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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 be inserted into the lineup on Thursday.
Benn was activated off of the injured reserve list on Tuesday, but he didn't immediately return to the lineup. He's expected to be paired up with Patrik Nemeth. Feb 4 - 6:02 PM

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Stars coach Lindy Ruff hopes to dress Jordie Benn on Thursday.

Benn had been dealing with a lower-body injury, but he was activated off of the injured reserve list on Tuesday. Despite that, Benn was scratched Tuesday night.
Feb 3 - 6:41 PM

Jordie Benn won't return from a lower-body injury Tuesday, but he has been activated from injured reserve.

Coach Lindy Ruff wants Benn to get more practice time in before he plays. The Stars bench boss added that Benn should play on Thursday.
Feb 2 - 2:18 PM

Jordie Benn (lower body) is expected to get medical clearance to play before Tuesday's game versus Winnipeg.

However, he may not go straight into the lineup after taking part in just one practice. He skated on Monday after missing the last four games with a lower-body injury.
Feb 1 - 5:38 PM

Jordie Benn (lower body) is practicing Monday afternoon.

He has one goal and nine points in 43 games with Dallas this year. Benn has been sidelined since Jan. 16 with a lower-body injury, but he is getting closer to returning.
Feb 1 - 3:17 PM

Although Jordie Benn is progressing in his recovery from a lower-body injury, he will not likely return to action until after the All-Star break.

So says Dallas coach Lindy Ruff. Although we doubt this Benn is an intricate part of your fantasy team, don't even think about activating him before the beginning of February.
Jan 23 - 12:46 PM

Jordie Benn (lower body) has been placed on injured reserve.

He suffered a lower-body injury this past Saturday against San Jose. Benn will miss at least the team's next two games.
Jan 18 - 2:52 PM

Jordie Benn suffered a lower-body injury Saturday night against the Sharks.

He will not return to the game. No word on whether this is related to the injury Benn was dealing with earlier in the month. Benn played 3:50 before departing. He has nine points in 43 games this season.
Jan 17 - 12:27 AM

Jordie Benn will indeed play on Friday after missing two contests with a lower-body injury.

Benn has a goal and nine points in 41 contests in 2015-16. He will play alongside Jyrki Jokipakka.
Jan 15 - 5:51 PM

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

"I played a couple of weeks with it. It was just something I was fighting through for a while," Benn said. "It was one of those things where we've got two fresh d-men who can step in and do the job and Lindy and I thought it was time that I take a little break." He practiced fully on Wednesday and will get back into the fold after missing two games.
Jan 14 - 8:49 AM

Updating a previous item, Jordie Benn is dealing with a lower-body injury.

Benn was believed to be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against Winnipeg, but instead, he's dealing with an injury. He's considered day-to-day at this point.
Jan 7 - 8:40 PM

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.
Source: NHL.com
Tue, Nov 24, 2015 06:32:00 PM

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
Sat, Nov 21, 2015 07:34:00 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.
Tue, Oct 27, 2015 12:03:00 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.
Sat, Apr 4, 2015 08:28:00 PM

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
RW1Valeri Nichushkin
2Ales Hemsky
3Patrick Eaves
4Colton Sceviour
D1John Klingberg
2Alex Goligoski
3Jason Demers
4Johnny Oduya
5Jordie Benn
6Jyrki Jokipakka
7Patrik Nemeth
8Jamie Oleksiak
G1Antti Niemi
2Kari Lehtonen