Canucks Re-Sign Linden Vey

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Vancouver, B.C. – Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that the Canucks have re-signed right wing Linden Vey.

Vey, 23, appeared in his first season with the Canucks in 2014.15, collecting 24 points (10-14-24) and 18 penalty minutes in 75 games. He finished the season ranked tied for 15th among rookies in points (24), tied for sixth in power play goals (4), tied for 18th in assists (14), tied for 20th in goals (10) and played one postseason game.

In 2013.14, Vey made his NHL debut and appeared in 18 regular season games for the Los Angeles Kings, recording five points (0-5-5) and zero penalty minutes. The Wakaw, Saskatchewan, native also played in 43 regular season games for the Manchester Monarchs in the 2013.14 season, recording 48 points (14-34-48), 20 penalty minutes and a plus-8 rating. His 48 points and 34 assists ranked second on the club.

Internationally, Vey captured a Bronze medal as a member of Team Canada at the U17 World Hockey Championship. He was acquired by Vancouver on June 28th, 2014 in exchange for a 2nd round selection in the 2014 NHL Draft and originally selected by Los Angeles in the fourth round, 96th overall in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.

LINDEN VEY’S CAREER STATISTICS

— Regular Season — —- Playoffs —-

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

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2006-07 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 2 0 0 0 2 — — — — —

2007-08 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 48 8 9 17 21 5 0 1 1 2

2008-09 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 71 24 48 72 20 11 2 5 7 2

2009-10 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 72 24 51 75 34 12 2 6 8 8

2010-11 Medicine Hat Tigers WHL 69 46 70 116 36 15 12 13 25 8

2011-12 Manchester Monarchs AHL 74 19 24 43 16 4 2 4 6 0

2012-13 Manchester Monarchs AHL 74 22 45 67 32 4 2 0 2 4

2013-14 Manchester Monarchs AHL 43 14 34 48 20 4 0 2 2 4

2013-14 Los Angeles Kings NHL 18 0 5 5 0 — — — — —

2014-15 Vancouver Canucks NHL 75 10 14 24 18 1 0 0 0 0

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NHL Totals 93 10 19 29 18 1 0 0 0 0

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