Frisco, TX –
The Dallas Stars announced today that the club has assigned defenseman Jordie Benn
to the Texas Stars, Dallas’ primary affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
Benn, 24, has played in two games for Dallas this season collecting one assist and one shot. He became the 10th player in Dallas Stars history to record his first NHL point in his first NHL game. Along with younger brother Jamie Benn
, they became the third set of brothers in Dallas Stars history and the sixth in team history to play in an NHL game together.
The Dallas Stars will faceoff against the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday, Jan. 12 at Staples Center (9:30 p.m. CT, TV: FOX Sports Southwest; Radio: 1310 The Ticket).