Frisco, TX – The Dallas Stars announced today that the club has recalled forward Francis Wathierfrom the Texas Stars, Dallas’ primary affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Wathier, 27, has skated in 37 games for Texas this season, accumulating eight goals and 15 assists for 23 points. He currently leads the AHL club with a +10 rating and is tied for second with 57 penalty minutes. The 6-4, 218-pound forward from St. Isidore, ON has been held scoreless in eight career NHL games with Dallas, registering four shots and five penalty minutes in that span. Wathier was Dallas’ sixth-round selection (185th overall) at the 2003 NHL Entry Draft.
The Dallas Stars faceoff against the St. Louis Blues on Monday night at 6:30 p.m. CT at Scottrade Center (TV: NBC Sports Network (formerly Versus); Radio: 1310 The Ticket).