VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Twin superstars Daniel and Henrik Sedin have signed four-year contract extensions with the Vancouver Canucks.
Henrik Sedin — the Canucks’ captain — began Friday leading the NHL with 15 assists and was tied for second with 18 points. Daniel Sedin is tied for seventh with 15 points (six goals, nine assists).
The Swedish natives have both played their entire careers in Vancouver. Daniel was selected second overall and Henrik third in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft.
Henrik Sedin holds franchise records for most points (792), assists (610), and consecutive games played (629). He also has a franchise-best plus-200 rating, and is second in team history in games played (940) and third in game-winning goals (33).
Daniel Sedin ranks second in franchise history with 773 points.