Dallas-area athletes and native sports activities legends despatched their finest needs to the Dallas Stars
From Olympic medalists, to Tremendous Bowl-winning quarterbacks and native radio voices — the D-FW space seems absolutely behind the Dallas Stars of their run to the Stanley Cup Last.
This week, FOX Sports activities Southwest gathered native athletes, legends, and members of the sports activities media to document encouraging messages for the Stars forward of Sport 1. Dallas defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1, taking a 1-0 lead within the collection.
Nastia Liukin, five-time Olympic medalist in gymnastics and a graduate of Spring Creek Academy in Plano, had this to say:
“To begin with, congratulations. As a really loyal Dallas fan I’m so excited to be cheering you on to the Stanley Cup Last. We’re sending all of our optimistic vibes your approach and wishing you the easiest of luck.
“You’ve gotten made Dallas so proud, now deliver dwelling the cup.”
“I simply needed to say congratulations on being Western Convention champs,” Mavericks level guard Jalen Brunson stated, “and I need to want you the very best of luck within the Stanley Cup Finals. Go Stars.”
The Texas Rangers have been one in every of many crew accounts to ship effectively needs to the Stars.
Rangers gamers Jose Trevino and Taylor Hearn, each Texas natives, have been subsequent to share phrases of encouragement.
“[We] simply need to want the boys good luck within the Stanley Cup. Go get it and produce it again dwelling to Dallas,” Trevino stated.
They weren’t the one members of the Rangers group to share finest needs. Rangers PA announcer Chuck Morgan additionally had some type phrases for the hockey membership.
“Chuck Morgan right here, voice of Globe Life Subject, dwelling of the Texas Rangers.”
“On behalf of everybody with the Texas Rangers Baseball Membership, congratulations to the Western Convention champion Dallas Stars on an ideal season and thanks for all the nice recollections and thrills you’ve gotten given everybody in D-FW this 12 months.
“Good luck to the Dallas Stars within the Stanley Cup Last. 4 extra W’s. Go get that cup.”
The Dallas Cowboys joined in on the enjoyable with a number of gamers, together with Dak Prescott, Ezekiel Elliott and Tyron Smith taking time to say good luck.
Former Cowboys quarterback Troy Aikman additionally recorded a message for the Stars in FOX Sports activities Southwest’s video.
“Hey Fellas, I need to want you the very best of luck within the Stanley Cup Last,” Aikman stated. “Convey the cup again the place it belongs: To Dallas. Good luck, guys.”
FC Dallas, whose Twitter account actively helps the Stars, determined to create a useful infographic for Dallas sports activities followers to maintain observe of when every crew performed on Saturday.
Reto Ziegler, FC Dallas defender, additionally had a message to share:
“Hey Dallas Stars. I want you all the very best within the remaining. I’m an enormous fan of the way you play so step it up and produce the trophy again to Dallas.”
SMU head soccer coach Sonny Dykes had a message as effectively:
“Congratulations to the Dallas Stars on making the Stanley Cup Last,” Dykes stated. “Everyone in Dallas can be rooting for you. Go Stars.”