Maxime Fortunus (D)
||La Prairie, QC
CAREER NOTES: Made his pro debut in 2003-04 with the Louisiana IceGators of the ECHL, then later that year made his AHL debut with the Houston Aeros ... Signed his first NHL contract with the Dallas Stars as a free agent on July 3, 2008 ... Made his NHL debut with Dallas on December 12, 2009 against Detroit ... Played in his 750th career pro game on March 4, 2014 at Abbotsford ... Played in his 700th pro game and scored his 50th career AHL goal on October 5, 2013 vs. Chicago ... Recorded his 150th career AHL assist on April 4, 2014 vs. Lake Erie ... Recorded an assist for his first career NHL point on December 23, 2013 at Los Angeles ... Has competed in three Calder Cup Finals with Manitoba in 2009, Texas in 2010, and winning in 2014 with Texas ... Played in his 100th career pro playoff game on April 26, 2014 at Oklahoma City ... Became the 16th player in AHL history to play in 100 career Calder Cup Playoff games in Game 3 of the Conference Semifinals on May 13, 2014 at Grand Rapids ... Played parts of five seasons of major junior hockey with Baie-Comeau Drakkar of the QMJHL, tallying 148 points (40 goals, 108 assists) in 285 career games ... Was selected to the 2002-03 QMJHL First All-Star Team ... Awarded the Emile Bouchard Trophy as the 2002-03 QMJHL Defenseman of the Year ...
2014-15 SEASON: Tallied his 100th career assist as a Texas Star on Oct. 11 vs. Iowa ... Appeared in his 350th career game as a Texas Star on Nov. 15 at Grand Rapids ... Appeared in his 650th career AHL game on Nov. 26 vs. Oklahoma City ... Appeared in his 800th career game as a pro on Jan. 9 vs. Iowa ... Tallied his 150th assist as a Texas Star on Jan. 14 vs. Rochester ... Selected as Captain of the Western Conference for the AHL All-Stars Classic Jan. 24-25 ... Co-winner of the Accuracy Shooting event at the All-Star Skills Competition, hitting all four targets on six shots ...