Had one hit, one block and one shot in his season debut vs. DET (1/13)
Recalled for the second time this season on Feb. 26
Had 28 points (16+12) in 44 games for Rochester (AHL) at the time of his recall
Tallied his first career point with the Sabres (assist) at COL (3/28)
Notched an assist at ARI (3/30)
Scored his first goal as a Sabre and pushed his point streak to three games vs. TOR (4/1)
CCHA All-Rookie Team (2009) CCHA First All-Star Team (2010) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2010) AHL All-Rookie Team (2011)
Traded to Vancouver by Carolina with Jeremy Welsh for Kellan Tochkin and Vancouver's 4th round choice (Josh Wesley) in 2014 Entry Draft, September 29, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Buffalo July 13, 2014.
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