• Biega Signs With Canucks

    News: The Canucks re-signed Alex Biega to a one-year, two-way contract Tuesday, the Province reports. The deal is worth $600,000 at the NHL level.
    Analysis: Alex Biega, who notched a goal in seven games with the big club in 2014-15, spent most of the season with AHL Utica, where he recorded 19 points in 62 games. The 27-year-old is thus slated to reprise his role as a depth blueliner for the Canucks' organization.
  • Canucks Send Biega Back To AHL

    News: Alex Biega was reassigned to Utica of the AHL on Monday.
    Analysis: Alex Biega has appeared in seven games for the Canucks this season while making a few trips to and from Utica. He's spent the vast majority of the year in the AHL, seeing time in 42 games and recording 15 points (3-12-15) as well as 16 penalty minutes.
  • Canucks Recall Biega

    News: Alex Biega was recalled from AHL Utica on Monday.
    Analysis: Alex Biega will provide the Canucks with some added depth along the blue line as they prepare for a five-game road trip. In 42 games with AHL Utica this season, the 26-year-old blueliner has 15 points and 16 penalty minutes. If he draws into the lineup, it would be in his NHL debut.
  • Canucks Reassign Biega

    News: Alex Biega was reassigned to AHL Utica on Monday.
    Analysis: Alex Biega was recalled Dec. 16 but hasn't played a game with the Canucks since being recalled. he will head back to AHL Utica, where he has 10 points (two goals, eight assists) in 25 games this season.
  • Canucks Recall Biega

    News: Alex Biega was recalled by the Canucks over the weekend, the Vancouver Province reports.
    Analysis: Alex Biega was a healthy scratch in Saturday's loss to the Rangers, which figures to remain the norm for as long as he sticks with the parent club. The 26-year-old has shown some intriguing two-way skills at AHL Utica this season, but the Canucks appear fairly content with their three defensive pairings as presently constructed.
  • Canucks Ink Biega

    News: Alex Biega re-signed with the Canucks on a one-year contract Thursday.
    Analysis: The 26-year-old spent all of the 2013-14 season with AHL Utica, logging 22 points in 73 games. He's poised to spend his fifth consecutive campaign in the AHL, as the Canucks don't appear to view him as an NHL-caliber player.
  • Vancouver Signs Biega

    News: Alex Biega signed with Vancouver on Friday.
    Analysis: Alex Biega skated to a plus-18 and a plus-10 rating in the AHL in 2010 and 2011, respectively, but he fell down to minus-4 in 2012. He hasn't played in the NHL yet.