Stars activate Ribeiro, put backup goalie Smith on IR

10/10/2007 - NHL Mike Ribeiro Dallas Stars + more

DALLAS -- The Dallas Stars activated center Mike Ribeiro and
placed backup goalie Mike Smith on injured reserve Wednesday.

Ribeiro, the Stars' leading scorer with 59 points last season,
missed the preseason and the first three games with an ankle

Smith, the backup to Marty Turco, injured his arm in practice
Tuesday and will miss at least three games. He started the third
game of the season for Dallas, a 5-1 loss at Nashville.