CANUCKS TRAINING CAMP OPENS THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22nd AT ROGERS ARENA

…ON-ICE SESSIONS AT MEADOW PARK SPORTS CENTRE, WHISTLER BEGIN SEPTEMBER 23RD TO 26TH

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VANCOUVER, BC - MARCH 16: Nikita Tryamkin #88 of the Vancouver Canucks takes to the ice by himself during pregame warmup prior to their NHL game against the Colorado Avalanche at Rogers Arena March 16, 2016 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The Avalanche won 3-1. (Photo by Derek Cain/Vancouver Canucks)

Vancouver, BC – The Vancouver Canucks announced today that 34 veterans will participate in the 2016

Training Camp. Players will report for physicals, medical exams at Rogers Arena

on Thursday, September 22nd and take to the ice at the Meadow Park Sports Centre in Whistler from

Friday, September 23rd to Monday, September 26th

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The list of veterans attending training camp includes 3 goaltenders, 11 defencemen and 20 forwards.

This group will be joined by select players who will carry on from the Young Stars Classic taking place

this weekend at the South Events Okanagan Centre in Penticton. All on-ice practice sessions and the

team scrimmage at the Meadow Park Sports Centre in Whistler are free to attend and open to the public.

Vancouver Canucks 2016 Training Camp Roster

DEFENCEMEN

PLAYER POS HT WT HOMETOWN BORN 2015.16 CLUB GP G A PTS PIM

Biega, Alex D 5’10” 187 Montreal, QC Apr. 4, 1988 Utica (AHL) 14 1 5 6 8 Vancouver (NHL) 51 0 7 7 22

Billins, Chad D 5’10” 175 Marysville, MI May 26, 1989 Linkopings (SweHL) 50 7 24 31 14

Edler, Alex D 6’3” 215 Ostersund, SE Apr. 21, 1986 Vancouver (NHL) 52 6 14 20 46

Gudbranson, Erik D 6’5” 216 Ottawa, ON Jan. 7, 1992 Florida (NHL) 64 2 7 9 49

Hutton, Ben D 6’2” 183 Brockville, ON Apr. 20, 1993 Vancouver (NHL) 75 1 24 25 14

Larsen, Philip D 6’1” 183 Esbjerg, DK Dec. 7, 1989 Jokerit (KHL) 52 11 25 36 39

Negrin, John D 6’2” 202 West Vancouver, BC Mar. 25, 1989 Utica (AHL) 58 1 10 11 22

Nilsson, Tom D 6’0” 183 Tyreso, SE Aug. 19, 1993 Frolunda (SweHL) 37 1 6 7 34

Pedan, Andrey D 6’5” 213 Kaunas, LT Jul. 3, 1993 Utica (AHL) 45 7 14 21 87

Vancouver (NHL) 13 0 0 0 18

* Sbisa, Luca D 6’2” 198 Ozieri, IT Jan. 30, 1990 Vancouver (NHL) 41 2 6 8 26

Tanev, Chris D 6’2” 185 Toronto, ON Dec. 20, 1989 Vancouver (NHL) 69 4 14 18 8

Tryamkin, Nikita D 6’7” 228 Yekaterinburg, RU Aug. 30, 1994 Yekaterinburg (KHL) 53 4 7 11 71

Vancouver (NHL) 13 1 1 2 10

FORWARDS

PLAYER POS HT WT HOMETOWN DATE 2015.16 CLUB GP G A PTS PIM

Baertschi, Sven L 5’11” 190 Bern, CH Oct. 5, 1992 Vancouver (NHL) 69 15 13 28 14

Bancks, Carter L 5’11” 185 Marysville, BC Aug. 9, 1989 Utica (AHL) 76 14 25 39 46

Burrows, Alex L 6’1” 188 Pincourt, QC Apr. 11, 1981 Vancouver (NHL) 79 9 13 22 49

Chaput, Michael C 6’2” 204 Ile Bizard, QC Apr. 9, 1992 Lake Erie (AHL) 63 16 29 45 31

Columbus (NHL) 8 1 1 2 5

Dorsett, Derek R 6’0” 192 Kindersley, SA Dec. 20, 1986 Vancouver (NHL) 71 5 11 16 177

