UTICA — The Vancouver Canucks have extended their affiliation deal with American Hockey League’s Utica Comets. The deal in place will allow for an extension of up to an additional six years.
The Comets inaugural season as the Vancouver Canucks AHL affiliate was in 2013-14. Utica won the North Division championship and reached the Calder Cup Final in 2014-15. The Comets also hold the AHL sellout streak record with 133 consecutive games.