Canucks Acquire Forward Colby Genoway
| Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks Senior Vice-President and General Manager Dave Nonis announced today that the Canucks have acquired right wing Colby Genoway from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for defenceman Joe Rullier.
Genoway, 23, joins the Canucks from the Portland Pirates of the AHL. This season, he has scored eight goals and 21 assists for a total of 29 points in 41 games played.
The 6'1", 201 pound right winger played in 77 games for Hartford of the AHL in 2005-06, recording 26 goals and 35 assists for a total of 78 points. He also registered 12 points (4-8-12) in 13 playoff games.
The Morden, Manitoba native originally signed with the Ducks as a free agent on July 11, 2006.
Position - Right Wing
Born - Morden, MAN
Date - Dec 12 1983
Height - 6.01
Weight - 201
Shoots - R