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Antoine Vermette

Antoine Vermette  #50

NUMBER: 50 BIRTHDATE: July 20, 1982  (AGE 33)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: St. Agapit, QC, Canada
WEIGHT: 198 DRAFTED: OTT / 2000 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (55th overall)
2015-16: Scored 2 goals vs. ANA, Nov. 25...Had an assist at WPG, Nov. 21 Recorded 1st point (0-2-2) and multi-point game of season vs. VAN, Oct. 30. 2014-15: Posted 13-22-35 in 63 games with the Coyotes before being traded to CHI on Feb. 28 Ranked 5th on the Coyotes in scoring and tied for 2nd in PPGs (6) Ranked first on the team and 13th in the NHL in face-offs (56%) Won the 8th most face-offs in the league (872) Played in his 800th NHL game at TOR, Jan. 29 Had an assist to record his 400th career NHL point at TBL, Oct. 28 Recorded 4-3-7 and was a plus-5 in 20 postseason games with CHI to help the team win the Stanley Cup Tied for the team lead and ranked 2nd in the NHL with 3 postseason GWGs. NOTES: Has also played for CHI, OTT and CBJ Owns a career face-off percentage of 56.1% Had his 482 consecutive games streak snapped Oct. 24, 2015.
AHL All-Rookie Team (2003) Missed majority of 2001-02 due to neck injury in Team Canada Jr. Selection Camp, June 3, 2001. Traded to Columbus by Ottawa for Pascal Leclaire and Columbus' 2nd round choice (Robin Lehner) in 2009 Entry Draft, March 4, 2009. Traded to Phoenix by Columbus for Curtis McElhinney, Ottawa's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, later traded to Philadelphia Philadelphia selected Anthony Stolarz) in 2012 Entry Draft and Phoenix's 4th round choice (later traded to Philadelphia, later traded to Los Angeles Los Angeles selected Justin Auger) in 2013 Entry Draft, February 22, 2012. Traded to Chicago by Arizona for Klas Dahlbeck and Chicago's 1st round choice (Nick Merkley) in 2015 Entry Draft, February 28, 2015. Signed as a free agent by Arizona, July 1, 2015.



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We don't know how long Carey will be out, but for us, it's business as usual.

— Montreal Canadiens coach Michel Therrien on goaltender Carey Price, who is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury
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