The Dallas Stars have been close in each of the past two seasons, and now they need to figure out how to take the next step.
Defenseman Ryan McDonagh was preparing to answer one last question regarding the Tampa Bay Lightning's Stanley Cup championship when teammates Nikita Kucherov and Alex Killorn crashed the room, putting an abrupt and celebratory end to the news conference. Next question,'' Kucherov said, looking into the camera. The wait for the Lightning - and the NHL - was long enough after Tampa Bay clinched the Cup with a 2-0 win in Game 6 against Dallas on Monday night in Edmonton, Alberta.
Here is everything you need to know for the 2020 NHL draft, from the date, time and draft order for all 31 teams. By Jordan Hall