European and NCAA prospects developing towards shot in minor leagues for Dallas Stars
The Dallas Stars may have gotten away from the NCAA route a little bit more now than Joe Nieuwendyk is no longer at the helm. On the other side of the coin and ocean, the Stars always seem to be actively seeking out European defensemen no matter who is running the show.
The Stars have five European blueliners in their ranks, plus two forwards and a netminder. They have two very promising and highly skilled NCAA prospects to feature prominently as well.
Henri Kiviaho, G, KalPa (SM-Liiga A)
Drafted 5th round, 144th overall, 2012
Though he is of the poorest teams in the Finnish League, KalPa, it is promising that a 20-year-old goaltender is seeing time in the Liiga.… read more