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Tommy Thompson Signs with Texas Stars

Tommy Thompson Signs with Texas Stars

CEDAR PARK, Texas – The Texas Stars, American Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Dallas Stars, announced Tuesday the team has signed forward Tommy Thompson to an AHL contract for the 2017-18 season.

Thompson, 27, has appeared in eight games this season for Texas and tallied two assists. The 6-foot-1, 195-pound forward has appeared in nine games this season with the Stars’ ECHL affiliate, the Idaho Steelheads, registering seven points (2-5=7). The Saratoga, N.Y. native is currently in his second full professional season out of St. Lawrence University.