Dallas Stars Reassign Defenseman Patrik Nemeth to Texas Stars
Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill announced today that defenseman Patrik Nemeth has been reassigned to the Texas Stars, Dallas' development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Nemeth, 22, skated in eight games for Dallas during the 2013-14 regular season making his NHL debut on April 1 at Washington. The 6-foot-3, 235-pound defenseman also skated in five Stanley Cup Playoff contests in 2014, registering one shot and 12 penalty minutes. He spent most of the 2013-14 regular season with Texas, posting 10 points (3-7=10) in 37 games and led all team defensemen with a +19 rating.
The native of Stockholm, Sweden was originally drafted by Dallas in the second round (41st overall) of the 2010 NHL Draft.