Acquired October 5, 2010 from Nashville along with forward Jonas Andersson in exchange for defenceman Shane O’Brien and right wing Dan Gendur. Drafted in the 1st round of the 2005 Draft (18th overall).
OHL Second All-Star Team (2006, 2007)
Prior to joining the Canucks, Parent, 23, played in 102 NHL regular season games, all with the Flyers. Parent had seven points (1-6-7) and 35 penalty minutes. He has also played in 27 NHL playoff games with Philadelphia, including 17 during the 2010 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
The 6’3”, 198 lbs. native of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, was selected by Nashville in the first round, 18th overall, in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.
Traded to Philadelphia by Nashville with Scottie Upshall and Nashville's 1st (later traded back to Nashville - Nashville selected Jonathon Blum) and 3rd (later traded to Washington - Washington selected Phil Desimone) round choices in 2007 Entry Draft for Peter Forsberg, February 15, 2007.