North American Skater
Canada
MatthewBenning
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 218
LAST CLUB TEAM: Spruce Grove, AJHL
BIRTHDATE: May 25, 1994
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FINAL RANK: 176
BORN IN: Edmonton, AB, CAN
• His father, Brian, a defenseman, was drafted 26th overall in 1984 by the Blues and went on to play 568 games in the NHL (1984-85 to 1994-95) for St. Louis, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Edmonton and Florida. His uncle, Jim, was drafted sixth overall in 1981 by the Maple Leafs -- he played nine seasons with Toronto and Vancouver.