Here are some notes on Dallas Stars prospects playing in juniors, college and the European leagues.
*RW Brett Ritchie (second round/2011) had 5 points (3 goals, 2 assists) in three games over the past week for Niagara of the Ontario Hockey League. Ritchie has 31 points (20 goals, 11 assists) in his last 14 games. Ritchie has 47 points (24 goals, 23 assists) in 30 games this season. He’s second in the league in goal scoring and fourth in points.
*C Radek Faksa (first round/2012) had a goal, an assist and the only goal in the shootout as Kitchener defeated Plymouth, 5-4, in OHL play Saturday night. The goal was just the second in the last 15 games for Faksa, but the assist was his ninth over the last seven games.
*C Gemel Smith (fourth round/2012) had two assists in Owen Sound’s 4-3 shootout victory over Saginaw in the OHL Sunday. Smith has points in 19 of his last 24 games and has registered 29 points (12 goals, 17 assists) during that stretch.
*RW Matej Stransky (sixth round/2011) registered 3 points (1 goal, 2 assists) in 3 games for Saskatoon of the Western Hockey league over the past week. Stransky has 23 points (9 goals, 14 assists) over his last 19 games.
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