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Robert Tiffin

Robert Tiffin

StrongSide Contributor

Robert Tiffin covers the Stars for StrongSide. He has worked for SB Nation as a writer and editor, covering the Dallas Stars and the NHL since 2014.

Stories by Robert Tiffin

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It’s Time For the Stars to Exit Their Comfort Zone and Pay Up For a Defenseman

Dallas has gotten where it is by making cost-effective deals far more than splurging. But the rest of the roster is too good not to take a big swing to help the blue line.
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The Stars Endured a Gauntlet, And They’re Better For It

No one expected the Stars to weather this much adversity before the All-Star break. The good news? It's made Dallas even more dangerous than before.
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The Stars Are a Very Good Hockey Team. Why Don’t They Lean Into That?

When the going gets tough, Dallas stops trusting its depth to win regular-season games. That could put a damper on its postseason ceiling, too.
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The Stars Made Changes on Defense. Will They Stick?

Dallas looks noticeably different on the blue line from how it lined up last year. Whether that holds remains to be seen.
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The Stars Are Between Worlds

In spite of what you may believe, Dallas isn't a young team. It's not an old one, either. That could stretch the team's championship window—or shrink it.
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Stories by Robert Tiffin

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The Stars Aren’t the Golden Knights, Because They Don’t Want to Be

The new Stanley Cup champions have a ruthless streak Dallas lacks. Is that a flaw, or just a different way of doing business?
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The Stars Are Halfway to a Historic Comeback. Here’s How They Finish the Job.

Dallas changed its strategy, and the goals started coming. But don't expect Vegas to go quietly.
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The Stars Only Have a Few Ways to Beat Seattle. Will They Be Enough?

The Stars are excellent in a few areas. Winning two more games against the Kraken means riding them just as hard as they did against Minnesota.
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Tyler Seguin’s Revival Is the Stars’ Best Playoff Story

He no longer needs to be a face of the franchise. But at least for this series, he is. And after so many injuries and frustrations, that's its own reward.
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The Optimist and Pessimist’s Guide to the Stars’ Playoff Chances

Will they win the Cup? Will they flame out? I don't know. So I asked two experts—my past selves.
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