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DALLAS RECALLS GAGNON, ASSIGNS BRUNNSTROM
DALLAS RECALLS GAGNON, ASSIGNS BRUNNSTROM
Stars Host Peoria on Sunday


Cedar Park, TX - The Dallas Stars announced on Sunday that the club has recalled center Aaron Gagnon and assigned left wing Fabian Brunnstrom to the Texas Stars, Dallas’ primary affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).

Gagnon, 24, has skated in two games for the Texas Stars so far this season, posting a goal and an assist. Last season he appeared in two games for Dallas, recording two shots. He led the Texas Stars in scoring with 58 points (27g, 31a) in 78 games last season. The 5-11, 186-pound center also ranked first on the club in plus/minus with a +19 rating. Gagnon helped Texas reach the Calder Cup Finals in the club’s inaugural season in the AHL, tallying 12 points (8g, 4a).

In 2008-09 he played for the Grand Rapids Griffins of the AHL, collecting eight goals and 11 assists in 61 games. The Quesnel, British Columbia native was signed by Dallas as a free agent February 2, 2007.

Brunnstrom, 25, has not yet made his debut in 2010-11. He appeared in 44 games for Dallas last season, collecting 11 points (2g, 9a). The 6-2, 212-pound left wing played in 55 games for the Stars in his first NHL season in 2008-09, recording 29 points (17g, 12a). The Jonstorp, Sweden native skated for Farjestads BK of the Swedish Elite League in 2007-08, notching nine goals and 28 assists in 54 games. He was signed as a free agent by Dallas on May 8, 2008.

Texas will host Peoria Sunday at 5:00 pm. The Stars will continue a five-game home stand next Friday with the Lake Erie Monsters on October 22nd at 7:30 pm. Every Friday, fans may purchase $3.00 domestic 12 oz drafts, $2.00 regular sodas and $1.00 hot dogs.

Individual tickets for all games are on sale now. Tickets are available online at www.TexasStarsHockey.com or by calling 512.GO.STARS (467.8277). Season ticket packages to see the Stars play in their second season at the Cedar Park Center are on sale now. For more information on Texas Stars season tickets call (512) GO-STARS (467-8277) or visit www.TexasStarsHockey.com. Anyone interested in purchasing season tickets, suites, group tickets or mini-plans may call the Texas Stars front office.


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