Vancouver, BC – Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that the club has recalled forward Alex Grenier from the Utica Comets. Hunter Shinkarurk has been reassigned.
Grenier, 24, has collected seven points (2-5-7) and 14 penalty minutes in 13 games with the Utica Comets this season. The 6’5”, 200-pound forward is in his third season with Utica and currently ranks third on the team in scoring.
The Laval, Quebec native was selected by Vancouver in the third round, 90th overall in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.