Sports and Scores
 
NHL Hockey
Scoreboard| Stats|Standings|Teams|Players|Player News|Injuries|Transactions
#26
Thomas Vanek
G A Pts
16 30 46
Team: Florida Panthers Height: 6-2 Born: 1/19/1984
Position: LWWeight: 214 Birthplace: Vienna, Austria

Latest News
Mar. 24 7:08 AM PT8:08 AM MT9:08 AM CT10:08 AM ET14:08 GMT22:08 7:08 AM MST9:08 AM EST18:08 UAE10:08 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek had an assist as the Panthers beat the Coyotes 3-1 on Thursday night.
Analysis: Vanek now has seven assists in his last six games after notching just one goal in his first five contests with the Panthers.
Mar. 15 8:03 AM PT9:03 AM MT10:03 AM CT11:03 AM ET15:03 GMT23:03 8:03 AM MST10:03 AM EST19:03 UAE11:03 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek had a career-high four assists and the Panthers beat the Maple Leafs 7-2 on Tuesday night to stop a five-game slide.
Analysis: Vanek experienced his first victory with the Panthers since he was acquired March 1 in a trade with the Detroit Red Wings, a span of six games. He had just one goal since the trade.
Mar. 7 8:33 PM PT9:33 PM MT10:33 PM CT11:33 PM ET4:33 GMT12:33 9:33 PM MST11:33 PM EST8:33 UAE23:33 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek scored his first goal in a Panthers uniform but finished a minus-2 in Tuesday's loss to the Rangers.
Analysis: The veteran wing had been held without a point in his first two games since being acquired from Detroit last week. Vanek is playing on one of Florida's top two lines and is receiving plenty of power-play time, so he's got a solid chance of maintaining the level of production he had with the Red Wings.
Mar. 1 8:14 AM PT9:14 AM MT10:14 AM CT11:14 AM ET16:14 GMT0:14 9:14 AM MST11:14 AM EST20:14 UAE11:14 ETNaN:� BRT - The Red Wings have reached an agreement to trade Vanek to the Florida Panthers.
Analysis: In Vanek, the Panthers add a high-scoring veteran forward in their bid to make a late-season playoff push. He signed a one-year deal with Detroit last summer. He has 15 goals and 38 points in 48 games this season.
Feb. 19 2:30 PM PT3:30 PM MT4:30 PM CT5:30 PM ET22:30 GMT6:30 3:30 PM MST5:30 PM EST2:30 UAE (+1)17:30 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek scored his 15th goal in Sunday's win at Pittsburgh.
Analysis: Vanek has three goals in six games after going seven without one. He has 37 points in 46 games after totaling 41 in 74 contests last season with Minnesota.
Feb. 15 1:42 PM PT2:42 PM MT3:42 PM CT4:42 PM ET21:42 GMT5:42 2:42 PM MST4:42 PM EST1:42 UAE (+1)16:42 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek is expected to play Wednesday against the Blues after missing one game with an ankle injury.
Analysis: Vanek, who has two goals and two assists over his last three games, shares the team lead with 14 goals.
Feb. 11 4:36 PM PT5:36 PM MT6:36 PM CT7:36 PM ET0:36 GMT8:36 5:36 PM MST7:36 PM EST4:36 UAE (+1)19:36 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek scored his 14th goal Saturday in Columbus but suffered a lower-body injury and sat out Sunday against Minnesota.
Analysis: He has two goals and three assists in his last five games.
Feb. 10 6:30 AM PT7:30 AM MT8:30 AM CT9:30 AM ET14:30 GMT22:30 7:30 AM MST9:30 AM EST18:30 UAE9:30 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek had two assists Thursday.
Analysis: He has four points over a four-game stretch.
Feb. 8 8:05 AM PT9:05 AM MT10:05 AM CT11:05 AM ET16:05 GMT0:05 9:05 AM MST11:05 AM EST20:05 UAE11:05 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek ended a seven-game goal drought with a power-play tally in Tuesday's overtime loss to Columbus.
Analysis: Though the veteran wing scored just twice over his previous 11 games, he still leads Detroit with 13 goals and should draw considerable interest at the trade deadline should the Red Wings decide to move him.
Jan. 22 10:12 AM PT11:12 AM MT12:12 PM CT1:12 PM ET18:12 GMT2:12 11:12 AM MST1:12 PM EST22:12 UAE13:12 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek exited Sunday's game against the Rangers in the first period with an apparent lower-body injury and did not return.
