• Vey finished second on the Medicine Hat Tigers with 72 points (24-48-72) in 71 games and led the team in power-play assists with 24.
• He played for Team West, capturing a bronze medal, at the 2008 World Under-17 Challenge.
• Vey played his minor hockey in his hometown playing on his first hockey team, the Wakaw Warriors, at the age of four.
• His older brother, Shaun, played four seasons with the Tri-City Americans in the WHL and played for University of Saskatchewan in 2008-09.
• Vey’s childhood hockey idol was Mario Lemiuex and he credits his dad for having the most influence on his career – “he has given me every opportunity possible to be successful and has encouraged me my whole life”.
NHL Team: Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Player: Sidney Crosby Shootout move: “Fake shot forehand, then go backhand” Goal Celebration: “One knee fist pump” Movie: Remember the Titans TV Show: Friends Pump-up song: “Gotta Be Somebody” by Nickelback Website: NHL.com Sport (other than hockey): Golf Place to visit: Vancouver
NHL GameCenter LIVE™ is now NHL.TV™.
Watch out-of-market games and replays with an all new redesigned media player, mobile and connected device apps.
Introducing the new official NHL App, available for iPhone, iPad and Android smartphones and tablets. A host of new features and improved functionality are available across all platforms, including a redesigned league-wide scoreboard, expanded news coverage, searchable video highlights, individual team experiences* and more. The new NHL App on your tablet also introduces new offerings such as 60fps video, Multitasking** and Picture-in-Picture.
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