dallas Stars players worked out off the ice today in Frisco. The news of the morning was that the Stars recalled defenseman Jordie Benn from the Texas Stars. Stars coach Glen Gulutzan said there are no injury issues on defense and that the team wants an extra defenseman in the mix right now. “Seven D […]

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Thursday practice notes

Here are a few notes from Thursday’s Dallas Stars practice in Frisco. Center Jamie Benn and defenseman Aaron Rome, who did not practice one Wednesday, were both back out on the ice today. Yesterday was a maintenance day for Benn, who is still dealing with a hand issue. Rome had the day off for a […]

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Wednesday update: Stars looking to get healthier; Reilly Smith returns

After taking Tuesday off, the Dallas Stars were back on the ice for practice Wednesday morning in Frisco. They are in the middle of a three-day break between games, and the focus is on getting healthy as they prepare for the final third of the season, which will see them play 16 games over 30 […]

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Sunday update: Stars owner Tom Gaglardi staying patient

Dallas Stars owner Tom Gaglardi was at the team’s practice in Farmers Branch Sunday morning. He was preaching patience despite last night’s 8-1 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks at American Airlines, which he witnessed firsthand. Gaglardi, when asked if he would consider any changes to the organization at this point in time, answered with one […]

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