Dallas Stars general manager Jim Nill views defensemen the same way many baseball general managers view pitchers. “You can never have too many defensemen,” Nill said Tuesday night while watching Dallas top Vancounver 6-3 at American Airlines Center. “That’s one spot you always want to be loaded up at. You never know when someone is […]

Jesse Root has been sent back to the ECHL. Here is the official release: CEDAR PARK, Texas – The Texas Stars, American Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Dallas Stars, announced today they have reassigned forward Jesse Root to their ECHL affiliate, the Idaho Steelheads. Root, 24, began the season in training camp with the […]

DALLAS — For two years, Willie Desjardins helped shape the future of the Dallas Stars as the head coach of the NHL club’s top minor-league affiliate, the Texas Stars. On Tuesday, Desjardins was able to see some of those success stories firsthand when he returned to Texas for the first time since becoming head coach […]

DALLAS — Curtis McKenzie had plenty to talk about Tuesday morning before the Dallas Stars 6-3 victory against the Vancouver Canucks. McKenzie, of course, played for Vancouver Canucks coach Willie Desjardins last season in the AHL. He also grew up as a Canucks fan in Golden, British Columbia. “It’s pretty exciting for me being a […]

Patrik Nemeth is done for the season, meaning Jamie Oleksiak will likely be spending the rest of the year in the NHL. Lindy Ruff told Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News that calling Nemeth’s injury severe, “would be an understatement.” With that news, Oleksiak will likely spend the season with Dallas. Jyrki Jokipakka will […]

Here is the official release: CEDAR PARK, Texas – Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill announced today that the NHL club has recalled defenseman Jyrki Jokipakka from the Texas Stars, Dallas’ top development affiliate in the American Hockey League. Jokipakka, 23, has appeared in three games for Texas this season recording one point (1-0=1), which […]

CEDAR PARK — Just by stepping onto the ice for the Texas Stars’ 1-0 win against the Utica Comets, Travis Morin was claiming another franchise record Saturday. Morin moved into a tie with Colton Sceviour for the franchise lead in games played with 348. Then, in the third period, he made the night even more […]


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