Dallas Stars Headed In Right Direction: Starting to Out-Chance, Out-Shoot Opponents
The Stars Steve Ott is questionable for Friday's game with a hip injury and other news and notes from around the NHL.
Nicklas Grossman had to get 60 stitches to close a skate cut from Saturday's game and other news and notes from around the NHL.
The five days off for the Dallas Stars comes at a good time as several players are banged up and other news and notes from around the NHL.
In this recap of the New Jersey Devils' 3-1 loss to the Dallas Stars, I highlight how frustrating the game was for New Jersey. I explain how well the Devils did in everything but scoring, only to lose by a bad bounce in the third period; among other points.
I don't expect that it will soothe all that hurts Dallas / Fort Worth sports fans right now, but this should help as the Dallas Stars grind out a 3-1 win over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday...
A few Stars players are banged up but are expected to play tonight against the New Jersey Devils and other news and notes from around the NHL.
Tonight, the New Jersey Devils will end their four-game road trip by playing the Dallas Stars. This preview goes over how the teams are similar, what Dallas isn't so good in, what I'd like to see from the Devils, and who on the Stars will command concern tonight.
|- 1, Dallas Goal - Loui Eriksson (6), from Steve Ott and Jamie Benn at 10:51. Penalties - Petr Sykora, New Jersey (Interference on goalkeeper), 12:04.|
|- 2, New Jersey Goal - Petr Sykora, from Patrik Elias at 12:00. Penalties - Sheldon Souray, Dallas (Delay of game), 3:54; Ryan Carter, New Jersey (Interference), 18:12.|
|- 3, Dallas Goal - Vernon Fiddler (2), from Radek Dvorak and Sheldon Souray at 11:34. 4, Dallas Short-Handed Empty Net Goal - Sheldon Souray (3), from Alex Goligoski at 19:57. Penalties - Krys Barch, Dallas (Hooking), 4:32; Dainius Zubrus, New Jersey (Interference), 13:04; Nicklas Grossman, Dallas (Tripping), 13:04; Michael Ryder, Dallas (Interference), 18:58.|