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Maxime Fortunus | Defenseman | #37

Team: Dallas Stars
Age / DOB:  (34) / 7/28/1983
Ht / Wt:  5'11" / 202

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The Dallas Stars have demoted Maxime Fortunus.
Fortunus has three goals and 16 points in 24 AHL games this season. The 30-year-old is an organizational depth defenseman. Tue, Dec 24, 2013 06:42:00 PM

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Maxime Fortunus is expected to make his NHL season debut on Monday.

Fortunus has three goals and 16 points in 24 AHL contests in 2013-14. The Stars needed to shake up their blueline because Sergei Gonchar is dealing with concussion-like symptoms.
Mon, Dec 23, 2013 07:50:00 AM

Maxime Fortunus has cleared waivers, so he'll join the Dallas Stars' roster.

He isn't expected to play Thursday, but could dress at some point during his big-league call up. Fortunus just signed an NHL deal with Dallas on Wednesday.
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 12:27:00 PM

Maxime Fortunus has inked a one-year deal with Dallas.

Fortunus had previously been playing on an AHL contract. He has three goals and 16 points in 24 games with the Texas Stars this season. TSN's Bob McKenzie reports that Dallas has also placed the 30-year-old forward on waivers.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 12:23:00 PM

Maxime Fortunus has agreed to a two-year deal with the AHL Texas Stars.

It's an AHL contract, so he's obviously not expected to play in the NHL. He had seven goals and 28 points in 67 contests with Texas in 2012-13.
Tue, Jul 16, 2013 08:29:00 PM

Maxime Fortunus has inked a one-year, two-way contract extension with the Dallas Stars.

Fortunus has only played in eight NHL games and he'll turn 29 on July 28. He'll provide the Stars with some organization depth, but he's not expected to get any playing time at the NHL level in 2012-13.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 01:32:00 PM

The Dallas Stars have sent Maxime Fortunus to the minors.

Fortunus has no points, four penalty minutes, and a minus-six rating in eight games with Dallas. He's 27 years old so at this point, he should be regarded as a career depth defenseman.
Mon, Dec 13, 2010 10:06:00 AM

The Dallas Stars have recalled defenseman Maxime Fortunus from the minors.

Just an FYI as Fortunus has no fantasy value. He had two goals and seven points in 25 AHL games.
Fri, Dec 10, 2010 09:15:00 AM

The Dallas Stars have sent defenseman Maxime Fortunus to the minors.

No surprise as they signed Fortunus to a two-way contract in the off-season.
Fri, Oct 1, 2010 07:30:00 AM

The Dallas Stars have re-signed defenseman Maxime Fortunus to a two-way deal.

No terms were announced. He made his NHL debut last season. playing eight games for the Stars without scoring. He should spend the season in the minors.
Fri, Jul 16, 2010 09:10:00 AM

The Dallas Stars have called up Maxime Fortunus from AHL Texas.

Fortunus might play in Saturday's game against the Blues. He has no points and four penalty minutes in eight games with Dallas this season.
Sat, Apr 3, 2010 03:48:00 PM

The Dallas Stars have sent Maxime Fortunus back to the Texas Stars of the AHL.

Just an FYI as Fortunus had no fantasy value.
Sat, Jan 16, 2010 07:56:00 AM

Maxime Fortunus has been called up from the minors.

It is unclear if he will suit up right away for the Stars, or serve as a depth defender with the recent injury to Nicklas Grossman (lower body). If Fortunus does end up dressing it will likely come at the expense of Matt Niskanen or Jeff Woywitka, who could serve as healthy scratches.
Source: Stars Blog
Sat, Jan 9, 2010 02:34:00 PM

The Dallas Stars have sent Maxime Fortunus down to AHL Texas.

Fortunus has no points and a minus-three plus/minus rating in five games with Dallas. He isn't expected to have any fantasy value this season.
Wed, Dec 30, 2009 05:51:00 PM

Maxime Fortunus has been recalled by the Stars.

He is expected to make his NHL debut on Saturday night against the injury-riddled Detroit Red Wings. Fortunus was called up by Dallas roughly a month ago, but did not play. However, now that Trevor Daley (shoulder) and Mark Fistric (concussion) are sidelined he will get his chance.
Source: Stars Blog
Fri, Dec 18, 2009 04:28:00 PM

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