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Colin Wilson
NUMBER: 33 BIRTHDATE: October 20, 1989  (AGE 25)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Greenwich, CT, United States
WEIGHT: 216 DRAFTED: NSH / 2008 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (7th overall)    Prospect Bio
2015 Playoff Notes: - Set a franchise record for most goals in a series (5). - Opened the scoring in Games One, Two and Three. - Tied for the NHL lead in postseason goals (5) and leads in playoff PP points (4g-0a-4pts). NHL Playoff Notes: - Scored his first career playoff goal in Game Five of the 2012 Western Conference Semifinal vs. ARI. - Made his NHL playoff debut in 2010, playing in all six Preds games in the Western Conference Quarterfinal vs. CHI. Additional Playoff/Championship Notes: - Won the NCAA Championship with Boston University in 2009 and was named to the 2009 Frozen Four All-Tournament team after posting five points (2g-3a) in four NCAA Tournament games. - The lone college player on Team USA at the 2009 World Championship. - Named Team USA s Most Outstanding Player at the 2009 World Junior Championship after tying for eighth in the tournament in points (3g-6a-9pts, 6gp). - Tied for the goal-scoring lead at the 2008 WJC and ranked second on Team USA in points (6g-1a-7pts).
Hockey East All-Rookie Team (2008) Hockey East Rookie of the Year (2008) Hockey East First All-Star Team (2009) NCAA East First All-American Team (2009) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (2009)
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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