Stars assign Jancevski to Iowa
Monday, 02.18.2008 / 3:47 PM / News
By Dallas Stars Staff
DALLAS STARS ASSIGN DEFENSEMAN JANCEVSKI TO IOWA
FRISCO, Tex. – The Dallas Stars announced today that the club has assigned defenseman Dan Jancevski to the Iowa Stars, Dallas’ primary development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Jancevski, 26, was recalled under emergency conditions on February 16, but did not appear in Dallas’ game with Detroit on Sunday. He has made two appearances with Tampa Bay this season, going scoreless with two penalty minutes. In 50 total games with the Norfolk Admirals and Iowa Stars (AHL) this season, he has posted five goals and 18 assists for 23 points with 64 penalty minutes.
The 6-3, 218-pound defensemen was originally drafted by Dallas in the second round in 1999 (66th overall), and did play in two games with the Stars during the 2005-06 season. Jancevski served as the Iowa Stars’ captain during their inaugural season in ’05-06, leading team defensemen in scoring with 38 points (9-29-38).
The Windsor, Ontario, native played two full seasons with London of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) and split a third season between London and Sudbury (OHL). In 197 career junior games, Jancevski collected 17 goals and 64 assists for 81 points with 390 penalty minutes.