Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill announced today that forwards Chris Mueller and Dustin Jeffrey have been reassigned to the Texas Stars, Dallas' development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Mueller, 28, led Texas with 15 power play goals during the regular season and ranked fourth on the team with 57 points (25-32=57) in 60 regular-season games played. The native of West Seneca, New York made his Stanley Cup Playoffs debut with Dallas this postseason, recording two shots in four playoff games. Mueller also appeared in nine regular-season contests with Dallas this season, registering eight shots.
Jeffrey, 26, recorded four points (2-2=4) in 34 regular-season games for Dallas and Pittsburgh this season. The 6-foot-1, 205-pound forward earned 10 points (4-6=10) and a +6 plus/minus rating in 21 regular-season games for Texas this season
The native of Sarnia, Ontario was originally drafted by Pittsburgh in the sixth round (171st overall) of the 2007 NHL Draft and was claimed off waivers by Dallas on Nov. 17, 2013.