The Vancouver Canucks on Monday claimed defenseman Ryan Stanton on waivers from the Chicago Blackhawks.

Stanton 24 played one regular-season game with the Blackhawks last season with a plus-1 rating one shot on goal and two penalty minutes. He spent most of the season with the Blackhawks' American Hockey League affiliate the Rockford IceHogs where he had three goals 22 assists and 126 penalty minutes in 73 games