Canucks reassign forward Benn Ferriero

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January 8, 2014, Vancouver, B.C. (ISN) – Vancouver Canucks President & General Manager, Michael D. Gillis, announced today the reassignment of forward, Benn Ferriero.

Ferriero, 26, appeared in two games for the Canucks this season. He has also played 32 games with Canucks AHL Affiliate, the Utica Comets, recording 22 points (10-12-22) and 10 penalty minutes in the 2013-14 season. Ferriero has played 98 career NHL games between the Vancouver Canucks, San Jose Sharks and New York Rangers, scoring 23 points (14-9-23) with 25 penalty minutes in addition to one point and six penalty minutes in eight NHL playoff games.

The 5’11”, 185-pound forward signed with the Canucks as a free agent on July 12, 2013. A native of Essex, Massachusetts, Ferriero was originally drafted by Phoenix, 196th overall in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.

                                            — Regular Season —  —- Playoffs —-

Season   Team                        Lge    GP    G    A  Pts  PIM  GP   G   A Pts PIM

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2005-06  Boston College              H-Eas  42   16    9   25   36

2006-07  Boston College              H-Eas  42   23   23   46   43

2007-08  Boston College              H-Eas  44   17   25   42   71

2008-09  Boston College              H-Eas  37    8   18   26   44

2009-10  San Jose Sharks            NHL    24    2    3    5    8  —  —  —  —  —

2009-10  Worcester Sharks          AHL    58   19   31   50   20  11   4   2   6   4

2010-11  Worcester Sharks          AHL    43   16   17   33   16  —  —  —  —  —

2010-11  San Jose Sharks            NHL    33    5    4    9    9   8   1   0   1   6

2011-12  San Jose Sharks            NHL    35    7    1    8    8  —  —  —  —  —

2011-12  Worcester Sharks          AHL    20    9   11   20   18  —  —  —  —  —

2012-13  Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Pen  AHL    34    4   14   18   14  —  —  —  —  —

2012-13  Connecticut Whale         AHL    23    4    8   12   17  —  —  —  —  —

2012-13  New York Rangers         NHL     4    0    1    1    0  —  —  —  —  —

2013-14  Utica Comets                AHL    32   10   12   22   10

2013-14  Vancouver Canucks       NHL     2    0    0    0    0

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         NHL Totals                         98   14    9   23   25   8   1   0   1   6

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