Canucks recall defenceman from Moose

Vancouver, B.C. – Vancouver Canucks President & General Manager, Mike Gillis, announced today that defenceman, Nolan Baumgartner has been recalled from the Manitoba Moose.

Baumgartner, 33, has recorded 12 points (3-9-12) and 22 penalty minutes in 37 games with Manitoba during the 2009-10 season. In eight games with Vancouver this season Baumgartner has one goal and sits plus three in plus/minus.

The 6’2", 205 lbs., native of Calgary, Alberta has logged 139 career NHL games with six teams recording seven goals, 39 assists (7-39-46) and 67 penalty minutes.