|Assets:||Has prototypical power forward size and does his best work on offense when he's in front of the net or in the corners of the rink. Can score goals at lower levels.|
|Flaws:||I still somewhat raw in the nuances of the game, so he must continue to work on refining his game in order to become a regular contributor at the highest level.|
|Career Potential:||Big forward project with a little upside.|
|OHL||Second All-Rookie Team||2008-09|
|9/29/2014||Assigned to the Utica Comets (AHL).|
|9/27/2014||Placed on waivers by the Vancouver Canucks for the purpose of being assigned to the Utica Comets (AHL).|
|7/22/2014||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Vancouver Canucks.|
|6/30/2014||Vancouver Canucks tendered a qualifying offer.|
|3/20/2014||Assigned to the Utica Comets (AHL).|
|3/03/2014||Recalled from the Utica Comets (AHL).|
|1/14/2014||Assigned to the Utica Comets (AHL).|
|1/07/2014||Recalled from the Utica Comets (AHL).|
|11/12/2013||Assigned to Utica (AHL).|
|10/24/2013||Recalled from Utica (AHL).|
|9/21/2013||Assigned to Utica (AHL).|
|8/06/2013||Re-signed by the Vancouver Canucks to a one-year contract.|
|4/30/2013||Recalled from Chicago (AHL).|
|1/18/2013||Assigned to Chicago (AHL).|
|1/13/2013||Recalled from Chicago (AHL).|
|11/26/2012||Re-assigned to Chicago (AHL).|
|10/10/2012||Re-assigned to Kalamazoo Wings (ECHL).|
|9/14/2012||Assigned to Chicago (AHL).|
|9/25/2011||Assigned to Chicago (AHL).|
|5/03/2011||Re-assigned to Manitoba (AHL).|
|12/13/2010||Signed as a free agent by the Vancouver Canucks to an entry-level contract.|
|9/20/2010||Returned to his junior team (Barrie-OHL).|
|9/17/2010||Invited to training camp by the Detroit Red Wings.|
|9/20/2009||Returned to his junior team (Barrie-OHL).|
|12/13/2010||Signed as a free agent by the Vancouver Canucks.|
Darren Archibald nets first NHL goal | 03/09/2014 12:46 AM
NewsDarren Archibald scored his first career NHL goal in the Canucks' 2-1 win over the Flames on Saturday night.
ImpactIt took Archibald 14 games to notch his first one. Archibald is not much of a scorer; he had 12 goals and 22 points in 55 AHL games this season. Yannick Weber netted the game-winner five minutes into the third period.David Booth, Shawn Matthias and Jordan Schroeder picked up the helpers.
Canucks bring up Darren Archibald | 03/03/2014 6:13 PM
NewsDarren Archibald has been summoned from the minors by Vancouver.
ImpactHe has 21 points and 65 penalty minutes in 44 games with the Utica Comets of the AHL. Archibald has skated in 11 games with Vancouver this season and he's earned two assists.
Archibald needs to make identity for himself | 01/15/2014 10:36 AM
NewsCanucks coach John Tortorella will be looking for Darren Archibald to forge an identity for himself in the minors.
ImpactArchibald returned to the AHL after playing in three straight games with Vancouver. "I thought he had a couple of good shifts, but I don't know who he is," Tortorella said. "He is going to have to decide who he is if he is going to play in the National Hockey League. I don't say that in a negative way. We had a conversation and I hope when he comes back it's 'I'm going to show you who I am.' Then maybe he sticks, I don't know." Archibald has 13 points and 48 penalty minutes in 24 AHL contests this season.
Darren Archibald returns to the minors | 01/14/2014 4:45 PM
NewsDarren Archibald has been demoted by the Vancouver Canucks.
ImpactArchibald has 13 points and 48 penalty minutes in 24 AHL contests in 2013-14. He also has two assists in 11 games with Vancouver.
Darren Archibald is called up by Vancouver | 01/07/2014 1:13 PM
NewsThe Vancouver Canucks have summoned Darren Archibald.
Canucks.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactArchibald has six goals and 13 points in 24 games this season. He isn't expected to have any fantasy value in 2013-14.
| 10/26/2013 7:03 AM
NewsDarren Archibald was called up from the minors on Friday October 25.
Darren Archibald re-ups with Canucks | 08/06/2013 3:12 PM
NewsDarren Archibald has re-signed with Vancouver.
Darren Archibald on Twitter
ImpactTerms were not announced, but it looks like a one year deal. He announced via Twitter that he was; "Proud to be apart of the @VanCanucks organization for another year. Excited for the upcoming season." He had 22 point and 47 penalty minutes in 55 games with the AHL's Chicago Wolves last year. Archibald, 23, hasn't played in an NHL contest yet.
Canucks recall Darren Archibald from AHL | 04/30/2013 2:46 PM
NewsVancouver Canucks recall Darren Archibald from AHL Chicago.
ImpactArchibald had 12 goals and 22 points in 55 games with the Wolves this season. He was recalled along with a host of other Wolves after Chicago missed the AHL playoffs. They'll simply tag along with the Canucks and get a chance to experience the playoff atmosphere.
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