DALLAS – The Dallas Stars have signed winger Loui Eriksson to a US$25.5-million, six-year extension.
The Friday signing came after Eriksson led the Stars with a career-high 36 goals last season.
That was the most for a Dallas player since Brett Hull had 39 in 2000-01.
Eriksson is signed through the 2015-16 season.
The 24-year-old Eriksson has 113 points (56-57) in 210 career games. He is expected to play for his native Sweden in the Olympics in February.
Dallas opens the season Saturday night at home against Nashville.