Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill announced today that the club has signed goaltender Maxime Lagace to a one-year contract. Per club policy, terms of the signing were not disclosed.
Lagace, 23, posted a 19-10-3 record with a .913 save percentage, a 2.90 goals against average and a shutout with the Texas Stars of the American Hockey League last season. He won 11 consecutive decisions from Dec. 27 through Feb. 17. During the 2015-16 Calder Cup Playoffs, he registered a 0-1 record with a .886 save percentage and a 2.74 goals against average in two postseason appearances. Lagace also appeared in 11 games with Idaho of the ECHL, registering a 3-5-2 record with a .886 save percentage and a 3.09 goals against average.
The 6-foot-2, 185-pound native of Longueuil, Quebec went undrafted and was originally signed by Dallas as a free agent on July 23, 2012.