FRISCO, Texas -- Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill announced today that the club has acquired right wing Ryan Hartman via trade with Philadelphia in exchange for center Tyler Pitlick .
Hartman, 24, recorded 26 points (12-14=26) in 83 regular-season games during the 2018-19 season with Nashville and Philadelphia. Beginning the season with Nashville, the winger registered 20 points (10-10=20) in 64 games before being acquired by Philadelphia mid-way through the season, where he added six points (2-4=6) in 19 contests. Hartman also logged a career-high 13:07 of average ice time per game last season.
Hartman has registered 89 points (42-47=89) in 245 career regular-season games over five seasons with Chicago, Nashville and Philadelphia. He has made two appearances in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, recording three points (2-1=3) in 13 career postseason games with Chicago and Nashville.
The 6-foot-0, 181-pound native of Hilton Head Island, S. C. was originally selected by Chicago in the first round (30th overall) of the 2013 NHL Draft.
Pitlick, 27, posted 12 points (8-4=12) in 47 regular-season contests with Dallas in 2018-19. He also made his first career trip to the Stanley Cup Playoffs last season, skating in six postseason contests. Pitlick has registered 53 points (33-20=53) in 185 career regular-season contests over five seasons with Edmonton and Dallas.
The 6-foot-2, 200-pound native of Minneapolis, Minn., was originally selected by Edmonton in the second round (31st overall) of the 2010 NHL Draft.