Jamie Oleksiak (D)
Entering his second professional season in 2013-14. Oleksiak was drafted by Dallas in the first round (14th overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry draft and signed a three-year entry level NHL contract with the Stars on October 6, 2011. He made his pro debut with Texas on October 13, 2012 at San Antonio and recorded his first pro point with an assist on October 14, 2012 vs. Charlotte. Oleksiak scored his first pro goal, the game-winner, at 11:46 of the third period on October 24, 2012 in a 3-1 win over Milwaukee at Cedar Park Center. He was voted to the starting lineup of the Western Conference All-Stars at the 2013 AHL All-Star Classic in Providence. During the All-Star Game he tied a game-high with a +3 plus-minus rating and assisted on Ryan Hamilton’s goal with 11.5 seconds left in regulation to give the Western Conference a 7-6 win. On February 1, 2013 Oleksiak was named the CCM/AHL Rookie of the Month for January and that night he made his NHL debut with Dallas at American Airlines Center against the Phoenix Coyotes. He registered his first NHL point with an assist on February 13, 2013 at Calgary. Oleksiak holds dual citizenship (American and Canadian) and chose to play for Canada internationally. He made his first major tournament appearance and won a bronze medal with Team Canada in the 2012 IIHF World Under-20 Championships in Alberta.