Here are some notes on Dallas Stars prospects playing in juniors, college and the European leagues.
*RW Brett Ritchie (second round/2011) picked up two goals in two games for Niagara of the Ontario Hockey League over the past week, extending his goal scoring streak to six games. Ritchie, who has 9 goals during the streak, now has 40 goals in 51 games this season and ranks sixth in the OHL.
*C Radek Faksa (first round/2012) had one goal and two assists in three games for Kitchener of the OHL last week. The goal was the first since December 1 for Faksa, who missed six weeks with an ACL injury. Faksa has 29 points (8 goals, 21 assists) in 37 games this season.
*C Gemel Smith (fourth round/2012) registered two goals and one assist in three games for Owen Sound of the OHL last week. Smith, who has three goals in his last four games, has 47 points (22 goals, 25 assists) in 58 games.
*RW Matej Stransky
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