Crawford Hired as Dallas Head Coach

Yesterday we discussed the news of Dave Tippett being shown the door in the Dallas Stars organization. Today we’ve learned that former Vancouver Canucks and Colorado Avalanche coach Marc Crawford will be stepping behind the bench of the franchise. Crawford, who had been working as a CBC reporter on Hockey Night in Canada, will workContinue reading “Crawford Hired as Dallas Head Coach”

Stars Fire Dave Tippett

After six seasons in charge, the Dallas Stars have fired head coach Dave Tippett. This is another move in the wholesale change procedure going on in Dallas right now, with new management in place as we reported earlier and moves planned to get the once-fiery franchise back to basics. Over his six years with theContinue reading “Stars Fire Dave Tippett”

Nieuwendyk Named New Stars GM

The failed Brett Hull/Les Jackson experiment has come to an end in Dallas as the Stars organization have named Joe Nieuwendyk as the team’s new general manager. Nieuwendyk has worked in the front office of the Florida Panthers and the Toronto Maple Leafs and has always wanted to run his own team. “We are veryContinue reading “Nieuwendyk Named New Stars GM”