The Texas Stars went 3-0-0-0 over the past week. The Stars are now 19-11-3-2 on the season, ranking fourth in the AHL’s Western Conference and second in the South Division. The Stars are two points out of the South Division lead with one game in hand on Charlotte.
Friday January 4, Texas at Houston: Stars 2, Aeros 1
Cristopher Nilstorp stopped 25 of 26 shots, and Jordie Benn and Alex Chiasson scored goals as the Stars defeated the Houston Aeros, 2-1.
Chiasson’s power play goal with 6:53 left in the second period snapped a 1-1 tie and held up as the game-winner for the Stars.