Gagnon, 24, has skated in two games for the Texas Stars so far this season, posting a goal and an assist. Last season he appeared in two games for Dallas, recording two shots. He led the Texas Stars in scoring with 58 points (27g, 31a) in 78 games last season. The 5-11, 186-pound center also ranked first on the club in plus/minus with a +19 rating. Gagnon helped Texas reach the Calder Cup Finals in the club’s inaugural season in the AHL, tallying 12 points (8g, 4a).
In 2008-09 he played for the Grand Rapids Griffins of the AHL, collecting eight goals and 11 assists in 61 games. The Quesnel, British Columbia native was signed by Dallas as a free agent February 2, 2007.
Brunnstrom, 25, has not yet made his debut in 2010-11. He appeared in 44 games for Dallas last season, collecting 11 poings (2g, 9a). The 6-2, 212-pound left wing played in 55 games for the Stars in his first NHL season in 2008-09, recording 29 points (17g, 12a). The Jonstorp, Sweden native skated for Farjestads BK of the Swedish Elite League in 2007-08, notching nine goals and 28 assists in 54 games. He was signed as a free agent by Dallas on May 8, 2008.
The Dallas Stars will face the Tampa Bay Lightning Monday (6:30 pm, TV: Fox Sports Southwest, Radio: Sports Radio 1310 The Ticket).