Texas Stars

Stars Place Nichushkin On IRThe Stars placed right wing Valeri Nichushkin on injured reserve Sunday because of a groin injury and recalled defenseman Jyrki Jokipakka from the AHL team.
Stars Hire Laxdal To Coach AHL AffiliateThe Dallas Stars have hired Derek Laxdal as coach of the AHL's Texas Stars, after Willie Desjardins was selected to lead the Canucks. The Texas Stars won this year's AHL title.
Stars Send G Nilstorp Back To AHL AffiliateThe Dallas Stars have sent goalie Cristopher Nilstorp back down to their American Hockey League affiliate.
Stars Send Smith And Newly Acquired Prospect Morrow To AHLThe Dallas Stars have sent forward Reilly Smith and newly acquired defenseman Joe Morrow to their AHL affiliate, the Texas Stars.
Stars' Tom Wandell Clears Waivers, Stays In AHL Stars forward Tom Wandell has cleared waivers and will remain with the team's American Hockey League affiliate.
Stars Recall Oleksiak, Roussel From AHL The Stars have recalled defenseman Jamie Oleksiak and forward Antoine Roussel from the Texas Stars of the American Hockey League.
Stars Sign Jordie Benn To 1-Year ContractThe 24-year-old Victoria, British Columbia native signed with Dallas as an undrafted free agent last summer. He spent most of last season playing for the Texas Stars.
Dallas Stars Assistant Desjardins Picked To Lead Texas Stars Desjardins spent eight seasons with Medicine Hat in the Western Hockey League. He also coached Saskatoon in the WHL and was the head coach at the University of Calgary from 1989 to 1994.
Dallas Recalls Jordie Benn From Texas Stars The 24-year-old Benn, who was recalled Monday, had one assist in his two games for Dallas this season.
Stars Extend Agreement With Idaho SteelheadsThe Dallas Stars and Texas Stars have extended their affiliation with the Idaho Steelheads through the 2011-2012 season.
Stars Re-Sign Veteran Defenseman LukowichThe Dallas Stars have re-signed defenseman Brad Lukowich to a one-year, two way contract for the 2011-2012 season.
Stars Activate Sawada, Assign Him To AHLSawada had missed nine games with a shoulder injury before the move Friday. He was hurt Feb. 3 at Boston on an illegal check by Daniel Paille.