Dallas Stars Win Game 5 in 2OT, 3-2 to Stave off Elimination

 RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Dallas Stars14-9-0Anton Khudobin1.35 / .951Tampa Bay Lightning15-5-1Andrei Vasilevskiy2.02 / .909 TDLR: IT’S NOT OVER YET! The Dallas Stars hold on thanks to one goal from Pavelski, and two goals from Perry, including the double-overtime game winner. In Game 5, the Tampa Bay Lighting had the chance to Finish the Fight win their second … Continue reading Dallas Stars Win Game 5 in 2OT, 3-2 to Stave off Elimination

Lightning win Game 3 by a Score of 5-2, Take a 2-1 Series lead

 RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Dallas Stars13-8-0Jake Oettinger0.00 / 1.00Tampa Bay Lightning14-4-1Andrei Vasilevskiy2.07 / .913 TLDR: Tampa captain Steven Stamkos makes a short-lived return to play, and Stars’ backup goaltender Jake Oettinger came in as relief for Khudobin. Despite shifts in momentum, it was the Lightning that would win a 2nd straight game to take Game 3 by … Continue reading Lightning win Game 3 by a Score of 5-2, Take a 2-1 Series lead

Islanders win 5-3, snap Bolts’ six-game win streak

 RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Tampa Bay Lightning10-3-0Andrei Vasilevskiy4.14 / .886New York Islanders12-4-3Semyon Varlamov3.05 / .919 TLDR: Despite a third-period push from Tampa, early goals from New York sets the stage for the Islanders to win their first game of the series, and snap the Bolts six-game win streak. In a potentially tide-changing Game 3, the New York … Continue reading Islanders win 5-3, snap Bolts’ six-game win streak

Kiviranta’s Hat-trick Propels Stars to Western Conference Final

 RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Dallas Stars8-5-0Anton Khudobin3.64 / .909Colorado Avalanche7-5-0Michael Hutchinson4.48 / .857 TLDR: In a game of trading chances, Radulov and Namestnikov score two goals apiece, but it was Joel Kiviranta’s third goal of the night that won it for the Stars in overtime. The Dallas Stars have eliminated the Colorado Avalanche in seven games to … Continue reading Kiviranta’s Hat-trick Propels Stars to Western Conference Final

Dallas Stars vs Colorado Avalanche: Game 6 Preview

 RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Dallas Stars7-4-0Anton Khudobin3.00 / .909Colorado Avalanche6-4-0Michael Hutchinson3.05 / .912 Once again, the Dallas Stars can close out their 2nd Round series against the Colorado Avalanche with a win in Game 6. After failing to do so in Game 5, and allowing five Avalanche goals in the first period, the Stars cannot allow the … Continue reading Dallas Stars vs Colorado Avalanche: Game 6 Preview

*UPDATED* Dallas Stars vs Colorado Avalanche: Game 4 Preview

 RecordGoaltenderGAA / SV%Dallas Stars6-5-0Anton Khudobin5.17 / .892Colorado Avalanche7-2-1Pavel Francouz4.00 / .892 The Colorado Avalanche pulled themselves back into this Second Round series with a dominating 6-4 victory over the Dallas Stars on Wednesday. Spoiling the Stars 5-game winning streak, the Aves put up a series of three-straight goals twice, once in the 2nd period, and again in … Continue reading *UPDATED* Dallas Stars vs Colorado Avalanche: Game 4 Preview