Vancouver, B.C. – Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced that the Canucks reassigned defenceman Alex Biega to the AHL Utica Comets on December 22.
Biega, 26, has collected 10 points (2-8-10) in 25 games with the Comets this season. He currently ranks tied for second amongst Comets defencemen in scoring. The Montreal, Quebec native spent the 2013.14 season with the Utica Comets, collecting 22 points (3-19-22) in 73 games played.
The 5’10”, 193 pound defenceman was originally selected 147th overall in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft by the Buffalo Sabres.