* Eriksson, Loui R 6’2” 183 Goteborg, SE Jul. 17, 1985 Boston (NHL) 82 30 33 63 12

Etem, Emerson R 6’1” 212 Long Beach, CA Jun. 16, 1992 NY Rangers (NHL) 19 0 3 3 2

Vancouver (NHL) 39 7 5 12 9

Gaunce, Brendan L 6’2” 207 Markham, ON Mar. 25, 1994 Utica (AHL) 46 17 21 38 16

Vancouver (NHL) 20 1 0 1 2

Granlund, Markus C 6’0” 178 Oulu, FI Apr. 16, 1993 Stockton (AHL) 12 5 4 9 10

Calgary (NHL) 31 4 3 7 8

Vancouver (NHL) 16 2 1 3 6

Grenier, Alex R 6’5” 200 Laval, QC Sep. 5, 1991 Utica (AHL) 69 16 32 48 43

Vancouver (NHL) 6 0 0 0 2

Hamilton, Wacey C 5’11” 182 Cochrane, AB Sep. 10, 1990 Utica (AHL) 53 8 7 15 61

* Hansen, Jannik R 6’1” 195 Rodovre, DK Mar. 15, 1986 Vancouver (NHL) 67 22 16 38 32

Horvat, Bo C 6’0” 206 London, ON Apr. 5, 1995 Vancouver (NHL) 82 16 24 40 18

Hulak, Derek L 6’0” 185 Saskatoon, SK Sep. 2, 1989 Texas (AHL) 69 17 23 40 16

Megna, Jayson C 6’1” 195 Ft. Lauderdale, FL Feb. 1, 1990 Hartford (AHL) 68 15 29 44 22

NY Rangers 6 1 1 2 2

Rendulic, Borna R 6’2” 200 Zagreb, HR Mar. 25, 1992 Colorado (NHL) 3 0 0 0 0

San Antonio (AHL) 68 16 22 38 41

Rodin, Anton R 5’11” 181 Stockholm, SE Nov. 21, 1990 Brynas (SweHL) 33 16 21 37 18

Ruutu, Tuomo R 6’0” 200 Vantaa, FIN Feb. 16, 1983 New Jersey (NHL) 33 0 1 1 8

* Sedin, Daniel L 6’1” 187 Ornskoldsvik, SE Sep. 26, 1980 Vancouver (NHL) 82 28 33 61 36

* Sedin, Henrik C 6’2” 188 Ornskoldsvik, SE Sep. 26, 1980 Vancouver (NHL) 74 11 44 55 24

Sheppard, James C 6’1” 215 Halifax, NS Apr. 25, 1988 Kloten (Swiss-A) 37 11 14 25 67

Sutter, Brandon C 6’3” 190 Huntington, NY Feb. 14, 1989 Vancouver (NHL) 20 5 4 9 2

Virtanen, Jake R 6’1” 208 New Westminster, BC Aug. 17, 1996 Vancouver (NHL) 55 7 6 13 45

Utica (AHL) 2 0 0 0 0

Zalewski, Mike L 6’2” 205 New Hartford, NY Aug. 18, 1992 Utica (AHL) 58 16 17 33 46

Vancouver (NHL) 3 0 1 1 2

GOALTENDERS

PLAYER HT WT HOMETOWN DATE 2015.16 CLUB GP W L T/OT MIN GA SO AVG

Bachman, Richard 5’10” 183 Salt Lake City, UT Jul. 25, 1987 Vancouver (NHL) 35 1 0 0 60 3 0 0.903

Utica (AHL) 35 17 12 5 2010 92 1 0.9-00

Carr, Kevin 6’1” 185 Unionville, ON Jul. 16, 1990 Tulsa (ECHL) 45 21 21 2 2616 104 3 0.911

* Markstrom, Jacob 6’6” 196 Gavle, SE Jan. 31, 1990 Vancouver (NHL) 32 13 14 3 1837 84 0 0.915

Utica (AHL) 2 1 0 1 125 5 0 0.909

Miller, Ryan 6’2” 168 East Lansing, MI Jul. 17, 1980 Vancouver (NHL) 51 17 24 6 3027 137 1 0.916

*Currently at the World Cup of Hockey

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