Dallas Stars to Hire Jim Nill as General Manager; Joe Nieuwendyk Relieved Of Duties

The Dallas Stars have made sweeping changes this weekend, firing general manager Joe Nieuwendyk amid reports that Glen Gulutzan will not return as head coach next season. Owner Tom Gaglardi has confirmed that Jim Nill will be hired as the new Stars GM.

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Developmental Decisions Await Jim Nill

Jim Nill is coming to the Stars from a developmental background. What are the key issues he faces as he takes stock of the Stars system?

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Who Is Jim Nill?

The Dallas Stars are set to announce Jim Nill as the new general manager on Monday, but just who is this former front office leader of the Detroit Red Wings?

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Nieuwendyk's Legacy: Disappointment & Frustration

As the Stars prepare to usher in a new era with a new general manager, we look back at Nieuwendyk's time with the franchise and what his legacy will ultimately be defined by.

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Thoughts on Nill, Nieuwendyk & Change

The Dallas Stars have made some sweeping changes in the past few days; here are some of my random thoughts on a weekend of change.

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Gaglardi Confirms Nill Will Be Stars Next GM

The Stars owner confirmed that the Detroit Red Wings assistant general manager since 1998 is coming to Dallas to replace Joe Nieuwendyk as Dallas' general manager.

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RDS: Gulutzan Will Not Be Stars Coach Next Year

Competition with the Colorado Avalanche as new division rivals could start in the off-season with both potentially needing to fill head coaching vacancies.

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Dallas Stars Relieve Joe Nieuwendyk Of GM Duties

Nieuwendyk had been the general manager of the Dallas Stars for the past four seasons. The Stars missed the post season in each of those years, and never finished higher than fourth in the Pacific Division.

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Joe Nieuwendyk's Departure Could Come Soon

Dallas Stars GM Joe Nieuwendyk's departure seems imminent despite an evening of unconfirmed reports - And Red Wings assistant GM Jim Nill could be the man that replaces him.

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