Morning Skate- January 21, 2014


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Well, it was a tough night for the Stars. They fell 4-1 to Nashville and looked lifeless in the loss. The Stars are now just 1-8-1 in their last 10 games and sit in 6th place in the Central. If Dallas wants to make a playoff run something needs to change…and fast.

There was plenty of action last night around the National Hockey League so lets get to it:

The Maple Leafs continued their strong play in Phoenix. (EditorInLeaf)

The Red Wings were defeated at home. (OctopusThrower)

Brad Marchand seems to be improving as the season goes on. (CausewayCrowd)

John Tortorella was suspended 15 days for his role in Saturday’s brawl between the Flames and Rangers. (

Sidney Crosby hopes Steven Stamkos can play in the Olympics. (

J.A. Dominicis breaks down his goalie rankings. (TooManyMenOnTheSite)