Texas Play at Toronto Marlies Today at 4:00 p.m. CT
CEDAR PARK, Texas – The Texas Stars, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Dallas Stars, announced today that Dallas has claimed forward Dustin Jeffrey off waivers and has reassigned defenseman Aaron Rome to Texas.
Jeffrey, 25, has skated in 10 games for the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, earning one assist and nine shots. The Sarnia, Ont., native has played six seasons in the Penguins’ system, including 100 career NHL games where he has earned 28 points (15-13=28). The 6-foot-1, 205-pound forward was Pittsburgh’s sixth-round selection (171st overall) in the 2007 NHL Draft.
Rome, 30, was recalled from Texas on Nov. 8 and did not appear in any NHL contests. The Nesbitt, Man., native has skated in eight games for Texas this season, registering one assist and a plus-1 rating. The 6-foot-1, 220-pound defenseman was Los Angeles’ fourth-round selection (104th overall) in the 2002 NHL Draft and was signed by Dallas as a free agent on July 1, 2012.
Dallas is in action today against the Vancouver Canucks at 7:00 p.m. CT at Rogers Arena.
The Texas Stars are in Canada to face the Toronto Marlies today at 4:00 p.m. CT at Ricoh Coliseum. Texas’ next home game is on Friday, November 22nd against the San Antonio Rampage at 7:30 p.m. at Cedar Park Center. The game against San Antonio is a $3 Beer & $4 Robert Mondavi Private Selection Wine Night and is the Stars Fleece Ear Warmer giveaway. Pro-rated full and partial 2013-14 Texas Stars Season Tickets are on sale now. For more information on Texas Stars season tickets call (512) GO-STARS (467-8277) or visit www.TexasStarsHockey.com.
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