|December 24, 2013: Stars Send Fortunus To AHL|
Fortunus has been returned to AHL Texas, the Stars' official site reports.Fortunus heads back down to the AHL after picking up an assist (his first NHL point in nine contests overall) in 16:17 worth of ice time Monday's game against the Kings.
|December 22, 2013: Stars' Fortunus Recalled From AHL|
Fortunus was recalled from AHL Texas on Sunday, the Dallas Morning News reports.Sergei Gonchar was struck in the face by a hard shot Saturday, and the team announced Sunday that he is showing symptoms of a concussion. Fortunus will fill in while Gonchar is on the mend, beginning Monday against the Kings.
|December 19, 2013: Stars' Fortunus Clears Waivers, Stays With Team|
Fortunus cleared waivers Friday but will remain with the Stars, NHL.com's Mark Stepneski reports.With Aaron Rome nursing an injury, Fortunus will stay with the parent club until that situation resolves itself. Assuming Rome avoids injured reserve, fantasy players shouldn't count on Fortunus to suit up for any contests with the Stars.
|December 18, 2013: Stars Sign Fortunus|
Fortunus signed a one-year contract with the Stars on Wednesday.Fortunus had previously been inked to a minor-league contract with AHL Texas, where he led all defensemen on the team with 16 points. He'll take Jamie Oleksiak's spot on the 23-man roster.