Skip to main content


Stars open free agency with Ryder, 5 other players @NHL

DALLAS (AP) - The Dallas Stars opened free agency with a flurry, agreeing to terms with Stanley Cup-winning right wing Michael Ryder and five other players.

Ryder got a $7 million, two-year deal with Dallas after totaling eight goals and nine assists in the playoffs for the Stanley Cup-champion Boston Bruins. He had 18 goals with 23 assists in 79 regular-season games.

The Stars on Friday also added right wing Radek Dvorak, centers Vernon Fiddler and Jake Dowell and defensemen Adam Pardy and Sheldon Souray.

Fiddler, a nine-year veteran who played in Phoenix last season, got a $5.4 million, three-year contract. Pardy gets $4 million over two years, while Souray ($1.6 million), Dvorak ($1.5 million) and Dowell ($800,000) all got one-year deals.

View More

The NHL uses cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies. By using NHL websites or other online services, you consent to the practices described in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, including our Cookie Policy.