Matej Stransky (RW)
||Ostrava, Czech Republic
CAREER NOTES: Drafted by Dallas in the sixth round (165th overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft and signed a three-year, entry level contract with the Stars on April 2, 2012 ... Played three seasons of major junior hockey for the Saskatoon Blades of the WHL, scoring 192 points (93 goals, 99 assists) in 213 career games ... Led the Blades in assists (45), plus-minus (+32), tied for the team lead in points (85), and second in goals (40) in 2012-13 ... Appeared in the 2013 Memorial Cup Tournament, scoring twice in four games ... Played at the junior level for HC VItkovice in his native Czech Republic, leading the Czech U18 league in goals (40) during the 2008-09 season ... Father Vladimir played pro hockey in the Czechoslovak First Ice Hockey League from 1977-1982, the top pro league in Czechoslovakia ... Older brother Vit is entering his 12th season as a pro and is currently playing for HC Frydek-Mistek in the Czech third division ... Younger brother Simon is currently playing junior hockey for HC Vitkovice ...
2014-15 SEASON: Attended the NHL Prospects Tournament with Dallas in Traverse City, Michigan ... Scored his first goal of the season on Nov. 16 at Rockford ... Appeared in his 100th career AHL game on Jan. 10 vs. Toronto ...