Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that the club has re-signed forward Justin Bailey to a one-year, two-way contract.
Bailey, 26, played in three games with the Canucks during the 2020.21 season before suffering a season-ending injury on February 11 vs Calgary. In 2019.20, Bailey split his first season in the organization between Utica and Vancouver, recording 47 points (28-19-47) in 53 games for the Comets and appearing in two games for the Canucks.
The 6'4", 214-pound forward has appeared in 68 career NHL games with Buffalo, Philadelphia, and Vancouver, accumulating nine points (5-4-9) and 12 penalty minutes.
A native of Buffalo, New York, Bailey was originally selected in the second round, 52nd overall by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.