Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill announced today that the club has reassigned goaltender Cristopher Nilstorp to the Texas Stars, Dallas’ development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Nilstorp, 30, has appeared in one NHL contest this season, stopping 14-of-17 shots on March 16 against the Winnipeg Jets after being recalled from Texas on March 9.
The 6-foot-3, 190-pound goaltender has posted a 21-12-4 record for Texas this season with a 2.58 goals against average and a .915 save percentage. His 21 wins are currently tied for the fourth-most in the American Hockey League.
The native of Malmo, Sweden was signed by Dallas as a free agent on June 5, 2012.