Dallas Stars Assign Philip Larsen to Texas
Thursday, 01.13.2011 / 10:33 AM CT / News
Larsen, 21, has skated in six games for Dallas this season, collecting two assists. He has spent the majority of 2010-11 with Texas, playing in 29 games, recording 13 assists and eight penalty minutes with a +7 plus/minus rating. The Esbjerg, Denmark, native made his NHL debut last season with Dallas, dressing in two games and posting one assist.
Larsen skated in 116 games from 2006-2010 for Vastra Frolunda of the Swedish Elite League, tallying 27 points (3g, 24a). The 6-1, 183-pound defenseman was drafted by Dallas in the fifth round (149th overall) of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.
The Dallas Stars are currently leading the Pacific Division with a 26-13-5 record (57 points). The Stars will face the Atlanta Thrashers Saturday night at American Airlines Center at 7:00 pm CT (TV: TXA 21, Radio: Sports Radio 1310 The Ticket).