Canucks’ Tanev out for season with lower-body injury
Vancouver Canucks defenceman Chris Tanev will miss the rest of the season with a lower-body injury.
Tanev is out the rest of the season, confirms Coach Green.
— Vancouver Canucks (@Canucks) March 16, 2019
Tanev suffered the injury during Friday’s shootout loss to the New Jersey Devils after blocking a shot in the first period. He was seen on crutches and a walking boot after the game.
Chris Tanev in a walking boot and crutches outside the dressing room after the game. #Canucks
— Brendan Batchelor (@BatchHockey) March 16, 2019
The 29-year-old scored two goals and added 10 assists in 54 games with the Canucks this season.