The Ducks have claimed forward Emerson Etem off NHL Waivers from the Vancouver Canucks.
Etem, 24 (6/16/92), began his career with the Ducks after being drafted by Anaheim in the first round (29th overall) of the 2010 NHL Draft as the highest drafted Southern California born-and-trained player in Ducks history (Long Beach, CA). As a member of the Ducks, he scored 15-16=31 points in 112 regular season games, adding 6-2=8 points in 23 playoff games.
Etem spent the 2015-16 season with the New York Rangers and Vancouver, scoring 7-8=15 points with 11 penalty minutes in 58 regular season games. Over his NHL career, Etem has 22-24=46 points with 28 PIM in 170 career NHL games with the Ducks, Rangers and Canucks.