Benn notched an assist and went plus-2 in Monday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Canadiens in Game 4.
His assist to set up Logan Stanley's first of two second-period goals was Benn's first point in three playoff contests. He added three shots on net, five blocked shots and two hits in a third-pairing role. The 33-year-old defenseman is set to be an unrestricted free agent this offseason.
Benn notched an assist, two shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 5-0 win over the Canucks.
Suiting up against his former team, Benn notched his first point as a Jet with an assist on Mark Scheifele's second-period marker. The 33-year-old Benn has racked up 10 points, 44 shots on net, a plus-7 rating and 51 blocked shots in 38 outings between the Jets and the Canucks. Benn will probably remain a rotational option during the Jets' first-round playoff series versus the Oilers.
Benn was traded to the Jets from the Canucks on Monday in exchange for a 2021 sixth-round pick, Darren Dreger of TSN reports.
Benn -- who will be an unrestricted free agent this summer -- has tallied just nine points in 31 games for the Canucks this season while averaging a mere 14:40 of ice time. With Nathan Beaulieu (shoulder) expected to miss the rest of the season, Benn will provide a similar shutdown style of defense in a bottom pairing but shouldn't be counted upon for much in the way of fantasy value down the stretch.
Benn notched an assist and two shots on goal in Saturday's 2-1 win over the Oilers.
Benn played only 11:53 in the contest, a season low for the Canadian defenseman. He made the most of limited ice time by setting up his defense partner Tyler Myers for the game-winning goal. The assist snapped a seven-game point drought for Benn, who now has seven points, 30 shots on net, 35 blocked shots and a plus-2 rating in 25 games. He only sees third-pairing minutes -- Benn isn't likely to score enough to help in fantasy.
Benn (undisclosed) will be in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Canadiens, Ben Kuzma of The Vancouver Province reports.
Benn exited Monday's win over Montreal with an undisclosed injury, but whatever forced him from that contest was evidently minor. He'll slot into his usual spot on Vancouver's third pairing Wednesday.
Benn suffered an undisclosed injury against Montreal on Monday and will not return.
It's unclear what happened to Benn on Monday but he'll likely be evaluated Tuesday. The veteran blueliner will be considered day-to-day until another update is available.
Benn posted an assist and three shots on goal in Tuesday's 4-3 loss to the Oilers.
Benn collected the secondary helper on Elias Pettersson's first-period tally. The 33-year-old is up to six points, 19 shots on goal and 24 blocked shots in 17 appearances this season. He's still more of a defensive player, but the occasional contributions on offense may give him some appeal in deep formats.
Benn notched an assist, two blocked shots and a plus-2 rating in Sunday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Jets.
Benn drew the only helper on Brandon Sutter's opening tally at 3:38 of the first period. The 33-year-old Benn has five points, 24 blocked shots, 16 shots on net and a plus-2 rating in 16 games this season. He's probably not going to score enough to roster in standard fantasy formats, but his solid non-scoring numbers could potentially help in deeper formats.
Benn scored a goal on two shots in Wednesday's 5-1 win over the Flames.
Benn struck just 1:46 into the first period, set up by Bo Horvat. The 33-year-old Benn had gone scoreless in his previous eight games in February, posting an ugly minus-8 rating in that span. He now has four points, 15 shots on goal, 22 blocked shots and an even plus-minus rating through 14 appearances overall.
Benn provided an assist and two shots on goal in Saturday's 4-1 win over the Jets.
A shot attempt from Benn was deflected in by Zack MacEwen for the Canucks' third tally. The 33-year-old Benn has contributed an assist in three out of five games since he entered the lineup. He's also been steady defensively with a plus-7 rating and 12 blocked shots this season.
Benn posted an assist, three blocked shots and a plus-2 rating in Wednesday's 5-1 win over the Senators.
In three games since Benn joined the lineup, he has two assists, a plus-5 rating and nine blocked shots. He's filled a significant second-pairing role with Travis Hamonic (upper body) on injured reserve. Benn isn't likely to be a regular on the scoresheet, but his defensive output should remain fairly steady as he counterbalances the attack-minded Quinn Hughes.
Benn has cleared the COVID-19 protocols and joined his teammates for Wednesday's game-day skate, Ben Kuzma of the Vancouver Sun reports.
Benn will be eligible to play as soon as Wednesday's game against the Canadiens, though it remains to be seen whether he'll be in the lineup or if the Canucks will opt to give the veteran blueliner some more time to get up to speed before throwing Benn into game action.
Benn (COVID-19) won't play in the first four games of the season, Iain MacIntyre of Sportsnet reports.
Benn has been quarantining -- as has teammate J.T. Miller -- and both will sit out the first four contests of the season against Edmonton and Calgary. If the players are healthy after that, they'd presumably be lineup options for Jan. 20's contest against the visiting Canadiens.
Benn (undisclosed) was unable to practice with the team Monday, Brendan Batchelor of Sportsnet 650 reports.
Benn won't have much time to get healthy if he is going to be in the lineup against Edmonton for Wednesday's Opening Night. The 33-year-old blueliner could struggle for regular minutes this year even when he is available, making him a low-end fantasy option regardless of format.
Benn potted a goal on three shots and added two hits in Monday's 6-2 win over the Predators.
Benn entered Monday with just six assists through 39 appearances. The 32-year-old defenseman has now added 57 blocked shots, 55 shots on net and 37 hits this season. He plays mostly on the third pairing and isn't likely to help fantasy owners much.
Benn has appeared in just one of Vancouver's past 13 games.
Benn has lost his role on the bottom pairing to Oscar Fantenberg. He's appeared in 38 contests, collecting six assists along the way. With the Canucks on a three-game winning streak, it may be a while before Benn re-enters the lineup.
Benn was released from the press box for Thursday's loss in Florida.
Benn had been a healthy scratch for the past six contests, but entered the lineup as the Canucks needed to change things defensively after allowing nine goals to Tampa Tuesday night. Benn posted two hits, a block, and a minus-1 rating. With just six points in 38 outings, Benn doesn't offer much fantasy value.
Benn has been demoted to being the seventh defenseman for the Canucks.
Benn played in the first 37 games for Vancouver but has watched the most recent two from the press box. The Canucks defense is now fully healthy, and Oscar Fantenberg has surpassed Benn on the third pairing. Benn had limited value in having just six assists on the season. If you were relying on his 30 hits and 54 blocks, you may want to look elsewhere.
Benn practiced Tuesday after missing Monday's with an illness, Ben Kuzma of The Vancouver Province reports.
Benn should occupy a third-pairing role in Tuesday's game versus the Maple Leafs. The veteran defenseman has tallied six helpers in 30 games this season.
Benn (illness) didn't participate in Monday's practice, Brendan Batchelor of Sportsnet 650 reports.
Benn could miss his first game of the season if he's unable to feel better for Tuesday's matchup against the Maple Leafs. The veteran blueliner isn't a regular in the point column, but he's currently on a three-game point streak (three assists). If Benn's unable to go, Jalen Chatfield is slated to make his NHL debut.
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|06/06||@ MON||L 1-5||0||0||0||0||14:31|
|06/04||vs MON||L 0-1||0||0||0||0||12:16|
|05/14||vs TOR||W 4-2||0||0||0||0||17:24|
|05/11||vs VAN||W 5-0||0||1||1||+2||15:15|
|05/10||vs VAN||L 1-3||0||0||0||+1||14:44|
|05/08||vs OTT||L 2-4||0||0||0||-1||17:26|
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