Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks Senior Vice-President and General Manager Dave Nonis announced today that the Canucks have signed free agent goaltender Curtis Sanford. In keeping with club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Sanford, 27, appeared in 31 games with the St. Louis Blues in 2006-07 posting a record of 8-12-5, with a 3.18 Goals Against Average (GAA) and a Save Percentage of .888%. In 73 career NHL regular season games, all with the Blues, Sanford has compiled a record of 26 wins, 26 losses and 10 overtime decisions. In his NHL career he has posted a .901 Save Percentage and a 2.79 GAA.
The 6-foot, 190 lbs. native of Owen Sound, Ontario, was originally signed by the Blues organization on October 1, 2000.