Goaltender Colton Point Reassigned to Texas StarsFeb 7, 2019
CEDAR PARK, Texas – The Texas Stars, American Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Dallas Stars, announced today that goaltender Colton Point has been reassigned by the Dallas Stars from the club’s ECHL affiliate, the Idaho Steelheads to Texas.
Point, 20, saw action in five AHL games this year, totaling a 1-3-1 record, 3.96 GAA, and .854 SV%. The rookie made his AHL debut against the Milwaukee Admirals on Oct. 6 and took the game to a 4-3 decision in overtime. After being reassigned to Idaho, the North Bay, Ontario native has played in 10 games for the Steelheads earning a 5-1-0-1 record, 3.31 GAA, and .884 SV%.
Before turning pro, the 6-foot-4 netminder played two seasons at Colgate University. During his sophomore year, Point ranked second among all collegiate goaltenders with a 1.60 GAA and led all goalies with a .950 SV%. Point compiled a 18-17-7 career record and was a finalist for the Mike Richter Award in 2018.