CONFIRMED: Phoenix acquires Bennington


The Sherbrooke Phoenix has acquired Owen Bennington from the Val-d’Or Foreurs today.

In return, the Phoenix sends a sixth-round pick in 2015 to the Foreurs.

Bennington, 19, has two goals and four points in 33 games with the Foreurs. The Alliston, Ont., native was a member of the Foreurs team that won last season’s Presidents Cup.

The trade was made official by the QMJHL today.

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