DALLAS (AP) _ The Stars recalled defenseman Greg Hawgood from AHL club Utah, and assigned center Jim Montgomery there Monday.

Hawgood, 33, has 18 goals and 43 assists in 65 games with Utah this season. He ranks first in points, second in assists and third in goals among AHL defensemen.

In 472 NHL games, he has 60 goals and 164 assists with 424 penalty minutes with seven teams.

Montgomery had two assists in eight games with Dallas after being recalled last month.