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Canucks set Opening Night Roster

by Canucks Media Relations @Canucks / Vancouver Canucks

Vancouver, B.C. - The Vancouver Canucks announced today their opening night 23-man active roster for the 2016.17 season. The Canucks open the campaign with a pair of back-to-back home games starting Saturday, October 15th vs Calgary and Sunday, October 16th vs Carolina.

Defenceman
Number Player
55 Biega, Alex
23 Edler, Alex
44 Gudbranson, Erik
27 Hutton, Ben
63 Larsen, Philip
*41 Nilsson, Tom
5 Sbisa, Luca
8 Tanev, Chris
88 Tryamkin, Nikita

 

Forwards
Number Player Position
47 Baertschi, Sven L
14 Burrows, Alex L
15 Dorsett, Derek R
21 Eriksson, Loui R
50 Gaunce, Brendan L
60 Granlund, Markus C
36 Hansen, Jannik R
53 Horvat, Bo C
*17 Rodin, Anton R
22 Sedin, Daniel L
33 Sedin, Henrik C
9 Skille, Jack R
20 Sutter, Brandon C
18 Virtanen, Jake R

    

Goaltender
Number Player
25 Markstrom, Jacob
30 Miller, Ryan

       *Injured reserve

 

The Canucks play back-to-back games on Opening Weekend hosting the Calgary Flames at 7:00 pm on Saturday, October 15th and the Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday, October 16th at 7:00 pm. A limited number of tickets are available for both games. Visit canucks.com/tickets for more information.

 

For further details on Opening Weekend and to enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets to the game versus Carolina on Sunday, October 16th, fans are encouraged to visit canucks.com/openingweekend. 

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