Rome to Dallas, Campbell to Texas, Robinson to Idaho
CEDAR PARK, Texas – The Texas Stars, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Dallas Stars, announced today that Dallas has recalled defenseman Aaron Rome from his conditioning assignment with Texas, has returned goaltender Jack Campbell to the AHL and has activated goaltender Kari Lehtonen from injured reserve. The Texas Stars also announced that goaltender Josh Robinson has been returned on loan to the Idaho Steelheads of the ECHL.
Rome recorded three shots and six penalty minutes in three games with Texas during his conditioning assignment.
Campbell made his NHL debut on Sunday night against the Anaheim Ducks. The 21-year-old netminder stopped 41-of-47 shots Sunday.
Lehtonen has missed the last five games after being placed on injured reserve retroactive to Oct. 11 when he suffered a lower body injury. In three games this season, he has posted a 2-1-0 record and is tied for second in the League with a .953 save percentage and fourth with a 1.57 goals against average.
Robinson made his AHL debut on Saturday night against the San Antonio Rampage, stopping all 26 shots he faced to record his first career AHL win and shutout as Texas won 6-0. The Frankenmuth, Michigan native currently leads the AHL with a perfect goals-against average (0.00) and save percentage (1.000).
The Dallas Stars host the Calgary Flames on Thursday, Oct. 24 at American Airlines Center. Puck drop for Thursday’s contest is scheduled for 7:30 pm CT.
The Texas Stars will carry their three-game winning streak into their next game, a West Division match up with the Oklahoma City Barons on Wednesday, October 23rd at 7:30 p.m. at Cedar Park Center. It is the first H-E-B Night and first Winning Wednesday game of the season. 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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