Jamie Benn signs eight-year extension with the Stars

by Jamie Mellor | Stars Correspondent | Sat, Jul 16th 10:55am EDT

Benn signed an eight-year, $76 million extension the day after he went in for abdominal surgery. He had a career-high 89 points this past season. (ESPN)

Fantasy Impact:

Benn is one of the best players in the NHL and is only 26 years old. His ability goes far below the areas that show up in fantasy but he is also one of the best fantasy options in the NHL as well. Dallas fans have the biggest reason to celebrate but his fantasy owners can take some comfort in knowing he will be in a familiar place and situation for the near-future which should avoid the potential distractions that come with trying to change teams or cities..

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