Some would consider it ironic that as the Texas Stars held their Francis Wathier mini-bobblehad giveaway promotion on Jan. 26, the real-life Wathier was watching from the Cedar Park Center press box because he was out with an injury that had left his head, well, bobbled.
Wathier, the Stars’ 28-year-old center, missed 14 games — more than a month of the AHL season — after suffering a concussion during a Dec. 15 fight with Abbottsford defenseman Chris Breen.
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