DALLAS (AP) -Defenseman Sergei Zubov is expected to miss the Dallas Stars' next three games after having surgery on his elbow.
The Stars announced Sunday they placed Zubov, right wing Matthew Barnaby and goaltender Mike Smith on injured reserve. Barnaby and Smith are recovering from concussions and are both expected to miss a week.
Zubov's status on injured reserve is retroactive to Thursday, Barnaby to Tuesday and Smith to Jan. 4.
The Stars announced they were recalling right wing Krys Barch and center Joel Lundqvist from Iowa of the AHL.