Vancouver, B.C. – Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that the club has signed forward Michael Carcone to a three-year entry level contract.
Carcone, 20, appeared in 66 games for the Drummondville Voltigeurs of the QMJHL in 2015.16, where he ranked tied for the team lead in points (89) and finished first in goals (47) and second in assists (42). His goal total on the year ranked tied for second among all QMJHL skaters while his 16 power play goals ranked third in the League. The 5-10, 170-pound forward has appeared in 116 regular season games over two seasons for Drummondville, registering 130 points (59-71-130) and 112 penalty minutes.
Prior to joining the Voltigeurs, the Ajax, Ontario native spent the 2013.14 season with the OJHL Stouffville Spirit, where he led the club in scoring during the regular season notching 37 points (12-25- 37) in 49 games.