Warren Peters sent back to AHL

The Stars assigned center Warren Peters to the Texas Stars, Dallas' primary AHL affiliate. His departure coincides with the arrival of Jere Lehtinen (neck) who is expected to play in Sunday's game against Phoenix after missing the last six games.

Peters, 27, has played in eight games for Dallas this season and has a goal and is plus-2. He has played in 33 games for Texas and has 19 points, including 13 goals, and 21 penalty minutes.