Texas Stars Report

February, 20, 2012
The past week

The Texas Stars went 2-1-0-0 over the past week. The Stars are currently in 13th place in the AHL’s Western Conference, nine points out of the eighth and final playoff spot.

Texas opened the week with a 4-3 loss at Lake Erie on Wednesday. Scott Glennie and Francis Wathier each had one goal and one assist in the game. Colton Sceviour also scored a goal and Angelo Esposito had two assists. Tyler Beskorowany had 40 saves.

Texas won 5-4 in a shootout over San Antonio at Cedar Park Center on Friday. Matt Fraser scored twice for the Stars. Wathier also scored and Esposito picked up another two assists. Mike Hedden scored the lone goal of the shootout. Beskorowany made 28 saves in regulation and overtime and stopped all five shooters he faced in the shootout to get the victory and stop a personal five-game losing streak.

The Stars won 4-2 over San Antonio on Saturday at Cedar Park Center. Fraser, Sceviour, and Maxime Fortunus were among the goal scorers. Esposito picked up his fifth assist over the last three games. Andrew Raycroft stopped 24 of 26 shots to earn just his second win in the last seven starts.

The week ahead

Wednesday February 22, at Oklahoma City
Friday February 24, vs. Houston
Saturday February 25, vs. Houston


*LW Matt Fraser has five goals in the last six games and now has 26 in 50 games this season. He ranks fourth in the AHL in goal scoring.

*C Scott Glennie has 18 points (7 goals, 11 assists) over his last 20 games.

*RW Colton Sceviour has 26 points (10 goals, 16 assists) over his last 24 games.


*2/18: Texas signed LW Scott Campbell to PTO

*2/17: C Ryan Garbutt recalled from Texas (AHL) by Dallas (NHL)

*2/16: Texas signed D Matt Case to PTO

*2/14: LW Stephen Schultz assigned to Idaho (ECHL) from Texas (AHL)

Idaho Steelheads

The Idaho Steelheads went 0-4-0-1 on a five-game road trip over the past week. The Steelheads are 23-25-2-4 on the season and are in sixth place in the ECHL’s Western Conference.

Mark Stepneski

Mark Stepneski joined ESPNDallas.com in July 2010. A former news/special projects producer for KXAS-TV, he has run the Andrew's Dallas Stars Page website since 1997.



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