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Beijing Olympics will showcase hockey's next generation

Jan. 20, 2022 15:17 PM EST

The disappointment of the NHL not participating in the 2022 Winter Olympics quickly turned to excitement for a handful of U.S. players at the world junior championship. Matty Beniers, Jake Sanderson and Brock Faber were together in Red Deer, Alberta, when USA Hockey’s John...

Pavelski has 5 points in Stars' 5-2 win over Kraken

Jan. 13, 2022 00:32 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — While Joe Pavelski missed out on another hat trick, the 37-year-old center did something he had never done when the Dallas Stars finished their scoring with a 179-foot empty-net goal. Pavelski's third assist of the game came on that final score with 1:42 left, which...

Blues score 2 power-play goals in last minute, top Stars 2-1

Jan. 09, 2022 18:38 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jordan Kyrou and Ryan O’Reilly scored power-play goals in the final minute, rallying the St. Louis Blues over the Dallas Stars 2-1 on Sunday. Kyrou won it with 29 seconds left. O’Reilly tied it at 1-all with 47 seconds to go while the Blues had a 6-on-4...

Senators-Kraken becomes 92nd NHL game postponed this season

Jan. 03, 2022 14:49 PM EST

The NHL on Monday postponed the Seattle Kraken’s home game scheduled for Thursday against Ottawa because of COVID-19 problems with the Senators. It’s the 92nd NHL game to be postponed for coronavirus-related reasons this season. Several of those are linked to attendance...

NHL brings back taxi squads in effort to keep season going

Dec. 26, 2021 22:44 PM EST

The NHL is emerging from an extended holiday break with taxi squads and other roster revisions, a move made to guard against more disruptions to the season amid more players and coaches going into COVID-19 protocol Sunday. Each team will be allowed to have a taxi squad of up to six...

Pavelski, Lindell score early as Stars beat Wild 7-4

Dec. 21, 2021 00:37 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Joe Pavelski and Esa Lindell scored on the first two Dallas shots on goal, and the Stars never trailed in defeating the Minnesota Wild 7-4 on Monday night. Pavelski put in a backhand 1:31 into the game. Lindell scored short-handed and unassisted with a shot between...

Klingberg scores in OT to lift Stars past Blackhawks, 4-3

Dec. 19, 2021 00:19 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — John Klingberg scored on the power play 2:13 into overtime and the Dallas Stars beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 on Saturday night. Joe Pavelski had two power-play goals and two assists, and Jason Robertson also scored for Dallas. Jake Oettinger stopped 20 shots to...

Pavelski nets 2, reaches 400 career goals as Stars beat Avs

Nov. 26, 2021 23:11 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Joe Pavelski scored twice in 20 seconds in the opening 1:31 to reach 400 career goals, and two goaltenders combined to shut down the NHL’s highest-scoring team Friday night, as the Dallas Stars beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-1. Denis Gurianov added a...

Hintz scores 6th goal in 6 games, Stars beat Oilers 4-1

Nov. 24, 2021 00:29 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Red-hot Roope Hintz scored the first of two Dallas power-play goals in the first period, and the Stars handed the Edmonton Oilers just their fifth loss of the season, 4-1 Tuesday night. Hintz has scored all six of his goals this season in the last six...

Robertson, callup Oettinger lead Stars past Red Wings 5-2

Nov. 17, 2021 00:17 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Jason Robertson scored twice and Jake Oettinger made 28 saves in his season debut as the Dallas Stars beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-2 on Tuesday night. Robertson’s wraparound at 3:48 of the third period gave Dallas a 4-2 lead after Detroit scored twice...