Cool Summer: Five Goaltender UFAs Worth Considering

Summer is coming and that means hockey’s free agent frenzy is right around the bend. And that means the league’s 31 general managers will hit the market with open wallets. Maybe. With this year’s Stanley Cup Final billed as a battle of attrition and an exhibition of fine goaltending, the benefits of landing that perfectContinue reading “Cool Summer: Five Goaltender UFAs Worth Considering”

Dallas’ Methot, Hanzal, Lehtonen on Injured List

Dallas Stars defenceman Marc Methot is set to miss four to six weeks after having arthroscopic knee surgery, the team announced Monday. The Stars also announced that Martin Hanzal will miss the next three to seven days with a hand injury, plus goalie Kari Lehtonen is out indefinitely due to personal reasons. Methot hasn’t playedContinue reading “Dallas’ Methot, Hanzal, Lehtonen on Injured List”

2017-2018 Season Preview: Dallas Stars

The Dallas Stars are coming off another disappointing season. They missed the playoffs for the second time in three seasons and polished off 2016-2017 with a 34-37-11 record. As a result, they let Lindy Ruff go and hired Ken Hitchcock back into the fold as head coach. The Stars also traded for goalie Ben BishopContinue reading “2017-2018 Season Preview: Dallas Stars”

Kari Lehtonen Headed to Dallas

Speculation is running rampant over Atlanta Thrashers goalie Kari Lehtonen and a possible trade with the Dallas Stars. Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution is one of the lead reporters on this story in Atlanta and he’s saying that the deal could be done any time now. Dallas will be sending prospect Ivan Vishnevskiy toContinue reading “Kari Lehtonen Headed to Dallas”