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Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Signs two-year contract
Dadonov (knee) signed a two-year, $4.5 million contract with Dallas on Tuesday.
Dadonov chose to stay with the Stars rather than test the open market as an unrestricted free agent. He accounted for seven goals and 33 points in 73 games between Dallas and Montreal last season. Dadonov also had four goals and 10 points in 16 playoff outings with the Stars prior to missing the team's final three contests due to an MCL strain.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Has MCL strain
The injury that caused Dadonov to miss Dallas' final three playoff contests was an MCL strain, Stars general manager Jim Nill told Brian Rea of Bally Sports Southwest on Thursday.
Dadonov hasn't fully recovered from the injury. He recorded seven goals and 33 points in 73 regular-season outings in 2022-23 and contributed another four goals and 10 points in 16 playoff contests. Dadonov is eligible to become an unrestricted free agent this summer after completing his three-year, $15 million contract.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Won't play Monday
Dadonov (lower body) won't play Monday in Game 6 against Vegas, Brian Rea of Bally Sports Southwest reports.
Dadonov will sit out his third straight contest. He has produced four goals, 10 points, 29 shots on net and 18 hits in 16 games this postseason. Dallas hasn't determined yet who Jamie Benn (suspension) will replace in the lineup for Monday's must-win matchup.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Not playing Saturday
Dadonov (lower body) won't travel with the team to Vegas for Game 5 on Saturday, Joseph Hoyt of the Dallas News reports.
Dadonov was unavailable Wednesday in the Stars' 3-2 win over Vegas in Game 4 on Thursday. Dadonov has four goals and 10 points in 16 Stanley Cup playoff games this season, after picking up seven goals and 26 helpers in 73 games split between Dallas and Montreal in the regular season. He is considered to be longer than day-to-day but could return if the Stars are able to advance to the Stanley Cup Final.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Out Thursday
Dadonov (lower body) won't play against Vegas in Game 4 on Thursday, per Dallas radio analyst Bruce LeVine.
Dadonov exited Tuesday's 4-0 loss to the Golden Knights after colliding with Roope Hintz in the first period. Dadonov's been a significant contributor for Dallas in the 2023 playoffs, providing four goals and 10 points in 16 outings. Luke Glendening, who was a healthy scratch Tuesday, might be back in the lineup Thursday.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Doubtful Thursday
Dadonov (lower body) is unlikely to play Thursday, Stars coach Peter DeBoer told Jesse Granger of The Athletic on Wednesday.
Dadonov left Tuesday's 4-0 loss to Vegas after colliding with Roope Hintz in the first period. Dadonov has four goals and 10 points in 16 playoff appearances this year. If Dadonov ends up missing Thursday's contest, then Luke Glendening might draw back into the lineup after being a healthy scratch Tuesday.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Exits Game 3
Dadonov (lower body) won't return to Game 3 versus the Golden Knights on Tuesday after suffering an injury in the first period, Dallas radio analyst Bruce LeVine reports.
Dadonov collided with Roope Hintz in the first period and had to leave the game. The Stars are also missing Jamie Benn (game misconduct), leaving them with just 10 forwards to close out the contest. It's unclear if Dadonov will be ready to play in Game 4 on Thursday.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Provides helper in Game 7 win
Dadonov notched an assist and two hits in Monday's 2-1 win over the Kraken in Game 7.
Despite not having a shot in the contest, Dadonov was an active presence on the puck. His helper was an unlikely one, as he launched a clearance that Wyatt Johnston was able to track down before scoring the winning goal. Dadonov had a goal and four assists over seven contests versus the Kraken in the second round, putting the winger at nine points, 24 shots on net, 16 hits and a plus-6 rating through 13 playoff outings.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Dishes pair of helpers
Dadonov notched two assists, three hits, two blocked shots and a plus-3 rating in Tuesday's 6-3 win over the Kraken in Game 4.
Dadonov helped out on a Joe Pavelski power-play tally in the second period and also set up Max Domi's empty-netter in the third. With four points over his last three games, Dadonov has been an effective part of the Stars' depth in the second round. The winger is up to eight points, 23 shots on net, 11 hits, nine blocked shots and a plus-5 rating through 10 playoff outings.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Chips in with assist
Dadonov provided an assist and three hits in Sunday's 7-2 loss to the Kraken in Game 3.
