Vancouver Canucks re-sign defenceman Nathan McIver

VANCOUVER, B.C. – The Vancouver Canucks have re-signed defenceman Nathan McIver.

McIver, 24, spent the 2008-09 season with the Anaheim Ducks and Canucks.

In 18 NHL games last season, all with Anaheim, McIver recorded one assist and 36 penalty minutes.

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In 28 games with the Canucks’ AHL affiliate in Manitoba, McIver had two assists and 59 penalty minutes.