1. Get off to a better start. Not a very good start in Dallas a couple of nights ago for the Blackhawks.
DALLAS – The Chicago Blackhawks entered the season opener with altered third and fourth lines and defensive pairs because of injuries or trades.
DALLAS – Be honest, you missed them. You’ve been thinking about them since the season ended on June 1 and you’ve been pining to see them ever since.
DALLAS – Defenseman Trevor Daley has been here for the Dallas Stars’ ups and downs, the latter being a five-season playoff drought.
DALLAS – Trevor van Riemsdyk smiled the entire time the media interviewed him on Thursday morning.