Canucks assign center Bo Horvat to AHL Utica
Horvat, 19, had one goal in five preseason games with the Canucks. Last season he appeared in 54 games for the Ontario Hockey League's London Knights. He had a career-high 74 points (30 goals, 44 assists) and 36 penalty minutes.
The 6-foot-1, 216-pound center was selected by Vancouver with the ninth overall pick in the 2013 draft.