Stars On Ice. Dallas drew its smallest crowd ever in American Airlines Center after some 6,000 fans showed up for a game against Florida. Apparently, the roads were a little icy. Wimps. We grow flowers in that stuff.
Making History. Carolina goalies Cam Ward and Martin Gerber each recorded an assist last weekend in an 8-4 loss to Phoenix. It's the first time two goalies from the same team helped set up goals in the same game.
Why, Stevie? You have to wonder why Steve Yzerman keeps playing at this stage in his career. He's won Stanley Cups, a gold medal and just about everything else. He says he's pondering retirement. If that's the case, he's done.
-- Bucky Gleason