The Dallas Stars finally came to play tonight. They outworked Colorado consistently, shut Colorados powerplay down, and manhandled them at even strength. The Morrow/Modano/Richards line was electric at times, but the Hagman/Ribeiro/Miettinen looked flat at times. I barely noticed Ribeiro on the ice. Dallas simply outworked Colorado tonight. It doesn't get much easier to write ab... Read More »
Dave Tippett's message to his team in practice has been that work has to come before the teams skill. Dallas began the game working hard which led to them winning the individual puck battles and leading in shots 10-4 at the 11:30 mark of the 1st period. Dallas was unable to ratchet up the intensity when they had to though. They got up by a goal and for whatever reason they sta... Read More »
Philippe Boucher, according to the Ticket, is out for 3 weeks with a partially seperated left shoulder. He previously had been out with a right shoulder injury. I love Boucher, but if he's going to be out for 3 more weeks how is this team going to be able to get full chemistry before the playoffs? Bad news. Read More »
Ugly, Ugly, Ugly
Posted March 5, 2008
There were two keys that I pinpointed for this game coming in: Turco had to outplay Bryzgalov and the penalty kill needed to stay off the ice. Dallas didn't give up a powerplay goal, and Turco only gave up 2 goals. The offense was just terrible. The powerplay has been very sloppy lately. Tonight they couldn't enter the zone cleanly to... Read More »
I figured a little bit of Phoenix pregame would be in order. Here are a few interesting numbers I checked up on.
Brygalov last 3 years vs Dallas: 2-3 2.25 .927 sv%
at the AAC: 4GP 1.99 GAA .934sv%
Turco vs Phoenix last 3 years: 9-5 2.62 GAA .884sv%
in Phoenix: 4.15 GAA .852sv%
Home: 10-5-2 Goals 48-42 pp 19% (18/94)... Read More »
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Favorite TeamsDallas Stars
Most Hated TeamsDetroit Red Wings, Edmonton Oilers, Buffalo Sabres, Colorado Avalanche, New Jersey Devils
Favorite PlayersMike Keane, Ed Belfour, Sergei Zubov, Mike Modano, Jere Lehtinen, Mike Ribeiro, Brenden Morrow, Steve Ott
Most Hated PlayersBryan Marchment, Peter Forsberg, Kelly Buchberger,
Best Hockey MemoriesPaying 100 bucks to sit in the last row of Reunion Arena to see game 2 of the 1999 Finals, and calling goals by Brett Hull and Craig Ludwig before they happened.
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