Dallas avoided an early elimination from the NHL playoffs with an impressive 4-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Friday night behind Niklas Hagman's first two goals of the postseason.
Jussi Jokinen and Bill Guerin scored in a shootout to give the Stars a 3-2 come-from-behind victory over the Coyotes on Saturday.
Dallas Stars forward Bill Guerin will have surgery Thursday to repair a broken orbital bone, according to a report in Wednesday's editions of The Dallas Morning News.
After going 18 games without a goal, Bill Guerin scored just in time for the Dallas Stars.
Dallas 3, Vancouver 0
Dallas 4, Columbus 2
Dallas Stars goaltender Marty Turco saved his best effort of the season for the streaking Stanley Cup champions.
Instead of their usual perch near the top of the Western Conference, the Stars sit in 10th place.
Bill Guerin notched his second hat trick in three games, and the fifth of his career, and added an assist to lead the Dallas Stars past the Nashville Predators on Sunday night.
Stu Barnes scored two goals 20 seconds apart and Bill Guerin added another a few minutes later, leading the Dallas Stars past the Minnesota Wild 3-1 Sunday night.
Bill Guerin has a goal and an assist in three games and is again looking like an elite power forward for the Stars.
Mike Modano has had success this preseason with wingers such as Brenden Morrow, Bill Guerin or Jere Lehtinen.
Trailing the Ducks 2-0, the Stars will need more than just the return of Bill Guerin to win Game 3.
Mike Modano and Brenden Morrow scored in a 45-second span of the second period and the Dallas Stars extended their unbeaten streak to nine games with a 6-3 victory over the Colorado Avalanche.
Derian Hatcher and Jere Lehtinen scored the tying and go-ahead goals less than six minutes apart in the third period as Dallas beat Los Angeles 3-2 Saturday night, extending the Stars' unbeaten streak to five games.
Dallas Stars coach Dave Tippett asked for a more physical effort from his slumping team on Friday night, and that's exactly what he got.