Lindy Ruff - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Lindy Ruff Dallas Stars sign goalie Ben Bishop to 6-year, $29.5M deal FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Stars have locked up a goalie with Stanley Cup Final experience in hopes of solving one of their biggest problems. Ben Bishop signed a six-year, $29.5 million deal with the Stars, whose announcement Friday came only three days after the team acquired rights to the 30-year-old goalie from the Los Angeles Kings. Dallas gave up a fourth-round pic... Fri, 12 May 2017 20:02:00 GMT 2017-05-12T20:02:00Z Devils buck odds to win NHL draft lottery; Vegas to pick 6th A few weeks after the New Jersey Devils closed their worst season in nearly 30 years, general manager Ray Shero has something to smile about. "We finally won something," Shero told The Associated Press by phone shortly after the Devils won the NHL draft lottery on Saturday. "It's the first piece of great news the Devils have had for a while to be honest." ... Sun, 30 Apr 2017 03:31:00 GMT 2017-04-30T03:31:00Z Sabres clean house by firing GM Murray and coach Bylsma BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — General manager Tim Murray ran out of time to rebuild the Buffalo Sabres into a contender. The team will need a new head coach, too. Sabres owner Terry Pegula cleaned house by firing Murray and coach Dan Bylsma on Thursday amid questions over player accountability during a season in which Buffalo extended its franchise-worst playoff drought to a sixth year. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 03:58:00 GMT 2017-04-21T03:58:00Z Hitch is back: Stars bring Hitchcock back 15 years later DALLAS (AP) — Ken Hitchcock feels like he is coming home with his return to the Dallas Stars, more than 15 years after they fired the coach who led them to their only Stanley Cup championship. Hitchcock also knows his re-introduction to Dallas is about now — not then. "I study history. I look at it all the time, but I don't live in it,"... Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:45:00 GMT 2017-04-13T18:45:00Z AP source: Stars bring back Hitchcock as coach The Dallas Stars are bringing back Stanley Cup-winning coach Ken Hitchcock, hoping to turn themselves back into a championship contender. Hitchcock is returning to Dallas and will be named coach at a news conference Thursday. A person with direct knowledge of the situation confirmed the hire to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Wednesday because the team hadn't ... Wed, 12 Apr 2017 20:28:00 GMT 2017-04-12T20:28:00Z Disappointing Stars sell at deadline, but keep faint hopes FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas general manager Jim Nill was an unexpected seller at the NHL trade deadline a year after the Stars had the best record in the Western Conference. And while Nill traded four veterans for a mix of prospects and younger players, the moves were made with the Stars still on the fringe of the playoff picture. Plus, high-scoring forwards Tyler Seguin and... Wed, 01 Mar 2017 23:16:00 GMT 2017-03-01T23:16:00Z Cracknell helps Stars end Flyers' 10-game win streak, 3-1 DALLAS (AP) — The bouncing puck helped the Dallas Stars end the Philadelphia Flyers' long winning streak. Adam Cracknell scored the tiebreaking goal on a rebound early in the third period to lead the Stars to a 3-1 victory Saturday, snapping the Flyers' 10-game win streak. Radek Faksa and Jordie Benn also scored for the Stars and Antti ... Sat, 17 Dec 2016 23:35:00 GMT 2016-12-17T23:35:00Z Schenn's hat trick leads Flyers to 8th straight win PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers still have that winning feeling. Brayden Schenn scored three power-play goals to lead the Flyers to their eighth straight victory, a 4-2 win over the Dallas Stars on Saturday. Jakub Voracek scored an empty-netter and also had three assists for the Flyers, who matched Montreal for the longest w... Sat, 10 Dec 2016 22:28:00 GMT 2016-12-10T22:28:00Z