Vancouver, B.C. – Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that the Canucks have reduced their pre-season roster by five players.
The moves bring the club’s current roster to 33 players.
The following player has been released from his PTO:
James Sheppard Centre
The following players have been assigned to their junior clubs:
Dmitry Zhukenov Centre Chicoutimi
Olli Juolevi Defence London
The following players have been assigned to the Utica Comets:
Joseph LaBate Left Wing
Borna Rendulic Right Wing