Nearly Half of Dallas's Opening Roster Developed in Texas

(Credit: Andy Nietupski/Texas Stars)
The Dallas Stars announced their opening roster this afternoon, which features eleven former Texas Stars out of the 24 players. Big additions this season include Justin Dowling, Denis Gurianov and the surely secure spot of Roope Hintz.

Here's the complete roster. Asterisks indicate players who played for Texas.

FORWARDS (13): Jamie Benn*, Andrew Cogliano, Blake Comeau, Jason Dickinson*, Justin Dowling*, Radek Faksa*, Denis Gurianov*, Roope Hintz*, Mattias Janmark*, Joe Pavelski, Corey Perry, Alexander Radulov, Tyler Seguin

DEFENSEMEN (7): Taylor Fedun*, Miro Heiskanen, John Klingberg*, Esa Lindell*, Jamie Oleksiak*, Roman Polak, Andrej Sekera

GOALTENDERS (2): Ben Bishop, Anton Khudobin

INJURED RESERVE (2): Martin Hanzal, Stephen Johns*