|Assets:||A mammoth forward with an edge to his game, he also displays two-way upside at lower levels. Is hard to line up against when he keeps his game simple.|
|Flaws:||Needs to continue to work on his skating and coordination in order to maximize his checking potential in the NHL. Also, he will be a limited producer at the highest level.|
|Career Potential:||Huge depth forward.|
|10/25/2015||Signed with the Iowa Wild (AHL) to a professional try-out contract.|
|10/19/2015||Released by the Manitoba Moose (AHL) from professional try-out contract.|
|11/20/2014||Acquired from the Vancouver Canucks.|
|9/25/2014||Assigned to the Utica Comets (AHL).|
|3/01/2014||Assigned to the Utica Comets (AHL).|
|2/24/2014||Recalled from the Utica Comets (AHL).|
|2/09/2014||Assigned to the Utica Comets (AHL).|
|1/15/2014||Recalled from the Utica Comets (AHL).|
|9/22/2013||Assigned to Utica (AHL).|
|7/19/2013||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Vancouver Canucks to a two-year contract.|
|4/30/2013||Recalled from Chicago (AHL).|
|3/20/2013||Re-assigned to Chicago (AHL).|
|3/16/2013||Signed as a free agent by the Vancouver Canucks to a one-year contract.|
|11/20/2014||Vancouver Canucks traded Kellan Lain to the Edmonton Oilers for Will Acton.|
|3/16/2013||Signed as a free agent by the Vancouver Canucks.|
Kellan Lain sent back to the minors | 03/02/2014 10:18 AM
NewsThe Vancouver Canucks have sent Kellan Lain back to Utica of the AHL.
ImpactLain was returned on Saturday after he was a healthy scratch against the Wild on Friday. He has 12 points and 96 penalty minutes in the AHL this season and has a goal in eight NHL games with 21 penalty minutes with the Canucks.
Kellan Lain rejoins the Canucks | 02/25/2014 11:13 AM
NewsThe Vancouver Canucks have promoted Kellan Lain.
ImpactLain has 12 points and 96 penalty minutes in 42 AHL games this season. He might be an insurance policy if Ryan Kesler (hand) isn't able to play on Wednesday.
Kellan Lain going back to the AHL | 02/09/2014 5:06 PM
NewsKellan Lain was returned to AHL Utica after his first stint in the NHL.
ImpactLain scored a goal and tallied 21 penalty minutes in his first eight games.
Lain scores his first goal in the NHL | 01/22/2014 3:15 AM
NewsKellan Lain scored a goal in Vancouver's 2-1 win over Edmonton Tuesday evening at Rexall Place.
ImpactLain's first two NHL games have been eventful. Lain logged two seconds of ice time in his debut Saturday night before he was ejected for participating in an opening faceoff line brawl against the Calgary Flames and in his second game he scored a goal against the Oilers. Zach Kassian scored the other goal for the Canucks.
Kellan Lain gets booted 2 seconds into debut | 01/19/2014 11:36 AM
NewsKellan Lain's NHL debut lasted all of two seconds.
ImpactWell, technically it last longer than that. It was two seconds worth of playing time, but he was on the ice for far longer than that during the massive line brawl that opened Saturday's game between Vancouver and Calgary. Lain took part in the melee and was booted from the game as a result.
Vancouver summons Kellan Lain | 01/15/2014 6:25 PM
NewsThe Vancouver Canucks have called up Kellan Lain.
Josh Clipperton on Twitter
ImpactLain has 11 points and 84 penalty minutes in 35 AHL games in 2013-14. He might make his NHL debut on Wednesday.
Kellan Lane sent to Utica of AHL | 09/23/2013 11:03 AM
NewsThe Vancouver Canucks have assigned Kellan Lain to Utica of the AHL.
ImpactJust an FYI as the former Lake Superior State center signed with the Canucks last season after his junior season and did not register a point in 13 AHL games with Chicago.
|Penalty Minutes||21||2013-14 (Van)|
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