What Is Driving The Stars Winning Streak?
Panic, tears and outrage after the Canucks send Cody Hodgson shufflin' off to Buffalo. So is the emotional outpouring justified, or are people missing the fact that the Canucks addressed all of their needs heading to the postseason by moving out someone from their deepest position?
When Jamie Benn went down with a skate stab wound to his leg, a collective gasp went up from Dallas Stars fans. The team had struggled to a slightly absurd degree when he went on the shelf because...
The team that doesn't sleep continues to roll, and today they're in Texas for a nooner with the Stars. First meeting of the season between these teams, who will play their 4th game against each other by the end of March.
Despite lots of trade rumors, one NHL insider says two of the Stars most popular commodities are likely to stay put and other news and notes from around the NHL.
|- No scoring. Penalties - Aaron Rome, Vancouver (Interference), 9:58.|
|- 1, Vancouver Goal - Ryan Kesler (19), from Chris Higgins and Dan Hamhuis at :56. 2, Vancouver Goal - Mason Raymond (8), from Chris Higgins and Aaron Rome at 13:11. 3, Dallas Power-Play Goal - Michael Ryder (25), from Mike Ribeiro and Loui Eriksson at 18:04. Penalties - Michael Ryder, Dallas (Hi-sticking), 10:01; Chris Higgins, Vancouver (Hooking), 16:37.|
|- 4, Dallas Goal - Mike Ribeiro (14), from Alex Goligoski and Sheldon Souray at 19:07. Penalties - Stephane Robidas, Dallas (Hooking), 9:13.|
|- 5, Dallas Goal - Loui Eriksson (21), from Trevor Daley and Steve Ott at 3:52.|