The Dallas Stars and Normandy Homes announced today that Stars captain Jamie Benn has won the first 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 with 28 total points through the first segment this season. The forward earned one first star selection, seven second stars and two third stars in the first 27 games of the 2015-16 campaign. Dallas goaltender Antti Niemi came in second in the voting with five first stars and one third star for a total of 26 points, while forward Tyler Seguin ranked third on the team with three first stars, one second star and one third star for a total of 19 points.
Benn currently leads the NHL with 18 goals this season, while he is tied for second in the League with 35 points (18-17=35) through 27 games. The captain was named the NHL's First Star for the month of October after posting a League-leading 17 points (9-8=17) in the first month of the season. Benn was also named the NHL's First Star for the week ending Nov. 29 as he shared first in the NHL in goals (4) and points (6).
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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