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Justin Dowling was spotted skating with his teammates during Monday's practice session in preparation for Tuesday's match against the Carolina Hurricanes.
Dowling was placed on injured reserve on Jan.31 after he sustained a lower body injury. He has not played since Jan.29 against the Maple Leafs and is still a "few days away" from returning to the starting lineup. He has three goals and six points in 27 games played.
The Dallas Stars have decided to place Justin Dowling on injured reserve retroactive from Wednesday's game against the Maple Leafs.
Dowling has three goals and six points through 27 contests this season. Joel Kiviranta has been called up to take Dowling's spot on the 23-man roster.
Justin Dowling is currently considered day-to-day after he sustained a lower body injury during Wednesday's contest against the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Dowling was filling in for Roope Hintz who is currently dealing with an upper body injury. The Stars will have to monitor both of their forwards statuses leading up to Saturday's contest against the New Jersey Devils.
Justin Dowling provided the primary assist on Denis Gurianov's first period goal in a 5-1 loss to the Calgary Flames Sunday.
Dowling now has three goals and six points through 24 games played this year.
Justin Dowling earned the primary assist on Roope Hintz's second period goal as the Stars defeated the Predators 4-1 Saturday.
Dowling had not produced a point in nearly a month prior to Saturday's tally in the assist column. He has three goals and five points in 22 contests.