Minnesota Wild
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Thomas
Vanek
Thomas Vanek
26
Thomas
Vanek
position: Left Wing
Shoots: Right
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 218
Drafted: Buffalo
Round: 1st
Draft Year: 2003
Overall: 5th
Born: 01/19/1984
Age: 30
Birthplace: Vienna, AUT
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Last 5 GamesGAP+/-PIMPPSHGW
4/11/2009 BOS213+22100
4/9/2009 @ CAR000+20000
4/8/2009 @ TOR101+12001
4/6/2009 DET000-10000
4/4/2009 NJD000-10000
SeasonGPGAP+/-PIMPPSHGW
'08-'0973402464-1442025
ShootoutGSS%GW
BUF1616.671
CareerGPGAP+/-PIMPP
Regular694282294576+41410114
Playoffs53201030-92210
Player Headlines
Career Notes
USHL First All-Star Team (2002) USHL MVP (2002) WCHA All-Rookie Team (2003) WCHA Second All-Star Team (2003, 2004) WCHA Rookie of the Year (2003) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (2003) NCAA Championship Tournament MVP (2003) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2004) AHL All-Rookie Team (2005) NHL Second All-Star Team (2007) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2009) Signed as a free agent by Graz (Austria), October 1, 2012. Traded to NY Islanders by Buffalo for Matt Moulson and NY Islanders' 1st and 2nd round choices in 2015 Entry Draft, October 27, 2013. Traded to Montreal by NY Islanders with NY Islanders' 5th round choice (Nikolas Koberstein) in 2014 Entry Draft for Sebastian Collberg and Montreal's 2nd round choice (later traded to Tampa Bay Tampa Bay selected Johnathan MacLeod) in 2014 Entry Draft, March 5, 2014. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, July 1, 2014.