VANCOUVER- In a penalty filled contest(34 PIM,all minors) Ben Bishop stops 44 shots(9/10 gr's & Marchand 1-16)as the Canucks prevail 3-2 over the falling Stars! In losing for the 5th time in their last 6 home games, Coach Dale Hunter was livid with veteran Jerome Iginla as he spent almost as much time in the Penalty Box(10 minutes on two double-minors & a minor)as he did on the ice(11 min) saying "I might have to speed up his Retirement papers"
BOSTON- Pavel Datsyuk, who announced he’s going home to Russia next season, scored twice on the Power-Play, but Dallas loses for the 6th time in last 7 home games! The B’s Tyler Toffoli, playing with Rookie Phenom Connor McDavid , also Scores twice in leading the Bruins to a 5-3 Win!
NEW JERSEY- Coach Hunter shakes “Kong” off his back as Stars Win 3-2 over the Devils! Dallas scores twice in the 3rd period for comeback Win , with Jordan Stall getting the Game-Winner!
The Zebra’s were busy calling 4 coincidental penalties in the 3rd period & 5 for the game!
BUFFALO- “Kong” is back as the Sabres blank the Stars 4-0 behind Sergei Bobrovsky, who stops 30 shots & was named the game’s 1st Star! Buffalo scores twice on the Power-Play(Hudler & Hall) & Cal Clutterbuck notches his 1st of the season! With the loss, the Stars home record drops to 9-11-4.
NEW YORK I- Dallas wins just their 3rd home game in last 10 with a 3-1 score over the Isle! Cory Schneider stops 28 shots(8/9 gr’s), allowing just a Jacob Trouba Goal in the 3rd period that broke his Shutout Bid! Coach Hunter ” Having only scored 4 Goals once in our last 14 home games(4-0 win over Chicago) We have got to play better defense to win games, as these guys have had trouble scoring all year!