Canucks acquire Andrew Alberts

Canucks add defenceman Andrew Alberts from the Carolina Hurricanes for a third round pick in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

Wednesday, 03.03.2010 / 2:56 PM / News
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Canucks acquire Andrew Alberts

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Vancouver, B.C. – Vancouver Canucks President and General Manager Mike Gillis announced today that the Canucks have acquired defenceman Andrew Alberts from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for a 2010 third-round draft selection.

Alberts, 28, has played in 62 games this season for the Carolina Hurricanes, registering 10 points (2-8-10), 74 penalty minutes and a plus-7 ranking. The Minneapolis, MN, native has played in 325 NHL games, collecting 42 points (4-38-42) and 366 penalty minutes. In eight NHL playoff games he has registered one point (0-1-1) and 10 penalty minutes.

The 6’5”, 218-pound defenceman was originally drafted in the sixth round, 179th overall by the Boston Bruins in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft.

Career Regular Season Statistics
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
1998-1999 Benide-St. Margaret's High-High-MN 26 10 25 35
1999-2000 Waterloo Black Hawks-USHL 49 2 2 4 55
2000-2001 Waterloo Black Hawks-USHL 54 4 10 14 128
2001-2002 Boston College Eagles-H-East 38 2 10 12 52
2002-2003 Boston College Eagles-H-East 39 6 16 22 60
2003-2004 Boston College Eagles-H-East 42 4 12 16 64
2004-2005 Boston College Eagles-H-East 30 4 12 16 67
2004-2005 Providence Bruins-AHL 8 0 0 0 -3 16 0 0 0
2005-2006 Bruins 73 1 6 7 3 68 0 1 0 30 3.3
2005-2006 Providence Bruins-AHL 6 0 1 1 4 7 0 0 0
2005-2006 United States-WC-A 7 1 0 1 14
2006-2007 Bruins 76 0 10 10 -15 124 0 0 0 41 0.0
2006-2007 United States-WC-A 7 0 1 1 14
2007-2008 Bruins 35 0 2 2 4 39 0 0 0 25 0.0
2008-2009 Flyers 79 1 12 13 6 61 0 0 0 46 2.2
2009-2010 Hurricanes 62 2 8 10 7 74 0 0 0 38 5.3
NHL Totals 325 4 38 42 5 366 0 1 0 180 2.2
Career Playoff Statistics
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
1999-2000 Waterloo Black Hawks-USHL 4 0 0 0 12
2004-2005 Providence Bruins-AHL 16 1 4 5 -6 40 0 0 0
2005-2006 Providence Bruins-AHL
2005-2006 United States-WC-A 0 0 0.0
2006-2007 United States-WC-A 0 0 0.0
2007-2008 Bruins 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
2008-2009 Flyers 6 0 1 1 1 10 0 0 0 2 0.0
NHL Totals 8 0 1 1 1 10 0 0 0 4 0.0