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Francis Wathier | Winger

Team: Dallas Stars
Age / DOB:  (29) / 12/7/1984
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 218
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Francis Wathier has been sent to the minors.
Wathier made his NHL season debut on Monday. He had five hits and logged 5:40 minutes of ice time. Wed, Apr 3, 2013 09:54:00 AM

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Francis Wathier has been called up by the Dallas Stars.

Wathier has 18 points and 70 penalty minutes in 52 AHL games this season. He isn't expected to have any fantasy value in standard leagues during this NHL stint.
Mon, Apr 1, 2013 12:20:00 PM

The Dallas Stars have sent Francis Wathier back to the minors.

He was recalled earlier in the week but returned on Sunday to the Texas Stars. He had no fantasy value.
Mon, Mar 11, 2013 07:00:00 AM

Dallas Stars recall Francis Wathier from AHL Texas.

Waither will provide some depth for a Stars team that is still without Ray Whitney (foot). He has no fantasy value.
Source: NHL.com
Wed, Mar 6, 2013 11:35:00 AM

Francis Wathier has agreed to a two-year, two-way deal with the Dallas Stars.

Wathier had 42 points and 94 penalty minutes in 75 AHL games last season. He'll provided the Stars with some organizational depth, but he isn't expected to get much, if any playing time at the NHL level over the life of his new contract.
Thu, Jun 14, 2012 10:11:00 AM

The Dallas Stars called up Francis Wathier.

Wathier logged 5:25 minutes of playing time in his season debut Monday night. It's possible that Wathier, who is 27 and has now played in nine career NHL games, could stick with the Stars until the All-Star break. "This might be the best opportunity I have in my career, so I really want to show people I belong here," said Wathier. "I know there are several things I can do to help our team win, and that's what I'm focused on."
Tue, Jan 17, 2012 10:18:00 AM

The Dallas Stars have sent Francis Wathier to the minors.

Wathier was demoted in response to Toby Petersen (leg) being ready to play after a 15 game absence. Wathier has no points and a minus-two rating in three games with the Stars this season.
Wed, Feb 16, 2011 11:51:00 AM

Francis Wathier has been called up by the Dallas Stars.

Wathier was sent down over the weekend, but he'll get another chance to show what he can do because Brad Richards is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Wathier has no points and a minus-two rating in three games this season.
Mon, Feb 14, 2011 03:56:00 PM

The Dallas Stars have returned Francis Wathier to the minors.

The move was made when the Stars signed Jason Williams to a contract on Saturday. He has no points in three NHL games this season.
Sun, Feb 13, 2011 07:34:00 AM

Francis Wathier has been recalled by the Dallas Stars.

Dallas needed a reinforcement after three of their players sustained injuries in their game against Boston on Thursday. He has 13 goals and 11 assists in 44 AHL games this season.
Source: Versus.com
Fri, Feb 4, 2011 03:40:00 PM

The Dallas Stars have sent Francis Wathier down to AHL Texas.

Wathier was originally called up in December, but he only ended up playing in one NHL game. He should be regarded as a depth forward.
Wed, Jan 26, 2011 07:37:00 AM

Francis Wathier has been called up by the Dallas Stars.

Wathier participated in the tail end of Dallas' morning skate on Monday, but he probably won't participate in Monday's game against Columbus. He has eight goals and 11 points in 23 AHL games this season.
Mon, Dec 6, 2010 03:54:00 PM

Francis Wathier has been demoted to the minors by the Dallas Stars.

Wathier managed to play five games in the NHL last season with Dallas, but spent most of the season in Frisco, where he had 40 points and 101 penalty minutes with the Texas Stars of the AHL. Expect more of the same this season.
Fri, Oct 1, 2010 07:32:00 AM

Francis Wathier has agreed to a two-year, two-way contract extension with Dallas.

He skated in 76 games with the Stars' AHL affiliate in 2009-10 and finished with 40 points and 101 penalty minutes. Wathier also appeared in five games in the NHL.
Source: Stars Blog
Wed, Jun 30, 2010 06:39:00 PM

The Stars assigned Francis Wathier to their minor league affiliate.

Wathier has no points in five games with the Stars this season.
Mon, Feb 15, 2010 10:05:00 AM

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