Found January 30, 2013 on Fox Sports Southwest:
FRISCO, Texas (AP) -- The Dallas Stars have recalled defenseman Jamie Oleksiak and forward Antoine Roussel from the Texas Stars of the American Hockey League. Dallas also Wednesday assigned Reilly Smith to Texas. The 6-foot-7 Oleksiak, a first-round pick in 2011, has 23 points (three goals, 20 assists) in 43 games for the Texas Stars and was an AHL All-Star this season. Roussel has eight goals and 11 assists and leads Texas with 103 penalty minutes. Smith has gone scoreless in six games for Dallas and is still looking for his first career NHL point. He had 11 goals and 14 in 37 games for Texas this season.

Dallas Stars Goalie Kari Lehtonen With Save of the Year (Video)

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Wings’ Jordin Tootoo does tough guy things, fights two Dallas Stars (VIDEO)

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Video- Kari Lehtonen With The Save Of The Night

A reach behind, mid-air grab.  

Video: Kari Lehtonen’s amazing behind-the-back save

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