Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks
President & General Manager Mike Gillis
announced today that the Canucks have signed forward Alexandre Mallet
. In keeping with club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Mallet, 20, recorded 81 points (34-47-81) and added 132 penalty minutes in 68 games with the QMJHL Rimouski Oceanic in the 2011.12 season. He led the Oceanic in goals scored and penalty minutes. In three seasons with the Oceanic, Mallet has registered 110 points (49-61-110) and collected 272 penalty minutes in 154 games played.
In the 2012 QMJHL playoffs, he registered 25 points (10-15-25) in 21 games to help the seventh seeded Oceanic to the President Cup Final.
The Amqui, QC, native was originally selected in the second round, 57th overall by the Vancouver Canucks
in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.