Ryan Stanton
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 2"
BIRTHDATE: 07/20/1989
AGE: 27
DRAFTED: undrafted
Signed as a free agent by Chicago, March 12, 2010. Claimed on waivers by Vancouver from Chicago, September 30, 2013.

Made his National Hockey League debut with Chicago on April 27 at STL, posting a +1 plus/minus rating and two penalty minutes … Registered a career-high 22 assists and 25 points in 73 regular-season games with the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs … Ranked third on the club with 126 penalty minutes and a career-best +16 rating … Equaled a career most with three goals … Named Rockford’s Top Defenseman for the second consecutive season … Set an IceHogs record by appearing in 147 consecutive games (Feb. 26, 2011-Feb. 13, 2013).

Notched 17 points (3G, 14A) in 76 regular-season games with the IceHogs … Ranked second on the club with a career-high 130 PIM … Named Rockford’s Top Defenseman … Registered a career-high three helpers vs. Peoria on Nov. 25.

2010-11: Posted 17 points (3G, 14A) in 73 regular-season games … Recorded a +9 rating … Netted his first professional goal and added an assist at Chicago on Feb. 23 … Named Rockford’s Most Improved Player.

2009-10: Split the season between the IceHogs and Western Hockey League’s Moose Jaw Warriors … Skated in two regular-season games with Rockford, posting his first career point with an assist at San Antonio on April 10 … Held scoreless in two Calder Cup playoff games … Recorded a junior career-high 40 points (10G, 30A) in 59 regular-season games with Moose Jaw … Notched six assists in seven postseason appearances.

2008-09: Tallied 34 points (5G, 29A) and 111 PIM in 69 regular-season games with the Warriors.

2007-08: Registered 20 points (4G, 16A) in 58 regular-season games with Moose Jaw … Held scoreless in six postseason games.

Tallied eight helpers and 75 PIM in 54 regular-season games with the Warriors in his first full WHL season.

Made his junior debut, posting two PIM in as many regular-season games with Moose Jaw.