Biega re-signs with Canucks

Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that the Canucks have re-signed defenseman Alex Biega.


Biega, 27, made his NHL debut in 2014-15, appearing in seven games and notching one goal as a member of the Vancouver Canucks. The Montreal, Quebec native also registered 19 points (3-16-19) and 24 penalty minutes in 62 games, ranking second in scoring among defensemen on the Utica Comets. Biega also played in 23 playoff games in the Calder Cup Playoffs for Utica, collecting four points (0-4-4) and 16 penalty minutes.
The 5’10”, 193-pound defenseman previously signed with Vancouver as free agent on July 5, 2013.