Antoine Vermette

Antoine Vermette

#50C,
Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 1"/197 lbs
Born: St. Agapit, Canada
Draft: 2000 2nd round (55th pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • NHL Rumors: David Backes Gets Encouraging Update On Ducks' Plans For Him
    New England Sports Network

    NHL Rumors: David Backes Gets Encouraging Update On Ducks' Plans For Him

    The 36-year-old Backes landed with the Ducks days before the 2020 NHL trade deadline in the deal that sent Ondrej Kase to the Boston Bruins, who signed Backes to a five-year, $30 million deal prior to the 2016 season. But according to St. Louis Blues rinkside reporter Andy Strickland, who often breaks news regarding Backes, the Ducks plan to hold on to the veteran forward.

  • Pain medicine led to health problems for Kesler
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    Pain medicine led to health problems for Kesler

    Greg Wyshynski ESPN Greg Wyshynski is ESPN's senior NHL writer. Follow on Twitter Former NHL player Ryan Kesler said the lack of education about a popular anti-inflammatory medication led to his chronic digestive problems, which he revealed on a Canadian sports documentary. Kesler and other former NHL players spoke out about overuse of medications like toradol, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, on a TSN news segment called "The Problem of Pain," which debuts Tuesday night.

  • 2020 NHL draft order: Picks for all seven rounds
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    2020 NHL draft order: Picks for all seven rounds

    The New York Rangers will have the first overall selection after winning the draft lottery. The Los Angeles Kings and Ottawa Senators round out the top three spots. This year's top three prospects, according to NHL draft analyst Chris Peters, are Alexis Lafreniere, Quinton Byfield and Tim Stutzle.