Texas Signs Greg Rallo to Standard AHL ContractAug 1, 2014
CEDAR PARK, Texas – The 2014 Calder Cup Champion Texas Stars, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Dallas Stars, announced today that the club has signed forward Greg Rallo to a standard AHL contract for the 2014-15 season.
Rallo, 32, played for Texas during the team’s first two seasons in 2009-10 and 2010-11. In 147 games with the Stars, he posted 98 points (45 goals, 53 assists). He led the team in scoring with 54 points during the 2010-11 season. Rallo ranks 11th on the Texas Stars all-time regular season list for games played, he is sixth in goals, seventh in assists and points, fifth in both power play goals (16) and game-winning goals (10) and second in overtime goals (4).
The Gurnee, Ill., native spent the last three seasons with the Florida Panthers organization, playing in 207 games for the San Antonio Rampage. In 2013-14, he collected 34 points (10 goals, 24 assists) in 69 appearances. Rallo played 11 games with Florida, making his NHL debut on December 18, 2011, and scoring his first NHL goal on April 2, 2013.
The veteran forward enters his ninth full season of professional hockey and has tallied 237 points (111 goals, 126 assists) in 457 regular-season AHL contests. He has made two Calder Cup Finals appearances, with Texas in 2010 and Manitoba in 2009. Rallo won the ECHL’s Kelly Cup in 2007 with Idaho.
The Texas Stars are preparing to defend their 2014 Calder Cup championship as the 2014-15 season rapidly approaches. Texas Stars season ticket packages for the 2014-15 season are on sale now. For more information, call (512) GO-STARS (467-8277) or visit www.TexasStarsHockey.com.