The Dallas Stars will retire the number 26 in honor of former Stars right wing Jere Lehtinen on Friday, Nov. 24 against the Calgary Flames.
Below is the schedule for Friday, Nov. 24:
5 p.m. - KIA Victory Green Carpet (located on Victory Plaza at American Airlines Center)
Lehtinen and his family will walk down the KIA Victory Green Carpet along with other Stars dignitaries, including Brett Hull, Joe Nieuwendyk, Ed Belfour, Guy Carbonneau, Craig Ludwig, Neal Broten, the family of Bill Masterton, Brenden Morrow, Marty Turco, Bob Gainey, Dave Tippett, Doug Armstrong, Tom Hicks, Norm Green and other guests.
6:30 p.m. - Jersey Retirement Ceremony Begins (on the ice at American Airlines Center)
7:15 p.m. - Ceremony Ends
ABOUT JERE LEHTINEN:
The three-time Frank J. Selke Trophy winner as the NHL's top defensive forward spent his entire 14-season NHL career in Dallas and his No. 26 will be the fifth sweater to be retired by the franchise and the third since the team moved to Texas. Lehtinen joins Neal Broten (No. 7), Bill Goldsworthy (No. 8), Mike Modano (No. 9) and Bill Masterton (No. 19) as the only players in franchise history to have their number retired. For more information about Lehtinen's career, please visit DallasStars.com/Lehtinen.