Sheldon Souray goes on IR with ankle injury

The Dallas Stars placed Sheldon Souray on injured reserve Monday with a sprained ankle, retroactive to Dec. 23.

The 6-foot-4, 237-pound defenseman has appeared in 34 games this season, collecting 16 points (4 goals, 12 assists) and adding 109 penalty minutes. He notched his 100th career goal against the Avalanche on Nov. 4.

Souray, 35, was injured Dec. 23 against the Nashville Predators. The Stars recalled defenseman Brenden Dillon from the AHL affiliate Texas Stars to take his spot on the roster.

The Stars host the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday at American Airlines Center at 7 p.m.