The Dallas Stars
on Thursday placed center Steve Ott
on injured reserve retroactive to Oct. 29, when he suffered a lower-body injury.
Ott, 29, has missed the past three games since being injured in the Stars' 3-1 win against the New Jersey Devils
. He leads the team with 42 hits and has registered two goals and six assists in 11 contests this season. The 6-foot, 192-pound forward skated in all 82 games last season, posting 12 goals and 20 assists while leading the club with 183 penalty minutes and 252 hits.