by Canucks Communications @Canucks / Vancouver Canucks
Vancouver, B.C. – Vancouver Canucks General Manager Patrik Allvin confirmed today the club’s opening day roster for the 2022.23 NHL season.
The Canucks’ first game is Wednesday, October 12 against the Edmonton Oilers (7:00pm PT on Sportsnet, Sportsnet 650), as they begin a season-opening five-game road trip.
Vancouver’s home opener will take place at Rogers Arena on Saturday, October 22 versus the Buffalo Sabres at 7:00pm PT.
Travis Dermott (D), Ilya Mikheyev (F) and Tyler Myers (D) will commence the season on the Club’s Injured Reserve List.
Forwards: Nils Aman, Brock Boeser, Conor Garland, Nils Höglander, Bo Horvat, Dakota Joshua, Danila Klimovich, Andrei Kuzmenko, Curtis Lazar, J.T. Miller, Tanner Pearson, Elias Pettersson, and Vasily Podkolzin.
Defence: Kyle Burroughs, Oliver Ekman-Larsson, Quinn Hughes, Tucker Poolman, Jack Rathbone, Luke Schenn, and Riley Stillman.
Goalies: Thatcher Demko and Spencer Martin.
Source: Twitter, http://www.nhl.com/canucks