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Stars and Cup champion Golden Knights meet much earlier in NHL playoffs this time

Apr. 21, 2024 17:11 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Stars and Vegas Golden Knights are meeting much earlier in the NHL playoffs this time. Reigning Stanley Cup champion Vegas opens defense of its title as a No. 8 seed in a first-round series that opens Monday night in Dallas, where the Knights last year...

Stars coach Pete DeBoer very familiar with Vegas' postseason history. He's had a part each time

Apr. 20, 2024 18:10 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Pete DeBoer is very familiar with the Vegas Golden Knights and their playoff history. The coach is about to become a part of all six of that franchise's postseason appearances, either on their bench or against them. DeBoer and the Dallas Stars will go against...

Stars waited late to find out they get playoff rematch against the defending Stanley Cup champions

Apr. 19, 2024 17:23 PM EDT

FRSICO, Texas (AP) — Tyler Seguin got sidetracked on his way to bed when he checked the scores from the two games on the West Coast that would determine who the Dallas Stars would face in the first round of the NHL playoffs. “I went in the living room just to see what was going...

NHL PLAYOFFS: West best Dallas vs. defending champion Vegas headlines 1st-round matchups

Apr. 19, 2024 15:02 PM EDT

All eight first-round matchups in the NHL playoffs are set after the last day of the regular season flipped two of the biggest series in the West. The defending Stanley Cup champion Vegas Golden Knights will open against West top seed Dallas. Connor McDavid’s Edmonton Oilers will...

The Dallas Stars have a big age gap with players who have come together for No. 1 seed in the West

Apr. 19, 2024 01:06 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Stars have quite an age gap. Top goal scorer Wyatt Johnston is only 20 years old, and was a teenager for most of the playoffs last year. On the other end for the Western Conference's top-seeded team is Joe Pavelski, who will turn 40 this summer and has...

Stars beat Blues 2-1 in shootout after clinching No. 1 seed in Western Conference playoffs

Apr. 18, 2024 02:26 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Jake Oettinger made 26 saves in regulation and overtime before stopping all three attempts in the shootout as the Central Division champion Dallas Stars beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1 in their regular-season finale Wednesday night. When they earned one point by getting...

Dallas Stars clinch top seed in Western Conference by getting to overtime against Blues

Apr. 18, 2024 01:58 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Jason Robertson, coach Pete DeBoer and the Central Division champion Dallas Stars took a breath when the regular-season finale was tied at the end of regulation. Their fans had been cheering throughout those closing seconds. The Stars clinched the top seed in the...

The Dallas Stars can still score. They are now deeper and more balanced going into the NHL playoffs

Apr. 16, 2024 17:09 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — There was a time not long ago when the Dallas Stars were far too dependent on their top line. With a trio of 70-point scorers skating together two seasons ago, the Stars didn't even get out of the first round of the playoffs. That came after being the only one...

Miro Heiskanan, Jason Robertson lead Stars past Kraken 3-1 to clinch Central Division title

Apr. 13, 2024 18:44 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Defenseman Miro Heiskanen had a goal and two assists, and Jason Robertson had a goal and an assist as the Dallas Stars beat the Seattle Kraken 3-1 on Saturday to clinch the Central Division title for the first time in eight years. Craig Smith also scored for the...

Laurent Brossoit gets 3rd shutout, Jets' 3-0 win keeps Stars from clinching Central Division

Apr. 11, 2024 23:16 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Laurent Brossoit stopped 24 shots for his third shutout in his past five starts, David Gustafsson scored on his 24th birthday and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Dallas Stars 3-0 on Thursday night. The Jets won their fifth consecutive game coming off a six-game winless...