Brother of Jerry AHL Second All-Star Team (1955) AHL First All-Star Team (1956) John B. Sollenberger Trophy (Leading Scorer AHL) (1956)
Traded to NY Rangers by Boston with Ed Harrison for Dunc Fisher and future considerations (loan of Alex Kaleta to Hershey-AHL, November 20, 1950), November 16, 1950. Traded to Providence (AHL) by NY Rangers with Pat Egan and Jean-Paul Denis for Jack Stoddard, January 1, 1952. Claimed by Chicago from Providence (AHL) in Inter-League Draft, June 5, 1956.
That's a really tough thing to play through; when you finally are thrown out there, the game is fast, intense, every single play matters, you've got to find a way to play through that and make smart plays. So it's a huge testament to [Vermette] and some other individuals in our locker room that are putting their own ego, their own wants and needs aside, and are ready for those opportunities when they do come.
— Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews on teammate Antoine Vermette, who returned from being a healthy scratch in Game 3 to score the double-overtime winner in Game 4