Frisco, Tex. – The Dallas Stars announced today that the club has assigned center Aaron Gagnon to the Texas Stars, Dallas’ primary affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Gagnon, 23, has appeared in seven games for Dallas this season, recording two assists, including his first NHL point (Dec. 6 at Columbus). The 5-11, 186-pound center, has spent the majority of this season with Texas, skating in 24 games and collecting 11 points (7g, 4a). Gagnon led the Texas Stars in scoring in 2009-10 with 58 points (27g, 31a) through 77 games. The Quesnel, British Columbia, native was signed by Dallas as a free agent February 2, 2007.
The Dallas Stars will face the Vancouver Canucks in a battle of division leaders at American Airlines Center Friday night at 7:00 pm CT (TV: TXA 21, Radio: Sports Radio 1310 The Ticket).