The Vancouver Canucks have re-signed left wing Chris Higgins to a four-year deal. Higgins, 29, has scored nine goals and five assists in 35 games with the Canucks this season. The deal is woth an average annual value of $2.5 million. The Smithtown, New York-native has appeared in 517 career games with the Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers, Calgary Flames, Florida Panthers and Canucks, scoring 132 goals and 121 assists.