Vancouver Canucks President & General Manager Mike Gillis announced today that the Canucks have re-signed defenceman Alex Edler to a six-year deal.

Edler, 26, has played 386 career NHL games in a Canucks uniform recording 184 points (43-141-184) and 200 penalty minutes. The 63, 215-pound defenceman has appeared in 55 playoff games for the Canucks scoring seven goals, 20 assists (7-20-27) and registering 34 penalty minutes.

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