Dallas Stars testing 3-on-3 overtime during training camp

Jyrki Jokipakka sizes up Jack Campbell during 3-on-3 play before scoring a goal on Sunday. (Photo by Christina Shapiro/Texas Stars)

Jyrki Jokipakka sizes up Jack Campbell during 3-on-3 play before scoring a goal on Sunday. (Photo by Christina Shapiro/Texas Stars)

From today’s Victory Green vs. White scrimmage at Cedar Park Center.

CEDAR PARK — The American Hockey League is often used as the NHL’s research and development division.

It’s where ideas, including hybrid icing and 3-on-3 overtime, were first tested before the NHL adopted them as rules.

So, it’s only fitting that the Dallas Stars are experimenting with 3-on-3 overtime while holding training camp on AHL ice at the Cedar Park Center.

You can read the whole story in the Austin American-Statesman.

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