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Winnipeg Jets acquire veteran Jordie Benn from Vancouver Canucks

Feb 17, 2021; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Vancouver Canucks defenseman Jordie Benn (8) controls the puck against the Calgary Flames during the first period at Scotiabank Saddledome. Mandatory Credit: Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports
Feb 17, 2021; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Vancouver Canucks defenseman Jordie Benn (8) controls the puck against the Calgary Flames during the first period at Scotiabank Saddledome. Mandatory Credit: Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports

The Winnipeg Jets acquired veteran defenseman Jordie Benn from the Vancouver Canucks on Monday in exchange for a 2021 sixth-round draft pick.

Benn, 33, has one goal and eight assists in 31 games this season, his 10th in the NHL.

The British Columbia native has 126 points (24 goals, 102 assists) and 222 penalty minutes in 548 career games with the Dallas Stars, Montreal Canadiens and Canucks.

He also has three assists in 20 career postseason games.

–Field Level Media