Canucks reassign goalie Thatcher Demko to Comets

Goalie Thatcher Demko is reassigned to the Utica Comets after lengthy concussion recovery.

Posted: Nov 21, 2018 12:09 AM

Utica, N.Y. - The Vancouver Canucks announced that they have reassigned goaltender Thatcher Demko to the Utica Comets, Tuesday.

Demko suffered a concussion during Canucks training camp in September, and has yet to appear in a regular season game with either team this year.

The third-year netminder has appeared in 91 career games with the Comets where he is the franchise's all-time leader in career and single-season wins.

Throughout his career with the Comets thus far, Demko holds a record of 47-30-11, with a 2.55 goals-against average and a .915 save percentage.

He also has one win in the NHL, coming out victorious in his only appearance with the Canucks last season.

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