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Brett Ritchie | Winger

Team: Dallas Stars
Age / DOB:  (21) / 7/1/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 210

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Brett Ritchie (upper body) is doubtful for Tuesday's game.
There were earlier indications that Ritchie might be able to return immediately following the All-Star break, but it looks like he'll need more time. He has three goals and four points in eight contests in 2014-15. Jan 27 - 3:57 PM

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Brett Ritchie (upper body) might be available to return Tuesday.

He has missed the last three games with an upper-body injury. Ritchie has produced three goals and one assist in eight games for Dallas this season. He made his NHL debut back on Dec. 31.
Jan 26 - 1:16 PM

Brett Ritchie (upper body) may return to Dallas' lineup on Tuesday.

The rookie has been out for three games because of the injury. The 21-year-old was Dallas' second round pick in 2011. He has three goals and one assist in eight games this season. The Stars placed Ritchie on injured reserve on January 17th.
Jan 25 - 9:45 AM

Brett Ritchie has been placed on injured reserve by the Dallas Stars.

In a corresponding move, the Stars recalled Curtis McKenzie and Jyrki Jokipakka from the AHL. Ritchie was the Stars second round pick in 2011. He has three goals and four points in 12 games this season.
Jan 17 - 12:53 PM

Brett Ritchie's fantasy value continues to grow.

Although he has not registered a point in the Stars' last three games after scoring twice and registering three points in his first two contests this season, Ritchie is working on the team's first power-play unit alongside Tyler Seguin, Jamie Benn, Jason Spezza and Trevor Dailey. He is also skating on Dallas' first line alongside Seguin and Benn. You might want to consider adding Ritchie to your roster if you have an opening.
Jan 10 - 12:57 PM

Brett Ritchie to play third straight Sunday against the Coyotes.

The roookie phenom has goals in each of his first two games plus an assist. If you haven't already, you should probably jump on the band wagon.
Jan 4 - 6:57 PM

Brett Ritchie recorded two points in Dallas’ 7-1 rout of the Wild on Saturday night.

The Stars have scored 13 goals over the last two games. Ritchie scored and got an assist. He now has goals in his first two NHL games. The 2011 second-round pick has shown offensive upside throughout his journey to the NHL; Ritchie had 11 goals and 18 points in the AHL this season before his recall. Vernon Fiddler (two goals), Erik Cole (goal, assist), Tyler Seguin (goal, assist), Antoine Roussel and Colton Sceviour were the other goal scorers. Jamie Oleksiak chipped in with three helpers. Jason Demers had 15 penalty minutes. The Stars have won eight of nine.
Jan 3 - 11:17 PM

Brett Ritchie netted a goal in his first NHL game Wednesday night.

He scored the opening goal of the game in the second period and it held up as the game winner in a 6-0 victory. Ritchie finished the match with five hits and two shots in 10:21 of ice time.
Jan 1 - 12:06 PM

Brett Ritchie will make his NHL debut against Arizona on Wednesday.

The former 44th overall pick in the 2011 draft has been a hot prospect since before his draft. In 95 AHL games with Texas he has 36 goals and 70 points. Keep an eye on him.
Wed, Dec 31, 2014 08:04:00 PM

Brett Ritchie has been called up by the Dallas Stars.

Ritchie has 18 points and 32 penalty minutes in 22 AHL contests this season. Shawn Horcoff is battling an illness, so this move was presumably in response to that.
Wed, Dec 31, 2014 06:27:00 PM

Brett Ritchie has been loaned to AHL Texas.

He sustained a broken pinkie at the Traverse City Prospects Tournament, which may have hindered his chances of sticking with Dallas out of training camp. Ritchie notched 22 goals and 48 points in 68 games in the minors last year.
Wed, Oct 1, 2014 02:51:00 PM

Brett Ritchie sustained a broken pinkie at the Traverse City Prospects Tournament and it's expected to keep him on the shelf for two weeks.

There's a chance that he may skate with the Stars at training camp, but his participation in drills will obviously be limited. However, the team is hopeful that he'll be able to take part in preseason games.
Thu, Sep 18, 2014 12:48:00 PM

Dallas Stars prospect Brett Ritchie's Traverse City tournament experience is likely done after suffering a finger injury.

That's the report via Stars website (Inside Edge). The big forward has at least a shot at making the Stars full-time or part-time next season, so hopefully this isn't too much of a setback.
Sat, Sep 13, 2014 05:52:00 PM

Brett Ritchie came through in the clutch during the Stars' prospects tournament opener on Friday night, notching an assist before burying the game-tying goal followed by the game winner in overtime.

Ritchie's two goals and three points were a great sign that the 2011 second round pick is developing nicely. The 6'4, 215 pound hulk gathered 48 points in 68 games in the AHL last season, and could get his first taste of NHL action this coming season. Dallas Stars prospects defeated the New York Rangers prospects 4-3.
Fri, Sep 12, 2014 10:00:00 PM

Brett Ritchie will try to crack Dallas' roster at training camp.

It's believed that he could push for a spot on the second line alongside Jason Spezza. He had 22 goals and 48 points in 68 games during his first year with the Texas Stars of the AHL in 2013-14. Ritchie added seven markers and four assists in 13 playoff contests. The 21-year-old forward doesn't have any NHL experience yet.
Thu, Aug 14, 2014 01:43:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Tyler Seguin
2Jason Spezza
3Cody Eakin
4Vernon Fiddler
LW1Jamie Benn
2Erik Cole
3Antoine Roussel
4Shawn Horcoff
5Travis Moen
RW1Valeri Nichushkin
2Ales Hemsky
3Ryan Garbutt
4Colton Sceviour
5Patrick Eaves
6Rich Peverley
7Brett Ritchie
D1Alex Goligoski
2Trevor Daley
3Jason Demers
4Jordie Benn
5John Klingberg
6David Schlemko
7Patrik Nemeth
8Jamie Oleksiak
G1Kari Lehtonen
2Anders Lindback