Jamie Oleksiak is Texas bound once again.
The Stars have acquired the defenseman from the Penguins for a fourth-round selection in the 2019 NHL Draft, general manager Jim Nill announced Monday.
The fourth-round selection initially was obtained by the Stars from the Penguins for Oleksiak in Dec. 2017.
Big Rig returns to Big D!
The Dallas Stars have acquired defenseman Jamie Oleksiak from the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for a fourth-round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft. https://t.co/7NkXgxBP7G
— Dallas Stars (@DallasStars) January 28, 2019
Oleksiak, 26, was drafted by Dallas with the 14th overall pick in 2011.
He’s logged four goals and 11 assists in 36 games for Pittsburgh this season. His 97 hits ranks third on the team and his four goals ranks second among Penguins defensemen.