Tag Archives: Jyrki Jokipakka

Traverse City wrap: Thoughts on some prospects

Here are some thoughts on a week spent watching Dallas Stars prospects play in Traverse City. I am not going to run down all the players on the roster, but just pick out a few guys who stood out and touch on a few others. If I don’t mention someone it doesn’t mean he was […]

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Traverse City notes: Campbell eyes the No. 1 job in Austin; Jokipakka impresses

Dallas Stars goaltending prospect Jack Campbell picked up a new sport this summer, and he hopes it will help him in the net. “I learned how to play tennis this summer, and I played a lot,” Campbell said. “It’s my new favorite thing.” Campbell caught the tennis bug after reading an article about one of […]

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Jack Campbell to start in goal as Stars prospects begin play in Traverse City

Jack Campbell will get the start in goal this evening when the Dallas Stars open the NHL Prospect Tournament against the St. Louis Blues. Game time is 6 p.m. Central Time. Campbell and the Stars prospects practiced this morning at the Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City. Among the practice lines were a trio of […]

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Prospect updates: Guptill, Molin, Glennie and more

In the final installment of prospect updates, a brief look at several players. This year’s draft picks were not included nor were some of the goaltending prospects. They were covered in separate posts earlier this summer. Links to those are provided below. Note: Prospects are listed with the team they are expected to play for […]

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Texas Stars Report: April 18

The Texas Stars are in the final week of the regular season and they’ve accomplished a lot over the past week. They clinched the South Division title and closed in on clinching the top seed in the Western Conference. All they need to do that is pick up one point over their final two games […]

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Dallas Stars Prospect Notes: Radek Faska assigned to Texas Stars

Here’s an update on Dallas Stars prospects still playing postseason hockey in juniors, Europe and college.  A few more prospects had their seasons end over the past week as their teams were knocked out of the playoffs. *C Radek Faksa (first round/2012) is headed to the AHL. Dallas assigned Faksa to the Texas Stars on […]

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Audio: Joe Nieuwendyk talks Texas Stars, Brett Ritchie, Jyrki Jokipakka, Jack Campbell and more

Dallas Stars GM Joe Nieuwendyk was the second intermission guest on the Texas Stars radio broadcast Friday night. He talked about the Stars’ AHL affiliate and some of the team’s prospects including forward Brett Ritchie, defenseman Jyrki Jokipakka and goaltender Jack Campbell. He talked about the Dallas Stars as well. You can listen below. If […]

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Dallas Stars assign defense prospect Jyrki Jokipakka to Texas Stars

Here’s the release from the Texas Stars: The Texas Stars, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Dallas Stars, announced today that Dallas has reassigned defenseman Jyrki Jokipakka (pronounced YUHR-kee yoh-kih-PAH-kah) to Texas from Ilves Tampere of the SM-liiga in Finland. Jokipakka, 21, appeared in 59 games, recording 18 points (5 goals, 13 assists) and […]

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Dallas Stars Prospect Report: April 1

Here are some notes on Dallas Stars prospects playing in juniors, college and the European leagues. *RW Brett Ritchie (second round/2011) had four points (one goal, three assists) in four games as Niagara lost its first round Ontario Hockey League playoff series to Oshawa, 4-1. Ritchie missed one game of the series due to the […]

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Dallas Stars Prospect Report: March 18

Here are some notes on Dallas Stars prospects playing in juniors, college and the European leagues. Playoffs get underway this week in the OHL, WHL and QMJHL.

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