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Minnesota Wild's goalie Alex Stalock (32) blocks the shot of Dallas Stars' Denis Gurianov, of Russia, in the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

Stalock shuts out Stars, Wild win 7-0

Jan. 19, 2020 1:03 AM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Coach Bruce Boudreau altered Minnesota’s practice plans with a snowstorm hitting the state, having his team come in early for a Friday practice and canceling Saturday’s morning skate before the evening game against the Dallas Stars. The lack of a warmup on Saturday...

Stars activate Johns, clear way for return from long absence

Jan. 18, 2020 9:13 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Stephen Johns played in his first game in almost 22 months when the Dallas Stars visited Minnesota on Saturday night. Forward Radek Faksa was placed on injured reserve to make room for Johns on the active roster. Johns has been out since late in the 2017-18 season because of...

Stars D Johns likely to return after 1 1/2-year absence

Jan. 17, 2020 1:19 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Star defenseman Stephen Johns appears on track to return to Dallas' lineup for the first time in 22 months on Saturday. Johns, who returned from a conditioning assignment with Texas of the AHL, was not active for Thursday's game but will travel with the Stars for their game at Minnesota. He...

Buffalo Sabres goaltender Linus Ullmark, left, makes the save of the shot by Dallas Stars defenseman Roman Polak, right, as center Rasmus Asplund, obscured, defends during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Dallas, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020. (AP Photo/Ray Carlin)

Dahlin breaks tie, Ullmark helps Sabres beat Stars 4-1

Jan. 17, 2020 12:58 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Rasmus Dahlin’s tiebreaking goal in the second period held up for Buffalo on Thursday night. Sabres goalie Linus Ullmark and aggressive play in the neutral zone held Dallas scoreless until Buffalo scored two empty-net goals for a 4-1 win over the Stars. Dahlin took a pass from Henri...

Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon, left, looks to pass the puck as Dallas Stars center Mattias Janmark defends in the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Lindell scores winner in OT, Stars rally to beat Avs 3-2

Jan. 15, 2020 12:57 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Jamie Benn provided the pep by throwing some punches. It ignited the Dallas Stars' comeback. Esa Lindell scored 1:54 into overtime after Jason Dickinson tied the game late in regulation and the Stars put the finishing touches on a season series sweep of Colorado by beating the Avalanche 3-2...

San Jose Sharks center Tomas Hertl (48) congratulates Patrick Marleau (12), who scored a goal against the Dallas Stars during the second period of an NHL hockey game in San Jose, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020. (AP Photo/Josie Lepe)

Burns, Marleau lead Sharks to 2-1 win over Stars

Jan. 12, 2020 2:38 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Patrick Marleau felt reaching a milestone gave him a little extra energy, and he put it to good use. Marleau scored a key goal in his 1,700th NHL game, Brent Burns had a goal and an assist, and the San Jose Sharks spoiled the return of former star Joe Pavelski, beating the Dallas...

Anaheim Ducks right wing Daniel Sprong, left, reaches for Dallas Stars defenseman Roman Polak as Polak takes the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Bishop, Stars blank Ducks 3-0 for 6th straight win

Jan. 10, 2020 1:43 AM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — A special night for Corey Perry and Andrew Cogliano ended with yet another businesslike victory for their Dallas Stars. Ben Bishop made 27 saves in his 33rd career shutout, and Roope Hintz had a goal and an assist in the Stars' sixth consecutive win, 3-0 over the Anaheim Ducks on...

Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick, left, stops a shot by Dallas Stars center Tyler Seguin during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Stars extend winning streak to 5 with 2-1 victory over Kings

Jan. 9, 2020 1:57 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dallas Stars coach Rick Bowness wishes he had an answer for his team's slow starts. The good thing is they haven't proved to be a detriment. The Stars extended their winning streak to five Wednesday night with a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings as Jamie Benn and Blake Comeau scored...

Stars D-man Johns could be close to return from long absence

Jan. 8, 2020 9:02 PM EST

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Stars defenseman Stephen Johns could be nearing a return after missing a season and a half because of issues with headaches. The Stars loaned Johns to the Texas Stars of the American Hockey League on Wednesday for a conditioning assignment. The club didn't indicate how long he...

In this Nov. 21, 2018 photo, Dallas Stars head coach Jim Montgomery stands behind his bench during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh.  The former Dallas Stars coach said Friday, Jan. 3, 2020, his abrupt dismissal by the NHL club was

Montgomery calls firing by Stars 'appropriate,' enters rehab

Jan. 4, 2020 9:45 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Former Dallas Stars coach Jim Montgomery said Friday his abrupt dismissal by the NHL club was "appropriate" and he has entered alcohol rehab. Montgomery's statement was his first public comment since he was fired Dec. 10 for unspecified unprofessional conduct. He said the firing was “a...