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Defending Big D May 19, 2015

Dallas Stars Daily Links: Another Way to Visualize Jamie Benn's Dominance

We know that Jamie Benn is just great, but let's take a look at just how great he really is relative to everyone else. Also, coaches are being hired, except for the Avs assistants, who decided to quit. There is an excellent profile over on Today's Slapshot about some of the must-follow analytics thinkers in hockey today.  You should give it a read, because most of the folks mentioned in that piece really are trying to push, poke and prod the numbers in ways that you don't really see much of elsewhere.  Yes, the data are often a bit much to absorb at first, but these intrepid hockeyfolk...

He said it: Jamie Benn talks rehab, Stars’ future

Jamie Benn is back in North Texas after having double hip surgery in New York recently. He sat down and answered a few questions Thursday morning in Frisco. Q: First off, how are you feeling? Benn: “I feel good. This …
Defending Big D May 14, 2015

Jamie Benn and the Dallas Stars 2015 Penalty Kill

How did the Dallas Stars penalty killing forwards fare in 2015? At about this time last year I speculated about the possibility of Jamie Benn taking a bigger role on the penalty kill. I detailed the possibilities in this post on the penalty killing at large. The relevant portion for us is screen capped below: The Dallas Stars did end up giving Benn about 30 seconds more penalty killing time per game and managed to keep his ice time under 20 minutes per game. How did he fare in those minutes? One of the selling points of Benn as a penalty killer is his offensive ability. It's a...
Defending Big D May 11, 2015

Dallas Stars Daily Links: Jamie Benn's Ted Lindsay Nomination Says It All

The players' opinion might *gasp* be more important than that of the writers? Say it isn't so! Also, Babcock Watch begins in earnest, and Corey Perry is broken, no wait, he's fine. Hi again, everyone!  I visited my mother for Mother's Day because I got some free food out of it.  I am basically an average person.  Quick hits today. --- Rick Gosselin is a sportwriter for the Dallas Morning News.  He has been around for a while. Jamie Benn is the captain of the Dallas Stars.  He has been with the team for about half a decade. Well, Gosselin has some thoughts on both of these folks in a...
Defending Big D May 5, 2015

Jamie Benn Named Finalist for Ted Lindsay Award With Carey Price, Alex Ovechkin

The Stars captain is one of the top three vote getters for the most outstanding player in the NHL as voted on by his peers. Dallas Stars captain Jamie Benn has been named one of three finalists for the Ted Lindsay Award, which is awarded to the most outstanding player award as voted on by the NHLPA membership. Elliotte Friedman was among the first with the news: Ted Lindsay Award Finalists (voted by the players): Benn, Ovechkin, Price. — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) May 5, 2015 A Stars player has never won the award, which has gone to Sidney Crosby each of the pas two seasons....

Stars captain Jamie Benn one of three finalists for Ted Lindsay Award, given by players to Most Outstanding Player

Here is the press release: TORONTO (May 5, 2015) – The National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) announced today the three finalists for the Ted Lindsay Award: forward Jamie Benn of the Dallas Stars, forward Alex Ovechkin of the Washington …

Stars captain Jamie Benn in great shape after second hip surgery

Stars captain Jamie Benn was resting Tuesday in New York after his second hip surgery in a week, Stars head athletic trainer Dave Zeis said. Benn had arthroscopic surgery Monday to correct Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI), a bony growth on the …

Jamie Benn and Ales Hemsky have hip surgery Monday; Trevor Daley had hip surgery last week

Three Stars players who battled through hip pain during the season, including captain Jamie Benn, have had hip surgery, Stars general manager Jim Nill said Monday. Defenseman Trevor Daley had labrum hip surgery on Thursday in Dallas and is expected …

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