DALLAS STARS ACQUIRE BRYCE LAMPMAN VIA TRADE WITH TAMPA BAY
Dallas Sends Defenseman Scalzo to Lightning; Lampman to Join Iowa Stars
FRISCO, Tex. – The Dallas Stars announced today that the club has acquired defenseman Bryce Lampman via trade with the Tampa Bay Lightning, in exchange for defenseman Mario Scalzo. Lampman will report to the Iowa Stars, Dallas’ primary development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Lampman, 25, was originally selected by the New York Rangers in the fourth round (No. 113 overall) of the 2001 Entry Draft and has skated in 10 NHL games with the Rangers over the last three seasons, posting two penalty minutes. In 60 games with the AHL Hartford Wolfpack in 2006-07, the 6-1, 201-pound defenseman recorded six goals and 19 assists for 25 points to go with 62 penalty minutes.
The native of Rochester, Minn., was acquired by Tampa Bay in a trade with the Rangers on July 4, 2007, and most recently was skating for the Norfolk Admirals, the Lightning’s AHL affiliate. In 16 games for Norfolk this season, Lampman registered six goals (three goals, three assists) and four penalty minutes.
Lampman served as captain for Omaha in the USHL in 2000-01, led the club to the league championship and appeared in the USHL All-Star Game. He then attended the University of Nebraska-Omaha in 2001-02, notching four assists and 28 penalty minutes in 26 games.