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Thomas Vanek | #26

LW | 6' 2" | 214 lb
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GP G A P +/-
1,029 373 416 789 5
  • Thomas Vanek
  • Born: January 19, 1984
  • Birthplace: Vienna, AUT
  • Shoots: Right
  • Draft: 2003 BUF, 1st rd, 5th pk (5th overall)
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Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
NHL Career 1,029 373 416 789 5 547 137 268 3 3 56 6 2,609 14.3
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
NHL Career 1,029 373 416 789 5 547 137 268 3 3 56 6 2,609 14.3

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Vanek has played for eight NHL teams, including five in a span of three seasons from 2015-16 through 2017-18. He rejoined one of them, the Detroit Red Wings, when he signed a one-year contract on July 1, 2018.

A two-time 40-goal scorer with the Buffalo Sabres, who selected him in the first round (No. 5) of the 2003 NHL Draft, Vanek had 254 goals and 497 points with the Sabres, including 43 goals and 84 points in his second season.

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