Frisco, Tex. –
The Dallas Stars announced today that the club has assigned center Aaron Gagnon
to the Texas Stars, Dallas’ primary minor league affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Gagnon, 23, appeared in two games for Dallas this season, recording two shots. He was recalled on Wednesday and played in last night’s home finale for Dallas. Gagnon leads the Texas Stars in scoring with 58 points (27g, 31a) through 77 games. The 5-11, 186-pound center also ranks first on the club in plus/minus with a +19 rating. Last season 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.
The Dallas Stars will close out the 2009-10 regular season vs. the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn., on Saturday night at 7:00 pm CT (TV: My27 in HD, Radio: Sports Radio 1310 The Ticket).