Found January 15, 2012 on ESPN:
PLAYERS: Jamie Benn
TEAMS: Dallas Stars
Dallas Stars center Jamie Benn had an appendectomy on Sunday and will be out until after the All-Star break.

Stars LW Benn out 10-14 days due to appendectomy

Dallas Stars leading scorer Jamie Benn underwent an appendectomy Sunday. Benn, who was selected to play in the NHL All-Star Game, is expected to be sidelined for 10 to 14 days. The 22-year-old left wing has 13 goals and 29 assists in 43 games this season. With the All-Star Game scheduled for Jan. 29, it's uncertain if Benn will be healthy enough to play.

Injuries Deplete Dallas Front Lines

The All-Star break can’t come quickly enough for the Stars.Top centers Mike Ribeiro (MCL tear) and Jamie Benn (appendectomy) might be sidelined until after the break. Rookie center Tomas Vincour (sprained MCL) has been sidelined since mid-December, but he could return before the break.In their place, Tom Wandell, veteran mucker Steve Ott and possibly Toby Petersen must play bigger...

Jamie Benn Has Appendectomy

Stars forward Jamie Benn underwent an appendectomy (removal of the appendix) on Sunday afternoon and will be out approximately 10 days-to-two weeks. He is restin...

With Benn sidelined, other injured Stars still a few days away from returning

As stunning as Sunday’s news was that leading scorer Jamie Benn will miss the next 10 days to three weeks after undergoing an appendectomy earlier in the day, at least there is some hope on the horizon that the Dallas Stars will likely get...

Benn, Ribeiro likely out until after All-Star Weekend

Dallas Stars forward Jamie Benn, the team's scoring leader with 42 points, underwent an appendectomy on Sunday afternoon, the Stars reported on their website. Benn will be out approximately 10 days to two weeks. He was resting comfortably and is expected to make a full recovery.

Dallas Hurting

from Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News, The Stars’ problem got a lot worse on Sunday. Jamie Benn had an appendectomy and will probably be out 10 days to three weeks, GM Joe Nieuwendyk said. This comes on the heels of new that Mike Ribeiro’s MCL tear could keep him out until after the All-Star break. That means the Stars could be without their top two centers for the next...

Dallas Stars Recall Forward Francis Wathier

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Morrow gives Avs' Landeskog his due after hit

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Stars don't expect Ribeiro back until after break

Dallas Stars center Mike Ribeiro, who has missed the last three games with a knee injury, may be out until after the All-Star break.

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