Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that the club has signed defenceman Guillaume Brisebois to a three-year entry level contract.
Brisebois, 18, has appeared in 28 games for the Acadie-Bathurst Titan of the QMJHL where he currently leads all defencemen on the team in scoring with 12 points (4-8-12). In 2014.15, Brisebois collected 28 points (4-24-28) and 34 penalty minutes in 63 games played with Acadie-Bathurst. He led all Titan defencemen in goals, assists and points.
On the international stage, the Longueuil, Quebec native is a two-time medalist with Canada, winning gold at the 2014 Ivan Hlinka Memorial and bronze at the 2015 Under-18 World Junior Championship. He also represented Team Quebec at the 2014 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge.
Brisebois was selected by Vancouver in the third round, 66th overall in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.