Recorded an assist on Jan. 7 vs. DET... assisted on the overtime winner at SJS on Jan. 17... scored the Flames first goal on Jan. 31 vs. EDM... picked up an assist vs. SJS on Feb. 4... missed Feb. 9 at SJS with an illness... had an assist on Feb. 16 vs. BOS... missed Feb. 18 - Mar. 25 with a lower body injury... recorded an assist in his return at MIN on Mar. 27...
QMJHL Second All-Star Team (2009)
Traded to Calgary by Buffalo with Chris Butler for Robyn Regehr, Ales Kotalik and Calgary's 2nd round choice (Jake McCabe) in 2012 Entry Draft, June 25, 2011.
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