Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that the Canucks have reassigned forward Reid Boucher to the AHL Utica Comets.
Boucher, 24, leads the Comets in goals (13) and points (25) and is tied for first in assists (12) through 25 games this season. He also leads the team in shots (88) and is tied for the team lead in power-play goals (5). He has appeared in three games for the Canucks in 2017.18.
In 2016.17, the 5-10, 191-pound forward split the season between Vancouver (5-2-7 in 27 games), Nashville (1-0-1 in 3 games) and New Jersey (0-2-2 in 9 games). A native of East Lansing, Michigan, Boucher has appeared in 115 NHL games (17-20-37).