Dadonov helped the Stars capitalize when the Kraken had a lapse on defense in the second period. He set up Mason Marchment for the tally, but the Stars weren't able to build off of it. This was Dadonov's second point in three second-round contests, and he's at four goals, two helpers, 23 shots, eight hits, seven blocked shots and a plus-2 rating through nine playoff outings.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Tucks in goal
Dadonov scored a goal on six shots in Thursday's 4-2 win over the Kraken in Game 2.
Dadonov entered the zone and got around the net, tucking a wraparound shot after Philipp Grubauer's leg got too far back in his net. This was Dadonov's first goal in four games, but he's up to four tallies and an assist over eight playoff outings. The winger has added 22 shots on net and a plus-3 rating as a productive part of the Stars' middle six.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Picks up assist Friday
Dadonov logged an assist, two shots on goal and two blocked shots in Friday's 4-1 win over the Wild in Game 6.
Dadonov set up Wyatt Johnston's goal in the second period, which stood as the series-clinching tally. With three goals and an assist over six playoff contests, Dadonov has provided steady middle-six offense. He's added 14 shots on net, five hits, five blocked shots and a plus-3 rating in the playoffs.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Scores in Game 4
Dadonov scored a goal on two shots and added two PIM in Sunday's 3-2 win over the Wild in Game 4.
Dadonov gave the Stars a 2-0 lead early in the third period. The 34-year-old has tallied three goals in Dallas' two wins in the series, but he's been held off the scoresheet in the team's two losses to Minnesota. He's added 10 shots on net, four hits and a plus-2 rating in four playoff contests.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Pots pair of goals in win
Dadonov scored twice on three shots in Wednesday's 7-3 win over the Wild in Game 2.
Dadonov scored the Stars' fourth and fifth goals, though the Wild potted a pair of tallies between the winger's markers. His first goal of the game stood as the game-winner. The 34-year-old had 15 points in 23 outings after he was traded from the Canadiens to the Stars, and he's fit in excellently in a middle-six role with some power-play time. He'll look to continue providing timely depth scoring on a line with Jamie Benn and Wyatt Johnston while Joe Pavelski (concussion) is out.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Helpers in consecutive contests
Dadonov picked up an assist, three shots on goal and two PIM in Thursday's 1-0 win over the Blues.
Dadonov ended the regular season on a 15-game goal drought. He supplied seven assists but went minus-5 in that span. The 34-year-old has 33 points, 110 shots on net and a minus-8 rating over 73 contests between the Stars and the Canadiens this season. He should continue to see middle-six usage as the Stars embark on a playoff run.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Garners assist in road victory
Dadonov registered an assist to go with five shots on goal in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Blues.
Dadonov did his part to help the Stars advance to first place in the Central Division, with the final regular-season game -- another clash with the Blues -- scheduled for Thursday. After posting just four goals and 14 assists through 50 games with the Canadiens, Dadonov was sent packing for Dallas in February, and he's picked up the pace to the tune of three goals and 11 helpers through 22 contests since the swap. The 34-year-old has just four playoff games under his belt, so it'll be interesting to see what kind of impact he'll have in the extended season.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Records assist in win
Dadonov posted an assist and two hits in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Flyers.
Dadonov has gone 11 games without a goal, but he's picked up five helpers in his last eight outings. The winger is up to 31 points, 100 shots on net and a minus-11 rating through 69 contests between the Stars and the Canadiens this season.... See More ... See Less
Stars' Evgenii Dadonov: Provides power-play helper
Dadonov logged a power-play assist, two shots on goal and a minus-3 rating in Saturday's 5-2 loss to the Avalanche.
Dadonov set up Tyler Seguin's second-period tally, but that only brought the Stars within a goal. Over his last six games, Dadonov has four assists, two of which have come on the power play. The winger is up to 30 points (seven on the power play), 98 shots on net and a minus-11 rating through 67 outings between the Stars and the Canadiens this season.... See More ... See Less
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