Vancouver Canucks President and General Manager Mike Gillis announced today that the Canucks have re-signed defenseman Nathan McIver. In keeping with club policy terms were not disclosed.
McIver, 24, spent the 2008.09 season split between the Anaheim Ducks and Canucks. In 18 NHL games last season, all with Anaheim, McIver recorded one assist and 36 penalty minutes. In an additional 28 games with the Canucks American Hockey League affiliate, Manitoba Moose, McIver had two assists and 59 penalty minutes.
The 6'3", 205-pound defenseman was originally drafted 254th overall by the Canucks in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.