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Ben Maxwell | Center | #49

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (30) / 3/30/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'0" / 185
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 2 (49) / MON

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Ben Maxwell has been waived by the Winnipeg Jets.
Maxwell has two goals and 13 points in 37 AHL games this season. He's not expected to have any fantasy value in 2013. Sun, Jan 13, 2013 02:11:00 PM

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The Winnipeg Jets have signed Ben Maxwell.

The club declined to disclose the terms of the agreement. He had 23 points and 35 penalty minutes in 43 AHL games last season. He also had six points in 15 NHL contests.
Fri, Jul 6, 2012 03:04:00 PM

Ben Maxwell has been sent down to the minors.

Maxwell has a goal and six points in 15 games this season with Winnipeg and Anaheim. He also has 22 points and 31 penalty minutes in 36 AHL contests.
Sat, Mar 31, 2012 02:49:00 PM

Ben Maxwell had a goal and an assist in a 4-3 overtime win Friday night.

Spencer Machacek scored his first goal and registered his fourth assist of the season. Tim Stapleton netted the game-winning goal and recorded an assist to give him 25 points in 55 games. Bryan Little accounted for Winnipeg's other goal.
Fri, Mar 23, 2012 10:10:00 PM

The Jets recalled Ben Maxwell from St. John’s of the AHL.

Maxwell has played 10 games (one assist) in the NHL this season, four with the Jets after he was acquired from Anaheim. With St. John’s, he is 8-14-22 in 36 games.
Tue, Mar 20, 2012 02:00:00 PM

The Jets claim center Ben Maxwell off waivers from Anaheim. Maxwell started the season in Winnipeg.

It’s back to Winnipeg for Maxwell, who was waived by Anaheim on Monday. The Ducks claimed the 23-year-old center from Winnipeg on Nov. 10 after he played only four games with the Jets in what was an injury-riddled start to the season. Maxwell had one assist is six games with Anaheim. He is averaging 7:01 per game.
Tue, Dec 6, 2011 12:27:00 PM

The Anaheim Ducks waived Ben Maxwell on Monday.

Maxwell was claimed off of waivers by Anaheim on November 10th. He has an assist in six games as a member of the Ducks.
Mon, Dec 5, 2011 01:13:00 PM

Ben Maxwell has obtained a work visa, which will allow him to start playing for the Anaheim Ducks.

Maxwell is expected to practice with the team on Wednesday, but he's not likely to play in their contest Wednesday night. Anaheim claimed Maxwell off of waivers on Thursday.
Wed, Nov 16, 2011 10:48:00 AM

Ben Maxwell, who the Ducks claimed off of waivers on Thursday, still isn't in Anaheim because of work visa issues.

"I don't know how many government employees work on Saturday, do you?" coach Randy Carlyle said. In other words, this isn't a problem that will be solved over the weekend. At least Maxwell has experience with the process. He almost missed his Thrashers' debut last season due to visa issues.
Sat, Nov 12, 2011 10:07:00 AM

The Anaheim Ducks have claimed Ben Maxwell off waivers from the Winnipeg Jets.

A club spokesman confirmed the move on Thursday. Maxwell appeared in four games with the Jets this season and he has 36 contests under his belt during his career over the past four years. He has no fantasy value.
Thu, Nov 10, 2011 01:48:00 PM

Ben Maxwell was placed on waivers by Winnipeg on Wednesday.

He has appeared in four games with the Jets this campaign, but hasn't done anything to warrant fantasy attention. Maxwell will be eligible for demotion to the minors if he clears, but the team's plans for him are unclear at this time.
Thu, Nov 10, 2011 06:14:00 AM

Ben Maxwell played his first game as a Winnipeg Jet Saturday night.

He had been sidelined with an undisclosed injury but was able to play against the Hurricanes. Maxwell is strictly a fourth liner and has no fantasy value at this time.
Sun, Oct 23, 2011 02:44:00 AM

Ben Maxwell (undisclosed) was back skating with the team on Tuesday.

He has been sidelined since training camp with an unspecified injury. If he is ready to return then it would give the Jets 14 healthy forwards. Maxwell skated with Mark Scheifele and Kyle Wellwood in the session.
Wed, Oct 12, 2011 06:18:00 AM

Ben Maxwell and Kenndal McArdle are being listed as day-to-day with undisclosed ailments.

Maxwell recorded two points in 12 appearances with Atlanta last campaign after being acquired from Montreal, while McArdle had no points in 11 contests with Florida. Neither of them has any fantasy value.
Thu, Oct 6, 2011 06:24:00 AM

Ben Maxwell has agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the Winnipeg Jets.

Maxwell had two points and nine penalty minutes in 12 games with the Atlanta Thrashers last season. He also had 11 goals and 41 points in 49 AHL contests in 2010-11. He will make $715,000 annually when he playing in the NHL and $62,500 at the AHL level.
Mon, Jul 18, 2011 08:51:00 AM

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