PENTICTON, BC - SEPTEMBER 19: Jordan Subban #67 of the Vancouver Canucks celebrates after scoring a goal against the Calgary Flames during their Young Stars Classic game at South Okanagan Events Centre on September 19, 2016 in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Derek Cain / ISN)

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that the club has re-assigned defenceman Jordan Subban to the AHL Utica Comets.

Subban, 21, has appeared in 46 games with Utica this season where he currently leads defencemen in goals (13), and points (29) and ranks second in assists (16). Subban also leads the team in powerplay goals (8) and ranks fourth in shots (111). The 5-9, 181-pound defenceman made his AHL debut with Utica in 2015.16 appearing in 67 games and registering 36 points (11-25-36).

A native of Rexdale, Ontario, Subban was selected by Vancouver in the fourth round, 115th overall, at the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.