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Beau Bennett | Winger | #19

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (24) / 11/27/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 195
College: Denver
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 1 (20) / PIT
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Beau Bennett (undisclosed) will miss Game 1 on Wednesday.
Bennett was also sidelined for the Penguins' last two regular season games. He has six goals and 12 points in 33 contests in 2015-16. Apr 13 - 8:01 PM

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Beau Bennett (undisclosed) practiced on Friday and could return to the lineup this weekend.

Bennett sat out Thursday game and has six goals and 12 points in 33 games this season. "I took warm-ups and (decided) we've got to put the guys out there that are in a better-suited position to help our team succeed," Bennett said. "I've just got to take it day by day. The position I'm in right now is I've just got to try to improve every day. It's tough because it's something where I really need maybe a little time to let it heal. Every day is a new adventure for me, and I've just got to hopefully get better."
Apr 9 - 9:57 AM

Beau Bennett will miss Thursday's game against the Washington Capitals because of an undisclosed injury.

The 24-year-old has been limited to just 33 games this season. He has six goals and 12 points in 2015-16. He's considered day-to-day at this point.
Apr 7 - 6:58 PM

Beau Bennett will play in Thursday's game against the New Jersey Devils.

Bennett has played in just one game since Dec. 16. The 24-year-old has five goals and five assists in 25 games this season.
Mar 24 - 6:52 PM

Beau Bennett (upper body) is projected to be a game-time decision on Thursday night.

He took part in Wednesday's practice and worked with the second power-play unit. Bennett hasn't played since Jan. 23 because of an upper-body ailment.
Mar 23 - 5:02 PM

Beau Bennett (upper body) is "still a work in progress" according to coach Mike Sullivan.

"He's had practices where he's played with us," the Penguins bench boss said. "I don't think that our medical staff or Beau have felt comfortable yet that he's ready to take the next step. But he's certainly trying to get there." He was on the ice for Tuesday's morning skate.
Mar 15 - 4:54 PM

Beau Bennett (upper body) practiced on Friday but did not play against the Blue Jackets.

The forward has not played since January 23 but he is so close to returning to action after injuring what is to believed to be his shoulder. Bennett has had a hard time staying healthy in the last couple of seasons as he has only played in 25 games this season after playing just 49 in 2014-15.
Mar 12 - 9:38 AM

Beau Bennett (upper body) might be back as soon as Friday against Columbus.

He participated in Tuesday's morning skate without limitations and is getting close to being ready to return. Bennett also took some contact in the session. He hasn't played since Jan. 23 when it is believed he re-aggravated a shoulder injury.
Mar 8 - 3:52 PM

Beau Bennett practiced on Friday for the first time since suffering an upper body injury on January 23.

There is still no timetable for his return but it is certainly good news that Bennett is back practicing. Bennett certainly has offensive upside although you wouldn't know it from his stats as he has five goals and 10 points in 25 games.
Mar 5 - 9:49 AM

Beau Bennett (upper body) has made some progress, according to coach Mike Sullivan.

However, the Penguins coach added that Bennett isn't close to returning. He hasn't played since Jan. 23 due to an upper-body injury.
Feb 23 - 1:26 PM

Beau Bennett's undisclosed injury is related to his upper body.

As previously reported, Bennett will miss Tuesday's game as a result. He was also placed on injured reserve. We might not know much more about Bennett's status until after the All-Star break.
Jan 26 - 9:25 AM

Beau Bennett won't play Tuesday because of an undisclosed injury.

Coach Mike Sullivan said that Bennett "obviously aggravated" an earlier injury on Saturday, which is suspected to be his shoulder. Bennett didn't practice Monday because he was being evaluated.
Jan 25 - 1:18 PM

Beau Bennett is playing in Saturday's game against the Vancouver Canucks.

The 24-year-old missed a total of 17 games because of a shoulder injury. He has five goals and 10 points in 24 games this season.
Source: NHL.com
Jan 23 - 1:36 PM

Beau Bennett (shoulder) took part in Friday's practice.

Bennett even participated in battle drills, testing the readiness of his shoulder. This was his third practice with the team since being hurt. "Today I felt really good, actually," Bennett said on Friday. "As much as you don't want to admit it, every time you come back from an injury, you're a little bit nervous. You don't want to mess up. You want to act like you've been playing the whole time. So that first day, I was feeling the rust. I wasn't feeling the puck very well. Today was a lot better."
Jan 23 - 6:02 AM

Beau Bennett may be able to practice with his teammates soon, according to Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan.

He was on the ice Monday in St. Louis under the watchful eye of the Penguins' team doctor and trainer. Bennett hasn't played since Dec. 14 because of an upper-body injury
Jan 18 - 6:12 PM

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