Forward Departs Texas After 176 Career AHL Games
CEDAR PARK, TX – The Texas Stars, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Dallas Stars, announced today that Dallas has reassigned Mathieu Tousignant from Texas to the St. John’s IceCaps (AHL).
Tousignant, 23, appeared in 18 games for Texas this season, scoring one goal and recording 10 penalty minutes. The St. Etienne-de-Lauzon, Quebec native also played 28 ECHL games for the Idaho Steelheads, where he posted 19 points (4 goals, 15 assists) and 77 penalty minutes. Undrafted out of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey Leauge, Tousignant skated in 176 career AHL games for the Stars over the last four seasons (2009-2013) tallying 38 points (17 goals, 21 assists) and 224 penalty minutes. He also played in five career Calder Cup playoff games with Texas during the 2010-11 season.
The Texas Stars will continue their five-game road trip on Thursday, April 11th as they travel to Charlotte for a 6:00 p.m. CT faceoff with the Checkers at Time Warner Cable Arena. The Stars next home game is on Friday, April 19th against the Houston Aeros at 7:30 p.m. Friday’s game at Cedar Park Center is a $3 Beer Night and another Texas Lottery Lucky Section Night, where fans can win scratch off tickets from the Texas Lottery when the first Stars player scores a goal. 2013-14 Season Tickets are now on sale. Put your deposit for 2013-14 season tickets and receive priority for both Texas Stars 2013 Calder Cup playoff tickets and 2013-14 season seat selection. For more information on Texas Stars season tickets call (512) GO-STARS (467-8277) or visit www.TexasStarsHockey.com.
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