Texas Stars Sign Defenseman Ben Zloty to One-Year ContractJul 31, 2023
CEDAR PARK, Texas – The Texas Stars, American Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Dallas Stars, announced today the club signed defenseman Ben Zloty to a one-year AHL contract through the 2023-24 season.
Zloty, 21, spent four seasons with the Winnipeg Ice in the Western Hockey League, where he totaled 189 points (26-163—189) in 207 games. Additionally, the defenseman compiled 40 points (3-37—40) in 34 career playoff games.
During his final junior season in 2022-23, Zloty served as an alternate captain for the Ice and led all WHL defensemen with 68 assists and 81 points (13-68—81), with a +67 rating. He also paced all skaters with 23 assists in the WHL playoffs and was named to the WHL’s First All-Star Team.
The 6-foot, 187-pound native of Calgary, Alberta was originally undrafted and received an invitation to participate in the Dallas Stars Development Camp in July.
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