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Dallas Stars Prospect Report: After time with Stars, Radek Faksa looks for big season in juniors

Dallas Stars prospect Radek Faksa headed back to his junior hockey team over the weekend after a couple productive weeks with the Dallas Stars. Faksa, Dallas’ first round pick (13th overall) in 2012, played for the Stars at the NHL Prospect Tournament in Traverse City, Michigan in early September. Then he spent more than a […]

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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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Philippe Desrosiers in goal as Stars prospects take on Detroit tonight

Dallas Stars prospects are back in action tonight at the NHL Prospect Tournament, taking on the Detroit Red Wings at Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City, Michigan. Both teams won their opening game Thursday night, so tonight’s winner will be in the driver’s seat for taking the division and earning a spot in Monday’s championship […]

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Videos: Stars vs. Blues in Traverse City

Here are some videos from Thursday night’s Dallas Stars-St. Louis Blues game at the NHL Prospect Tournament in Traverse City, Michigan. Stars vs. Blues Here is the action from the first few minutes of the game where you can see all of the Stars’ lines and defense pairings in action. Curtis McKenzie power play goal […]

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McKenzie notches hat trick as Stars top Blues, 5-2, in Traverse City

Curtis McKenzie scored three goals and Valeri Nichushkin and Radek Faksa scored one each as the Dallas Stars opened the 2013 NHL Prospect Tournament with a 5-2 victory over the St. Louis Blues at Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City, Michigan Thursday night. “It was a really good showing for the team,” said McKenzie, a […]

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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 rankings

Some prospect rankings have come out over the past few weeks. The latest to put out a list is The Hockey News, which ranked the prospects for all 30 teams in its 2013-14 NHL Preview. NHL.com and Hockey Prospectus also released rankings recently. All three agree that forward Valeri Nichushkin – the Stars’ No. 1 […]

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Prospect update: Radek Faksa

The latest in a series on some of the top prospects for the Dallas Stars looks at center Radek Faksa, the team’s first round pick (13th overall) in 2012. Faksa had a tough 2012-13 season with the Kitchener Rangers of the Ontario Hockey League. He was slowed by an illness early in the season and […]

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Development camp thoughts

I think I say this every year, but I’ll say it again. I don’t read a lot into what I see in the development camp. It’s a development camp, not an evaluation camp. Nobody’s fate moving forward is being determined. That doesn’t mean players aren’t trying to impress and guys in management aren’t watching. They […]

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Development camp: Scrimmage video

The highlight of development camp today was an afternoon scrimmage, but two of the top prospects at the camp were not on the ice. Forward Valeri Nichushkin, the Stars’ first round pick (10th overall) in this summer’s draft, did not skate today due to an ankle issue. “He has an ankle injury. His skates hurt […]

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