TRANSACTIONS PRESENTED BY SCOTIABANK

Oilers acquire Mark Fistric

Edmonton native comes home in exchange for a 2013 third-round draft pick

Monday, 14.01.2013 / 2:13 PM / Transactions
By edmontonoilers.com staff
X
Share with your Friends


Oilers acquire Mark Fistric
General Manager Steve Tambellini announced today the Edmonton Oilers have acquired defenceman Mark Fistric from the Dallas Stars, in exchange for a third round draft choice in the 2013 NHL Draft. The trade will be completed once Fistric passes the club’s medical examination.
Fistric, 26, has played all five of his NHL seasons with the Stars and has accumulated 23 points (3G, 20A), and 220 penalty minutes in 257 games. In 2011-2012 Fistric spent the entirety of the NHL season with Dallas, where he played in 60 games recording two assists and 41 penalty minutes.

The 6”2, 233 pound defenceman has spent time in the American Hockey League in four of his six seasons with the Stars organization. Fistric has played in 148 games with Iowa Stars, Manitoba Moose, and the Texas Stars of the AHL where registered 42 points (3G, 34A) and 159 penalty minutes.

The Edmonton native was born and raised in Edmonton and played his minor hockey for the Maple Leafs Athletic Club before going to play for the Western Hockey League’s Vancouver Giants for five seasons, where he recorded 58 points (11G, 47A) and 453 penalty minutes in 214 games.

Fistric was drafted by the Dallas Stars in the 1st round, 28th overall in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.

Give us your thoughts below!

Career Regular Season Statistics
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
2000-2001 Edmonton MLAC-AMBHL 34 13 13 26 144
2001-2002 Edmonton MLAC-AMHL 30 8 10 18 85
2001-2002 Vancouver Giants-WHL 4 0 2 2 -1 0 0 0 0
2002-2003 Vancouver Giants-WHL 63 2 7 9 -26 81 0 0
2003-2004 Vancouver Giants-WHL 72 1 11 12 -8 192 0 0
2004-2005 Vancouver Giants-WHL 15 1 5 6 7 32 0 0
2005-2006 Vancouver Giants-WHL 60 7 22 29 30 148 1 0
2006-2007 Iowa Stars-AHL 80 2 22 24 3 83 0 1 0
2007-2008 Stars 37 0 2 2 3 24 0 0 0 17 0.0
2007-2008 Iowa Stars-AHL 30 1 4 5 -9 48 0 0
2008-2009 Stars 36 0 4 4 -1 42 0 0 0 35 0.0
2008-2009 Manitoba Moose-AHL 35 0 8 8 12 26 0 0 0
2009-2010 Stars 67 1 9 10 27 69 0 0 0 46 2.2
2010-2011 Stars 57 2 3 5 -10 44 0 0 1 26 7.7
2010-2011 Texas Stars-AHL 3 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 5 0.0
2011-2012 Stars 60 0 2 2 -3 41 0 0 0 30 0.0
NHL Totals 257 3 20 23 16 220 0 0 1 154 1.9
Career Playoff Statistics
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
2002-2003 Vancouver Giants-WHL 4 0 0 0 8 0 0
2003-2004 Vancouver Giants-WHL 11 0 2 2 10 0 0
2004-2005 Vancouver Giants-WHL 6 1 1 2 16 0 0
2005-2006 Vancouver Giants-WHL 18 1 9 10 9 30 1 0
2005-2006 Vancouver Giants-M-Cup 5 0 0 0 22 0 0 0
2006-2007 Iowa Stars-AHL 12 0 0 0 -3 16 0 0 0
2007-2008 Stars 9 0 0 0 -1 6 0 0 0 3 0.0
2007-2008 Iowa Stars-AHL
2008-2009 Manitoba Moose-AHL 22 2 5 7 5 26 1 0 0
NHL Totals 9 0 0 0 -1 6 0 0 0 3 0.0

INSIDE THE OILERS