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FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2019, file photo, Edmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid (97) and Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) skate during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh. Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid is still regarded as the NHL’s top forward, while peers consider Pittsburgh’s Sidney Crosby the game's most complete player, according to the NHL Players’ Association’s annual poll of players released Tuesday, March 31, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

Crosby, McDavid favorites again in NHLPA annual poll

Mar. 31, 2020 12:53 PM EDT

Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid is still regarded as the NHL’s top forward, while peers consider Pittsburgh’s Sidney Crosby the game's most complete player. When it comes to game-day dress code, hockey players overwhelming favor relaxing the rule requiring a suit and tie, according to the...

Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg (9), of Sweden, is congratulated after scoring against the Dallas Stars in the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 5, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Forsberg, Duchene score PP goals as Preds shut out Stars 2-0

Mar. 5, 2020 11:50 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators just missed the tornado that ripped through Music City not far from their arena, flying out of town for a road game. They offered Nashville a bit of hockey relief Thursday night. Filip Forsberg and Matt Duchene each ended long scoring droughts with a...

Boston Bruins' Nick Ritchie (21) celebrates his goal with Charlie McAvoy (73), Zdeno Chara (33), Par Lindholm (26) and Chris Wagner during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Dallas Stars in Boston, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Ritchie has goal, assist in Bruins' 4-3 win over Stars

Feb. 27, 2020 11:16 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — In Nick Ritchie's second game, the Boston Bruins saw the player they were hoping for. The former Ducks forward had a goal and an assist for his first points since Boston acquired him at the trade deadline, and the NHL-leading Bruins snapped a two-game losing streak by beating the Dallas Stars...

Dallas Stars forward Tyler Seguin (91) reaches for the puck as Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Connor Murphy (5) and goaltender Corey Crawford (50) defend during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

Seguin scores winning goal in 2nd, Stars beat Blackhawks 2-1

Feb. 23, 2020 7:20 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Tyler Seguin scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period and the Dallas Stars beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 on Sunday. The Stars’ Joe Pavelski opened the scoring in the first period. Blackhawks rookie Dominik Kubalik tied the game in the second period on the power play....

Ottawa Senators center Artem Anisimov (51) scores on Dallas Stars goaltender Anton Khudobin (35) in overtime of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, in Ottawa, Ontario. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP)

Anisimov scores in OT to lift Senators past Stars 4-3

Feb. 16, 2020 10:43 PM EST

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Artem Anisimov scored at 3:48 of overtime to give the Ottawa Senators a 4-3 win over the Dallas Stars on Sunday night. Jean-Gabriel Pageau, Brady Tkachuk and Tyler Ennis also scored for the Senators. Craig Anderson stopped 36 shots. With the Senators in a youth movement, the...

Montreal Canadiens' Jordan Weal (43) celebrates with Nick Suzuki after scoring against the Dallas Stars during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020, in Montreal. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)

Seguin's overtime goal gives Stars 4-3 win over Canadiens

Feb. 15, 2020 11:48 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — Tyler Seguin scored twice, including the overtime winner, to give the Dallas Stars a comeback 4-3 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night. Mattias Janmark and Blake Comeau scored in regulation for the Stars (34-19-5), who trailed 3-0 before rallying. Joe Pavelski had two...

Dallas Stars centre Radek Faksa (12) celebrates with teammates on the bench after scoring against the Toronto Maple Leafs during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

Seguin scores as Stars beat Maple Leafs 3-2

Feb. 13, 2020 11:37 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — The Dallas Stars got off to a fast start in each period — and held on at the very end. Tyler Seguin snapped a 17-game goal drought, Ben Bishop made 27 saves and the Stars beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Thursday night. "Not the prettiest of games on our end," Seguin said....

Carolina Hurricanes right wing Andrei Svechnikov (37) pulls down Dallas Stars left wing Jamie Benn (14)  during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Dallas, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020. Dallas defeated Carolina 4-1. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

Benn scores 2 goals, gets 3 as Stars beat Hurricanes 4-1

Feb. 12, 2020 1:27 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Jamie Benn didn’t even need to put the puck in the net to complete his sixth career hat trick on Tuesday night. Benn, who scored a goal in each of the first two periods, was awarded his third when the Dallas captain was pulled down while heading toward an empty net late in the...

Minnesota Wild center Joel Eriksson Ek (14) celebrates after scoring the winning goal in the third period against the Dallas Stars during an NHL hockey game Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)

Eriksson Ek scores 2, Wild rally to beat Stars 3-2

Feb. 8, 2020 1:06 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Joel Eriksson Ek found himself close to the net twice and took advantage both times. On his first goal of the game, he barely touched the puck on its way across the goal line. The second broke a tie with 27 seconds to play and the Minnesota Wild rallied from a two-goal deficit to beat the...

Dallas Stars' Joe Pavelski (16) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal as New York Rangers' Ryan Lindgren (55) skates away during the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Emotional Johns scores 1st goal, Stars beat Rangers 5-3

Feb. 4, 2020 1:11 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Johns wasn't sure he'd ever score another goal — let alone with his parents in the stands. “I waited a long time,” he said. Johns scored his first goal since his return from a lengthy absence, Joe Pavelski scored power-play goals 16 seconds apart and the Dallas...