FRISCO, Texas -- Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill announced today that the club has reassigned defenseman Gavin Bayreuther to the Texas Stars, Dallas' top development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Additionally, the team has activated defenseman Connor Carrick (foot) from Injured Reserve and has placed forwards Jason Dickinson (back) retroactive to Dec. 22 and Martin Hanzal (back) retroactive to Dec. 23 on Injured Reserve.
Video: DAL@CGY: Bayreuther pots wrist shot through traffic
Bayreuther, 24, has recorded five points (2-3=5) and a +2 plus/minus rating in 19 NHL games this season with Dallas. The defenseman currently ranks eighth among all League rookies with an average 18:11 of ice time per game. Bayreuther has also appeared in seven AHL contests with Texas this season and has registered five points (2-3=5).
The 6-foot-1, 195-pound native of Canaan, New Hampshire was originally undrafted and signed by Dallas as a free agent on March 15, 2017.
Video: DAL@EDM: Bayreuther swipes puck off goal line in OT