One of the most popular players in Utica Comets history has been traded.

Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that Darren Archibald has been sent to the Ottawa Senators, along with goaltender Anders Nilsson

The Canucks acquired goaltender Mike McKenna, forward Tom Pyatt and a 2019 sixth round draft pick in the trade.

Archibald has played in 52 career games with Vancouver, totaling six goals and 14 points

He had a goal and an assist in nine games with the Canucks this season.