The Vancouver Canucks announced Thursday that the they have re-signed defenceman Chris Tanev to a one-year contract.

The 23-year-old scored two goals and five assists and added 10 penalty minutes in 38 games with Vancouver in 2012.13. In 92 NHL contests with Vancouver the 6'2” 185 lbs. defenceman has collected 10 points (2-8-10) and 12 penalty minutes.

Tanev was originally signed by Vancouver as a free agent May 31 2010