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2014 NHL Playoffs

Stars TV Ratings Equal 2008

How many people were around to watch the first round as the Stars re-entered the playoff mix? At least as many as the last time.

Jamie Benn Proves Himself Worthy

The Dallas Stars captain took his game to another level in the postseason and shows there still room for more.

Jim Nill Wants A No.1 Defenseman, Too

The Stars GM was on the The Ticket today and had some interesting thoughts on the future of the team.

Gutting Loss Could Be Just the Right Springboard

Five minutes of mayhem late in the third period and in overtime led to the end of the Stars season, but the wrenching loss may be the best springboard the Stars have to leap into their future.

Ruff: "I'm proud of the way they played."

It wasn't the way we wanted it to end, but there's not much to complain about as the Dallas Stars move forward into a very bright future.

Be Mad. And Sad. And Happy, Too

The bar has been raised. But boy does it hurt tonight. Pain, pain, pain.

Backs to the Wall

"Must-win" has been thrown around a lot this season- Tonight it's a literal fact as the Stars try desperately to extend their season for two more days.

Daily Links: Garbutt Ejected, Stars Fans Dejected

Ryan Garbutt left last night's game after spearing Corey Perry, the Stars are all over the dishonorable mentions from last night's three stars, and hockey is like bobsledding.

Self-Inflicted: Stars Drop Game 5

The Stars stepped over the line in the first period and never gave themselves a chance in game 5.

Game 5 Thread #1: Stars @ Ducks

Selanne is back. Getzlaf is back. Will the Stars get the Ducks' very best punch tonight? Come chat live with us...

Getzlaf Looks Likely to Return

Ryan Getzlaf appears set to return to the Anaheim lineup, as does Teemu Selanne. Patrik Nemeth practices.

Bruce Boudreau Has Lost His Mind

The Ducks were obviously not worried about the score in the final minutes of the game while they're focused on "getting back" at the Stars for perceived grievances, the Stars have all the momentum heading into Game 5.

Game 5 Preview: Getzlaf? Dillon? Nemeth?

It's a best of three now, and the Ducks get two home games.

Game 4 By the Numbers

A look at the numbers behind Dallas' series-tying effort.

Key Injuries: "Game-Time Decisions"

The bumps and bruises are piling up on both sides, and information on injuries is drying up fast.

Lehtonen Hopes To Build On Home Momentum

Kari Lehtonen has been outstanding on home ice, but can he carry that play into a crucial Game 5 matchup in Anaheim?

Garbutt Praises Stars Veterans In Win

The young and feisty forward had nothing but praise for the veterans on the roster, as well as the home crowd, after another big postseason win.

Observations: Speed, Tenacity & Shawn Horcoff

It was another amazing win for the Dallas Stars on home ice and now the series is tied headed back to Anaheim.

Stars Daily Links: The Whereabouts of Ryan Getzlaf

In which Ryan Getzlaf takes Trevor Daley's advice, Bruce Boudreau cries on the flight back to Anaheim, and a three-game series with the Ducks begins on Friday...

Stars Take Game 4, Even Series

There will be a game six, friends.

Game 4 Live Thread: Ducks @ Stars

Pivotal game four has arrived. Can the Dallas Stars keep up with the top-seeded Ducks? Let's chat live.

Grinding Line Frustrates, Denies Getzlaf And Perry

The scrappy trio poked, prodded, and yes, even scored on the Ducks, playing a key role in Dallas' win

Teemu Selanne Healthy Scratch For Anaheim Ducks

Bruce Boudreau will sit his elder statesman tonight against the Stars.

Stars Making No Friends, But Who Cares

The Anaheim Ducks are dinguses.

Game 4: Opportunity to Tie

The animosity is boiling over on and off the ice as former Pacific Division rivals approach game 4 tonight.

Dillon Practices

Anaheim will be without Stephane Robidas and the Stars will still be without Dillon for Game 4.

Stars Witness Another Leg Break By Robidas

The former Stars defenseman continued his horrific run of luck on American Airlines Center ice this season, breaking his right leg for the second time in Monday's Game 3.

DAL-ANA Game 3 By the Numbers

A statistical look at the Stars' first victory of the postseason.

Boudreau, Ducks Whining About 'Playoff Hockey'

The Anaheim Ducks apparently don't understand what "playoff hockey" is all about.

Observations: Everything Is Awesome

It was a great night for hockey at the AAC, and it ended up in a resounding victory for the home crowd.

Kari, Stars Take Game Three 3-0

It's Kari Lehtonen's first ever playoff win, and boy was it a good one.

Game 3 Live Thread: Ducks @ Stars

Their backs are against the wall tonight, but playoff hockey has returned to the American Airlines Center.