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Jordie Benn | Defenseman

Team: Dallas Stars
Age / DOB:  (28) / 7/26/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 200
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Jordie Benn will get back into the lineup Tuesday after missing Saturday's game with an illness.
He is projected to be paired with Johnny Oduya because Jason Demers is out with a lower-body ailment. Nov 24 - 6:32 PM

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Jordie Benn will miss his first game of the season on Saturday night against Buffalo.

Benn was one of three players sent home from the practice facility due to illness. However the older brother Benn has produced but four points, 28 blocks, and 33 hits during his 20 games this season. Which probably isn't enough to warrant a spot on your roster. Jamie Oleksiak will take his place.
Source: Steve Hunt
Nov 21 - 7:34 PM

Jordie Benn stressed the importance of the Stars being better on home ice prior to Tuesday's match versus Anaheim.

"It's a great building and we have great fans, so we want to win for them," he said. "It's huge for us as a team and in the standings, we know that, but we also want to make the building a tough place to play and we want to get that feel where everyone is into the game." Dallas had a 17-16-8 record at American Airlines Center last season, which ranked 26th in the NHL. Benn will try to get the home crowd on their feet Tuesday after going scoreless in his previous eight games this season.
Oct 27 - 12:03 PM

Jordie Benn returned to Dallas' defense on Saturday night against the Nashville Predators.

Benn has had another quality season for the Stars, posting 15 points, 32 PIMs, 85 hits, and 117 blocks over 69 games. He replaced Patrik Nemeth in the lineup, as well.
Apr 4 - 8:28 PM

Jordie Benn is listed as questionable for Saturday night's game against the Predators.

He is dealing with a bad back and has missed Dallas' last two games. Play it safe and leave Benn on reserve.
Apr 4 - 1:43 PM

Jordie Benn has sat out the last two games because of a back injury.

He didn't practice on Wednesday, but if he skates on Thursday then a return on Friday versus St. Louis is a possibility.
Apr 2 - 10:38 AM

Jordie Benn is indeed a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against Ottawa.

The 27-year-old has one goal and nine points in 42 games this season. Forwards Brett Ritchie and Erik Cole will both miss the game because of injury.
Jan 29 - 7:49 PM

Jordie Benn appears to be a healthy scratch for Thursday's game at Ottawa.

David Schlemko will get to play in his fourth game with the Stars. "I want to keep everybody up and running," coach Lindy Ruff said. "We've got seven, and I want to keep [Jamie] Oleksiak in the mix. I don't want him sitting too long. I thought he had a couple of rough outings before I sat him out, and I'd like to see how he responds. In Schlemko's case, I haven't played him a lot, I'd like to see him in back-to-backs and see if he can build a little momentum in his game."
Jan 29 - 5:15 PM

Jordie Benn and Ryan Garbutt will return to the Stars lineup on Sunday night in Edmonton.

Benn will skate with Jason Demers on the their third pairing while will second to the right of Antione Roussell and Jason Spezza on their second line. Adjust your lineup accordingly.
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 06:02:00 PM

Jordie Benn will miss Friday's game against Calgary due to the flu.

Benn has six assists and 18 penalty minutes in 26 games this season. With Benn unavailable, Jamie Oleksiak is expected to play Friday.
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 05:04:00 PM

Jordie Benn missed Thursday's practice with an illness.

However, he is expected to play on Friday against Calgary. Benn has six assists and 42 blocks in 26 games for the Stars this year.
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 10:24:00 AM

Jordie Benn is back in the Dallas lineup Saturday night.

After missing four consecutive games as a healthy scratch, Benn is back on the ice for Dallas. He has just four assists in 19 games this season, but will look to turn his season around in Denver Saturday where the Stars take on the Avalanche.
Sat, Nov 29, 2014 09:04:00 PM

Jordie Benn will be a healthy scratch for the fourth straight game on Friday night against Minnesota.

One has to wonder if Benn is on his way out of Dallas as well given GM Jim Nill's trades this month.
Fri, Nov 28, 2014 08:02:00 PM

Jordie Benn and Colton Sceviour will be healthy scratches again on Tuesday night against Edmonton.

With twos wins in a row, and the young defensemen doing well, it doesn't look like Coach Ruff wants to make any more changes to blue line. At least not yet,
Source: Mike Heika
Tue, Nov 25, 2014 08:13:00 PM

Jordie Benn and Colton Sceviour will ride the pine Saturday night against Los Angeles.

Benn continues to be among those most adversely affected by Dallas' shuffling on the blue line as he'll be a healthy, again. Meanwhile Sceviour has been subbed in favor of Curtis McKenzie.
Sat, Nov 22, 2014 07:57:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Tyler Seguin
2Jason Spezza
3Cody Eakin
4Vernon Fiddler
LW1Jamie Benn
2Patrick Sharp
3Antoine Roussel
4Mattias Janmark
5Travis Moen
6Curtis McKenzie
RW1Valeri Nichushkin
2Ales Hemsky
3Patrick Eaves
4Colton Sceviour
5Brett Ritchie
D1Alex Goligoski
2John Klingberg
3Johnny Oduya
4Jason Demers
5Jordie Benn
6Jyrki Jokipakka
7Patrik Nemeth
8Jamie Oleksiak
G1Kari Lehtonen
2Antti Niemi
3Jack Campbell