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Ryan Garbutt Savoring First Trip to Playoffs

NHL.com FRISCO, Texas -- No one on the Dallas Stars is enjoying the franchise's first trip to the Stanley Cup Playoffs since 2008 more than forward Ryan Garbutt. That's probably because he had to work so...
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Anaheim captain Ryan Getzlaf to sit out Game 4 vs. Stars

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — Ryan Getzlaf will not play Wednesday night against the Stars because of an upper body injury, the Ducks announced during the pre-game skate. The Ducks sent out this e-mail: “Ducks center...
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Morning skate update: Ruff comfortable with “utility box” line; Selanne gets healthy scratch for Anaheim

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — The news out of the morning skate are these key items: _ Stars defenseman Brenden Dillon participated in a full morning skate. He will practice on Thursday and could be ready to play in Game 5...
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Tuesday practice update: Dillon (lower body) practices but still a long shot for Game 4, Cole’s scratch a coach’s decision

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — Ali Lucia brings you the practice update in Frisco right here. FRISCO _ Brenden Dillon skated hard today, but that doesn’t mean he’ll be able to play in Game 4 Wednesday against...
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Observations on a 3-0 Stars’ playoff win: Passion returns for Stars fans like a battle in the Ewing family

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — One of the great things about Cody Eastwood’s Game Rewinds is they really capture “the feel” of the game. You need to remember the feel of last night’s Game 3 Stars...
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Anaheim coach Bruce Boudreau said Stars crossed the line with physical play

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — Apr 9, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; Anaheim Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau reacts from behind the bench in the first period against the San Jose Sharks at Honda Center. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA...
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He said it: Players and coaches comment after Stars’ 3-0 win over Anaheim in Game 3 of playoffs

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — Courtesy of Stars’ PR Department: Stars Head Coach Lindy Ruff (http://bit.ly/PpckIv): On getting the game’s first goal: “It was a pretty tight first period, a tight start to the game.  There...
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Three burning questions after Stars beat Ducks in Game 3: Can Kari Lehtonen reproduce magic?

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — Dallas Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen (32) deflects a shot by Anaheim Ducks center Saku Koivu (11) in the second period during the Anaheim Ducks vs. the Dallas Stars NHL playoff game at the American...
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Watch pregame festivities as fans welcome Stars for first home playoff game since 2008

The Dallas Morning News (Michael Florek / Staff Writer) — Dallas Stars fans had been waiting six years to see their team play a playoff game at the American Airlines Center. When the time finally came, they were ready to go. You can watch the pregame...
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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman answers questions for media in Dallas, ‘certainly wouldn’t rule out’ a hockey game at AT&T Stadium

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — Apr 17, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; NHL commissioner Gary Bettman watches the action between the St. Louis Blues and the Chicago Blackhawks during the first overtime in game one during the first...
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Robidas makes first return to AAC, said he’s excited to see playoff hockey in Dallas

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — Stephane Robidas probably deserves this as much as anyone. When the Stars play their first home playoff game since May 19, 2008, Robidas will be on the ice. The 37-year-old defenseman will be...
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Morning skate update: Line shuffling? Erik Cole out? Welcome to the playoffs

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — As he did before Game 2, Lindy Ruff went with an odd drill that featured odd lines. Ruff said before Game 2 that the lines didn’t mean anything, and he said this morning that it was an...
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He said it: Quotes from Lindy Ruff, Tyler Seguin, Jamie Benn, Bruce Boudreau, Ryan Getzlaf and Stephane Robidas as they get ready for Game 3 Monday,

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) —   Lots of talk over the past two days by the Stars and the Ducks as they get ready for Game 3 at AAC Monday. Here were some of the key points:   Stars coach Lindy Ruff: On the mood...
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Allen Americans take 2-0 win Sunday to even up series with Quad City

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — Here is the press release: Allen, Texas — The Allen Americans faced off against the Quad City Mallards on Easter Sunday at the Allen Event Center.  The Americans, in search of tying the second...
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Sunday practice update: Brenden Dillon skates before practice, but not expected to play in Game 3

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — FRISCO _ The Stars were back on the practice ice at the Dr Pepper StarCenter after a travel day Saturday. Injured defenseman Brenden Dillon (lower body) skated before practice, which was...
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Stars president Jim Lites thrilled to bring playoff hockey back to Dallas

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — Jim Nill, center, was introduced as the Dallas Stars new general manager by Dallas Stars owner Tom Gaglardi, left, and President and CEO Jim Lites, right, on Monday, April 29, 2013, in Dallas at...
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Connauton gets solid reviews on his playoff debut

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — Dallas Stars' Kari Lehtonen, left, of Finland, stops a shot by Anaheim Ducks' Nick Bonino, center, as Stars' Kevin Connauton helps defend during the second period in Game 2 of a...
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Saturday Stars update: Travel and rest, and back to work on Easter

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — The Stars spent Saturday flying back and adjusting to the two-hour time difference. They will be back on the ice Sunday on the practice ice in Frisco at 10:30 a.m., and I have been told that...
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Observations on a 3-2 Stars loss in Anaheim: Ducks showing the poise of a veteran bus driver

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — You can be sure Cody Eastwood isn’t missing the bus as he delivers this Stars Rewind for you to enjoy. ANAHEIM, Calif. _ Our Bussy in California is an amazing driver. He can navigate rush...
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Allen Americans lose Game 1 to Quad City, 4-2; Game 2 for Sunday in Allen

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — Here’s the press release: Allen, Texas — The Allen Americans headed back to Texas to open up the second-round playoff series against Quad City Mallards.  The game, the first one at the Allen...
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He said it: Comments from players and coaches after Anaheim beats Dallas 3-2 in Game 2

The Dallas Morning News (Mike Heika) — Courtesy of the Ducks PR Department: ANAHEIM DUCKS   Corey Perry On tonight’s game They were skating and hitting. They played well tonight. We weathered the storm and came away 1-1 after the...
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