Jordie Benn assigned to Texas Stars

With the Dallas Stars now having seven healthy defensemen, the team has sent Jordie Benn back to the Texas Stars of the AHL.

Benn, who was called up January 1, played in two games, registering one assist and an even rating.

Benn, the brother of Stars forward Jamie Benn, leads Texas defensemen in scoring with 15 points (7 goals, 8 assists) in 31 games.