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Jordie Benn | Defenseman | #24

Team: Dallas Stars
Age / DOB:  (28) / 7/26/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 200
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Jordie Benn will continue to lead Dallas' scratches in Friday's Game 5 against Minnesota.
Benn will be joined by Travis Moen, Patrik Nemeth, Jamie Oleksiak, and the injured (Achilles) Tyler Seguin. Outside of the latter, there isn't much value to speak of unfortunately. Apr 22 - 7:36 PM
Source: Steve Hunt

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Jordie Benn won't be in the lineup for Game 4 on Wednesday when the Wild host the Stars.

Benn skated in warmups, but has been scratched to facilitate the return of Kris Russell to the lineup. Keeping the blueliner company will be Travis Moen, Jamie Oleksiak and Patrik Nemeth.
Apr 20 - 9:18 PM

Look for Jordie Benn to make his 2016 postseason debut in Game 3 against Minnesota on Monday.

Benn will get into the lineup because Kris Russell is out with an illness. "Jordie, for most of the year, has been in one of those top six [spots]," head coach Lindy Ruff said. "Obviously [it's] tough to sit outside because even the last couple of games [during the regular season] he played really well for us. It's an opportunity for him to step back in and be a difference maker for us."
Source: NHL.com
Apr 18 - 7:51 PM

Jordie Benn may play in Game 3 on Monday night.

He has been scratched for the first two games of Dallas' opening round series against Minnesota, but could play because Kris Russell is sick. Russell didn't participate in the morning skate.
Apr 18 - 2:42 PM

After winning Game 1 over the Wild 4-0 on Thursday, Coach Lindy Ruff has opted to forego any lineup changes for Saturday's Game 2.

Which means that Jordie Benn, Travis Moen, Patrik Nemeth, and Jamie Oleksiak will each be scratched once again. Of the three, only Benn notes a bit of fantasy value.
Source: Steve Hunt
Apr 16 - 7:11 PM

Jordie Benn will be a healthy scratch in Game 1 against Minnesota.

The 28-year-old had three goals and 12 points in 64 games in 2015-16. Fellow defensemen Patrik Nemeth and Jamie Oleksiak will also watch the game from the press box, and so will forward Travis Moen. Tyler Seguin and Brett Ritchie will both miss the game because of injury.
Apr 14 - 9:30 PM

Jordie Benn, Patrik Nemeth, and Jamie Oleksiak will be scratched against Thursday night in Game 1 against Minnesota.

it's a bit surprising that Stephen Johns will continue to see time in place of Benn, but then again, the Stars did win their division so coach Lindy Ruff dererves a bit of leeway in this decision. Through 64 games this season he's posted 12 points with 90 hits and 94 blocks. Not too shabby.
Source: Steve Hunt
Apr 14 - 9:09 PM

Jordie Benn, Patrik Nemeth, and Jamie Oleksiak will be scratched against the Predators on Saturday.

Of the three, only Benn has produced much fantasy value. Through 64 games this season he's posted 12 points with 90 hits and 94 blocks. Not too shabby.
Source: Steve Hunt
Apr 9 - 7:14 PM

Jordie Benn scored the game-winning goal in Saturday's 3-2 win over the Los Angeles Kings.

The Stars trailed 2-1 heading into the third period, but they got goals from Patrick Eaves and Benn to jump ahead. The 28-year-old doubled his goal total for the season, as he's now found the back of the net twice in 2015-16. He hadn't scored since Dec. 21, 2015. Benn has 11 points in 62 games this season.
Apr 2 - 7:04 PM

Jordie Benn is ready to return to the lineup from a lower-body injury.

That means he'll be available to return on Tuesday night against Chicago. Benn hasn't played since Mar. 1.
Mar 21 - 12:54 PM

Jordie Benn (lower body) will not return on Thursday.

This will be Benn's seventh straight game on the sidelines. The good news is that he's very close to being able to return.
Mar 17 - 1:26 PM

Jordie Benn is not ready to return yet from a lower-body injury.

"I would anticipate [John] Klingberg being in practice on Wednesday and Jordie Benn being a couple days behind that," coach Lindy Ruff said. Benn has sat out the last five games with a lower-body injury.
Mar 14 - 4:19 PM

Jordie Benn skated on Saturday and could be ready to return to action Tuesday against the Kings.

He has been out for a week with a lower-body injury but seems to be over the worst of it. We will update you as to Benn's status for Tuesday's contest over the course of the next two days.
Mar 13 - 11:25 AM

Jordie Benn (lower body) isn't expected to play on Saturday.

It already looked like he wouldn't be able to play on Friday and now he isn't projected to play this weekend. Benn hasn't played since Mar. 1 because of a lower-body injury.
Mar 11 - 8:45 AM

It looks like Jordie Benn won't play in Friday's game against the Hawks.

Benn, John Klingberg and Jason Demers are all expected to be out on Friday. Benn has already missed three consecutive games because of a lower-body injury. He's considered day-to-day at this point.
Mar 10 - 11:04 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Tyler Seguin
2Jason Spezza
3Cody Eakin
4Vernon Fiddler
5Radek Faksa
LW1Jamie Benn
2Patrick Sharp
3Antoine Roussel
4Mattias Janmark
5Travis Moen
6Curtis McKenzie
RW1Valeri Nichushkin
2Ales Hemsky
3Patrick Eaves
4Colton Sceviour
D1John Klingberg
2Alex Goligoski
3Jason Demers
4Kris Russell
5Stephen Johns
6Johnny Oduya
7Jordie Benn
8Patrik Nemeth
9Jamie Oleksiak
G1Kari Lehtonen
2Antti Niemi