Dallas Stars sign Sergei Zubov to 1-year extension through 2008-09

The 37-year-old Zubov, a two-time Stanley Cup winner, has played 11 of his 15 NHL seasons with the Stars.

“This is the place that my family and I love, and I want to finish my career here,” Zubov said.

Zubov is the franchise leader among defencemen in goals (107), assists (403) and points (510).

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Zubov won Stanley Cups with the New York Rangers in 1994 and the Stars in ’99.

“He is a valuable piece to our hockey club and has been consistently one of the best in the NHL at his position,” Stars general manager Doug Armstrong said.