Stars activate Philip Larsen from IR
January, 19, 2012
By Mark Stepneski | ESPNDallas.com
The Stars have activated defenseman Philip Larsen from injured reserve. Here's the release from the team:
The Dallas Stars announced today that the club has activated defenseman Philip Larsen from injured reserve.
Larsen, 22, has missed the last eight games with an upper body injury after being placed on injured reserve retroactive to Dec. 31. The 6-0, 190-pound defenseman has skated in 19 games for Dallas this season, registering two assists and 19 shots. He has earned an even or plus rating in 17 games this season and is tied for second among Dallas defensemen with a +7 rating.
The Dallas Stars faceoff against the Tampa Bay Lightning Friday night at American Airlines Center (7:30 p.m. CT, TV: FOX Sports Southwest; Radio: 1310 The Ticket).