09 February 2012

Duco Heads to Vancouver

Left wing Mike Duco. Photo: Dale Woltman/Chicago WolvesThe Vancouver Canucks have recalled left wing Mike Duco from the Chicago Wolves.

Left wing Mike Duco. Photo: Dale Woltman/Chicago Wolves

The Vancouver Canucks have recalled left wing Mike Duco from the Chicago Wolves.

DUCO appeared in three games with the Canucks from Jan. 8-15 this season. He earned his first career National Hockey League point when he dished out an assist on Jan. 10 at Tampa Bay.

The 24-year-old forward shares seventh on the Wolves with nine goals and ranks ninth with 16 points in 42 games this season.

The Toronto native set professional career-highs with 20 goals and 31 points in 67 American Hockey League outings with the Rochester Americans last season. He paced the Americans with 20 goals and ranked seventh on the squad with 31 points.

The Wolves travel to Rockford for a pair of Illinois Lottery Cup games this weekend against the IceHogs starting at 7 p.m. Friday. For more information or to buy tickets to Wolves home games, visit chicagowolves.com or call 1-800-THE-WOLVES.