Canucks forward Jake Virtanen denies sex assault allegations in response to lawsuit

Vancouver Canucks right wing Jake Virtanen (18) fights for control of the puck with Ottawa Senators defenceman Dylan DeMelo (2) during second period NHL action in Vancouver, Tuesday, December 3, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward Vancouver Canucks right wing Jake Virtanen (18) fights for control of the puck with Ottawa Senators defenceman Dylan DeMelo (2) during second period NHL action in Vancouver, Tuesday, December 3, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward