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Defending Big D Apr 23, 2015

Dallas Stars 2014-15 Player Grades: Vernon Fiddler

Come grade Fids. Once again it's that time of year here on Defending Big D where we take a look at each player that suited up for 20 or more games this season (and finished the season with the organization) - and take a look back at their season. What was good about it, what wasn't so good, and the lasting impression they left us as we go into summer. It would be difficult to fairly evaluate the 2015 season of Vern Fiddler. He played the role of a defensive minded center on a team that at times had no real interest in playing defense. So how do we adequately judge his contributions? Fiddler...

Observations: Stars trying to build their “culture” one player at a time

Stars GM JIm Nill speaks to the media during exit interviews on Monday. Vern Fiddler handed out some hugs and handshakes Saturday morning before the final game of the regular season. After all, the Stars were playing the Nashville Predators, …
Defending Big D Apr 16, 2015

Dallas Stars Daily Links: Playoffs Are Crazy, and Vernon Fiddler Nominated for King Clancy Trophy

The Playoffs have begun! Also, Vernon Fiddler is nominated for the Stars' second trophy of the year, and Cam Neely isn't Seabassing around anymore in Boston. Vernon Fiddler signed with the Stars in 2011, and his presence was something the Stars sorely lacked in retrospect.  Fiddler had speed, hands that could surprise, and his ability to lead with those attributes along with physical play when needed stood out on a Stars team that spent their last couple of years in the black and whites trying to discover their identity. Well, almost four years later, Fiddler just finished scoring a...

Stars announce Vernon Fiddler is team’s nominee for King Clancy Trophy

Here is the press release: FRISCO, Texas - The Dallas Stars announced today that forward Vernon Fiddler has been voted by his teammates as the club’s nominee for the National Hockey League’s King Clancy Memorial Trophy. The award is given annually to the NHL …

Stars Player News

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  • Tyler Seguin

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  • Valeri Nichushkin

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  • Ales Hemsky

    Dallas Stars Officially Eliminated From 2014-15 NHL Playoffs

  • Vernon Fiddler

    Dallas Stars 2014-15 Player Grades: Vernon Fiddler

  • Travis Moen

    Watch: Stars’ Travis Moen scores just his second goal of the season on penalty shot

  • Kari Lehtonen

    Kari Lehtonen, Jim Nill and Lindy Ruff discuss Lehtonen’s season

  • Trevor Daley

    Trevor Daley -5 Against St. Louis Blues, Joins Several Other Dallas Stars

  • Patrick Eaves

    Report: Dallas Stars and John Klingberg Agree to Contract Extension