The Dallas Stars and Normandy Homes announced today that Stars captain Jamie Benn has won the second segment of the Normandy Homes Three Stars of the Game voting for the 2015-16 season. Normandy Homes will donate $1,000 to the Dallas Stars Foundation on his behalf.
Benn, 26, led the Stars in the Normandy Homes Three Stars of the Game voting during the second segment with 20 total points since Dec. 8. The forward earned three first star selections, one second star and two third stars in 25 games during the segment. Dallas forward Jason Spezza came in second in the voting with two first stars, one second star and three third stars for a total of 16 points, while goaltender Antti Niemi ranked third on the team with one first star, three second stars and one third star for a total of 15 points.
Entering play on Saturday, Benn ranks second in the NHL with 58 points (28-30=58) in 52 games so far in 2015-16. The captain is tied for second in the League with 12 power play goals, while his 28 total goals this season rank third in the NHL. The Victoria, B.C. native shares 17th in the NHL and third on the Stars with a +16 plus/minus rating this season. Benn made his second career All-Star appearance this season as the forward was named to the 2016 All-Star Game in Nashville, Tenn.
The Normandy Homes Star of the Game standings are determined by the Stars player who earns the most points in the Normandy Homes Three Stars of the Game voting, which occurs after each regular-season game. A player receives five points for a first star selection, three points for a second star and one point for a third star. The Normandy Homes Three Stars of the Game are selected by members of the media in each home city.
Each year, Normandy Homes will donate a total of $3,000 to the Dallas Stars Foundation on behalf of the winning Stars players. Over the course of the season there will be two segment winners and one overall winner, each having $1,000 donated in their name.
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