Steve Ott 'ecstatic' after signing four-year deal with the Dallas Stars.
Dallas Stars put Steve Ott (appendectomy) on IR, claim Brandon Segal off waivers from Kings.
Stars activate Mike Ribeiro, but lose Steve Ott (appendectomy), Mark Fistric (knee) for three-game road trip.
Dallas Stars forward Jere Lehtinen practices and is likely to play Wednesday against Detroit.
Fabian Brunnstrom (shoulder) will not play Thursday, but James Neal to return for Stars.
Stars general manager Joe Nieuwendyk confirmed forward Steve Ott was suspended two games by the NHL.
Stars center Brad Richards will miss at least Monday's game against Los Angeles with a sore groin.
Stars winger Jere Lehtinen likely will miss two games because a sore intercostal muscle in his midsection.
Steve Ott (oblique) will not return until late next week, but Modano nears return.