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Mike Vernon | #29

G | 5' 9" | 175 lb
Career
GP W L OT GAA SV%
782 385 274 -- 2.98 .889
  • Mike Vernon
  • Born: February 24, 1963
  • Birthplace: Calgary, AB, CAN
  • Catches: Left
  • Draft: 1981 CGY, 3rd rd, 14th pk (56th overall)
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Season GP GS W L T OT SA GA GAA SV% SO MIN
NHL Career 782 742 385 274 92 -- 19,998 2,210 2.98 .889 27 44,503
Season GP GS W L T OT SA GA GAA SV% SO MIN
NHL Career 782 742 385 274 92 -- 19,998 2,210 2.98 .889 27 44,503

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Mike Vernon News

Awards

Mike Vernon Awards
William M. Jennings Trophy
Season Team
1995-1996 Detroit Red Wings
Conn Smythe Trophy
Season Team
1996-1997 Detroit Red Wings
Stanley Cup
Season Team
1996-1997 Detroit Red Wings
1988-1989 Calgary Flames

Bio

Mike Vernon Bio

Vernon's NHL accomplishments belie his small (5-foot-9, 175 pounds) stature. He's a two-time Stanley Cup champion, winner of the Conn Smythe and Jennings trophies, and an NHL Second-Team All-Star in 1988-89 who retired after 19 seasons with 389 victories.

The Calgary native was selected by the hometown Calgary Flames in the third round (No. 56) of the 1981 NHL Draft. Vernon made his NHL debut as a 19-year-old on Dec. 12, 1982, but it wasn't until 1985-86 that he began to see regular playing time with the Flames. After going 9-3 with three ties during the regular season, Vernon became the Flames' starter during the Stanley Cup Playoffs and helped them reach the Final for the first time, where they lost to the Montreal Canadiens.

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