Canucks sign free-agent goalie Raycroft
In 230 career NHL games in eight seasons with Toronto, Boston and Colorado, Raycroft is 94-96-16, with six shutouts, a 2.90 GAA and .899 save percentage.
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The Canucks also announced Monday that they re-signed defenseman Shane O'Brien to a one-year, $1.6-million contract.
O'Brien, a 25-year-old restricted free agent, had 10 assists in 77 games last season, his first with the Canucks after being acquired in a four-player trade with Tampa Bay in October.
O'Brien also had 196 penalty minutes last season, second in the NHL to Philadelphia forward Daniel Carcillo.
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