Tag: Dallas Stars

Talking fitness, hockey, and more with Brenden Dillon

I recently caught up with Dallas Stars defenseman and Surrey, BC’s Brenden Dillon. We talked fitness, nutrition, the Stars, his homecoming game in Vancouver, and a lot more. The Dallas Stars-focused part of the interview has been published at DefendingBigD….

Chatting with Dallas Stars Prospect Brenden Dillon

I sat down with Brenden Dillon to discuss his unique path to the professional level, the turning point in his career, and which current NHL defenseman he tries to model his game after….

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Jamie Benn – A Superstar is Born

When I went to watch the visiting Kelowna Rockets play the Vancouver Giants during the 2007-08 WHL season, I was excited at the opportunity to see two of the top draft-eligible defensemen for 2008 – Tyler Myers and Luke Schenn. It was impossible to miss either of them on the ice – Myers, a 6-7…

Brenden Dillon – The Next Big D in Big D?

Getting overlooked is nothing new to Dallas prospect Brenden Dillon. Being passed over at multiple NHL Entry Drafts wasn’t his first taste of disappointment, either. Dillon was overlooked as a 15-year old by every WHL team in the Bantam Draft for being too small. “I remember the whole thing. I was sitting with my dad,…

Tom Gaglardi and the Rebirth of the Dallas Stars

One commonality among successful professional sports organizations is strong ownership. Take a look at the most respected and well-regarded teams in the major sports, and a loyal and dedicated owner or ownership group is not far behind. The Los Angeles Lakers have won 10 NBA titles since Jerry Buss bought the team in 1979. Robert…