Gameday Preview: Dallas Stars @ Chicago Blackhawks (7:30pm CDT)
Kari Lehtonen sparkled in his season debut and earned praise from the national media for leading the Stars to a 2-1 victory over the Blackhawks. Also includes news and notes from around the NHL.
Adam Burish practiced Thursday but his status for the season opener is still up in the air and other news and notes from around the NHL
Even as the injuries pile up heading towards the season opener, Dallas Stars head coach Glen Gulutzan is embracing the underdog role and other news and notes from around the NHL.
Are the Dallas Stars guaranteeing a 15 percent return on investment to some of their creditors and other news and notes from around the NHL.
Young defenseman Philip Larsen has earned at least a few more days with the NHL squad and other news and notes from around the league.
|- No scoring. Penalties - Mark Fistric, Dallas (Slashing), 4:54.|
|- 1, Dallas Goal - Alex Goligoski, from Mike Ribeiro at :59. 2, Dallas Goal - Jamie Benn, from Sheldon Souray and Trevor Daley at 16:02. Penalties - Brenden Morrow, Dallas (Interference), 1:53; Sheldon Souray, Dallas (Roughing), 7:21; Stephane Robidas, Dallas (Tripping), 14:16; Marian Hossa, Chicago (Slashing), 15:56.|
|- 3, Chicago Goal - Nick Leddy, from Patrick Kane and Brandon Pirri at 19:46. Penalties - Duncan Keith, Chicago (Holding), 14:03.|