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Jon Marthaler

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Jon writes for a bunch of places. Find them at JonMarthaler.com.

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Stars and Scorpions deadlocked after 0-0 first leg

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The Minnesota Stars and San Antonio Scorpions will decide their NASL semifinal in the second leg next Sunday, after neither team could find a goal in the first leg in Blaine.

Stars to Scorpions: Bring it on, in the snow

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The Minnesota Stars take on San Antonio in the NASL semifinals this Saturday - and are excited to play against the league's best striker, Pablo Campos, in some classic Minnesota conditions.

Stars Win NASL Quarterfinal In Puerto Rico, 2-1

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Minnesota had never won in Puerto Rico, but a pair of first-half goals and some desperate defending late were enough to send the Stars to a 2-1 win against the Islanders.

MN Stars Need Short Memories As Playoffs Begin

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The Stars travel to Puerto Rico for the first round of the NASL playoffs on Sunday, but have to forget about a 2-0 loss against the Islanders two weeks ago - and about their history in Puerto Rico...

Stars Draw 1-1 In San Antonio, Playoff Position Set

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Kevin Friedland scored for Minnesota for the first time in three years, but the Stars could only manage a draw in San Antonio, and will now travel to Puerto Rico for the first round of the playoffs.

Stars vs. San Antonio: Minnesota Jockeys For Playoff Position

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The Minnesota Stars enter Sunday's match without anything left to clinch - just the chance to play for a better first-round playoff opponent.

Inside The NHL Lockout Negotiations (What We Think Might Be Happening, Anyway)

The NHL and NHLPA don't seem to be talking about any lockout negotiations. Consequently, we're forced to imagine what league commissioner Gary Bettman and player's association head Don Fehr are up to.

Stars vs. Puerto Rico: Stars Lose 2-0, Stay In Sixth Place

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Two goals gave Puerto Rico the home win over Minnesota, which remains in sixth place in the NASL playoff chase.

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