Dowling is day-to-day with an upper-body injury; questionable to play on Thursday.
Dowling will skate on the Stars top line on Thursday.
Dowling recorded an assist in his season debut on Tuesday, playing extremely well on the Stars second line. They will reward him with a chance to play with Tyler Seguin and Jamie Benn tonight vs. the Ducks. Dowling had six points (2G / 4A) in seven games with Texas (AHL) before being called-up.
The Stars have recalled Justin Dowling from Texas (AHL).
Dowling has recorded two goals and four assists (six points) in seven games with Texas this season. The 28-year-old centre has registered just two assists in nine career NHL games.