by Canucks Communications @Canucks / Vancouver Canucks
Vancouver, B.C. – Vancouver Canucks General Manager Patrik Allvin announced today that the club has agreed to terms with goaltender Collin Delia on a one-year contract.
Delia, 28, split last season between the Chicago Blackhawks and their AHL affiliate Rockford IceHogs for his fifth professional season. In eight games played (six started) at the NHL level with Chicago, Delia compiled a 1-4-1 record to go along with a 3.85 goals-against average and .899 save percentage. He played 22 games with Rockford in the AHL, posting a record of 11-9-2 alongside a 3.04 goals-against average and .905 save percentage.
The 6’2″, 208-pound netminder has appeared in 32 career NHL games, all with Chicago, posting a 9-12-5 record, a 3.68 goals-against average, and a .904 save percentage. In 112 career AHL games played, Delia has posted a 2.79 goals against average and .908 save percentage to earn a record of 59-39-16.
Delia also has AHL postseason experience, appearing in 10 games with the IceHogs in his rookie season (2017.18), posting a 7-3 record and ranking fourth in save percentage (.924) among goaltenders with five or more games played.
A native of Rancho Cucamonga, California, Delia originally signed with the Chicago Blackhawks as an unrestricted free agent on July 28, 2017.