Analysis: Vanek leads Detroit with 12 goals and 31 points despite missing 11 games with a hip injury earlier this season. The Red Wings went 3-8-1 with the veteran wing out of the lineup, so losing him for an extended period may prove costly.
Jan. 16 3:22 PM PT4:22 PM MT5:22 PM CT6:22 PM ET23:22 GMT7:22 4:22 PM MST6:22 PM EST3:22 UAE (+1)18:22 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek scored in the Wings' 1-0 win over Montreal on Monday.
Analysis: Vanek has scored in back-to-back games and has five goals and four assists during a six-game point streak. His seven goals in 10 games since Dec. 27 are tied for second-most in the league.
Jan. 13 8:29 AM PT9:29 AM MT10:29 AM CT11:29 AM ET16:29 GMT0:29 9:29 AM MST11:29 AM EST20:29 UAE11:29 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek recorded an assist in Thursday's loss at Dallas to stretch his point streak to four games.
Analysis: The veteran sniper has six points over the run and has registered at least one in nine of his last 11 games, amassing five goals and seven assists during that time period.
Jan. 8 8:11 AM PT9:11 AM MT10:11 AM CT11:11 AM ET16:11 GMT0:11 9:11 AM MST11:11 AM EST20:11 UAE11:11 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek followed Thursday's two-goal game with a goal and an assist Saturday.
Analysis: He has five goals and two assists over his last six games.
Jan. 6 12:03 PM PT1:03 PM MT2:03 PM CT3:03 PM ET20:03 GMT4:03 1:03 PM MST3:03 PM EST0:03 UAE (+1)15:03 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek scored two goals to help the Red Wings to Thursday's 4-0 win at Los Angeles.
Analysis: The soon-to-be 33-year-old continues to show he's still got plenty left. Vanek now has four goals over his last five games and 23 points in 28 games during what's been a resurgent first season in Detroit.
Jan. 1 3:33 PM PT4:33 PM MT5:33 PM CT6:33 PM ET23:33 GMT7:33 4:33 PM MST6:33 PM EST3:33 UAE (+1)18:33 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek had an assist Sunday.
Analysis: He has two goals and two assists during a four-game point streak.
Oct. 27 8:22 PM PT9:22 PM MT10:22 PM CT11:22 PM ET3:22 GMT11:22 8:22 PM MST10:22 PM EST7:22 UAE (+1)23:22 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek will return to the Red Wings' lineup for Sunday's game against Calgary.
Analysis: The veteran wing is back from an 11-game absence caused by a hip injury. Vanek was off to a tremendous start prior to getting hurt, amassing four goals and four assists in seven games.
Oct. 22 5:57 PM PT6:57 PM MT7:57 PM CT8:57 PM ET0:57 GMT8:57 5:57 PM MST7:57 PM EST4:57 UAE (+1)20:57 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek picked up an assist in Saturday's 3-0 win over San Jose.
Analysis: Vanek has notched a point in four of six games and is tied for the team lead with seven points. He's off to a fantastic start after finishing last season with a disappointing 41 points for Minnesota.
Oct. 19 7:11 PM PT8:11 PM MT9:11 PM CT10:11 PM ET2:11 GMT10:11 7:11 PM MST9:11 PM EST6:11 UAE (+1)22:11 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek scored a power-play goal in the second period in Wednesday's 2-1 win at the Rangers.
Analysis: Two of Vanek's three goals and two of his three assists have come on the power play.
Oct. 18 7:48 AM PT8:48 AM MT9:48 AM CT10:48 AM ET14:48 GMT22:48 7:48 AM MST9:48 AM EST18:48 UAE10:48 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek continued his strong start in his first season with Detroit by recording three assists, including two on the power play, in Monday's win over Ottawa.
Analysis: Vanek tied a career low with 41 points last season for Minnesota but already has five through three games with the Red Wings. He's tied for the league lead with three power-play points.
Oct. 13 6:52 PM PT7:52 PM MT8:52 PM CT9:52 PM ET1:52 GMT9:52 6:52 PM MST8:52 PM EST5:52 UAE (+1)21:52 ET22:52 BRT - Vanek scored two goals for the Red Wings in Thursday's season-opening 6-4 loss to the Lightning.
Analysis: Vanek continued his career-long success against Tampa Bay by scoring twice, including a power-play goal, in the opening 8:26 of the game. He has 27 goals and 45 points in 41 games against the Lightning.
July 1 1:56 PM PT2:56 PM MT3:56 PM CT4:56 PM ET20:56 GMT4:56 1:56 PM MST3:56 PM EST0:56 UAE (+1)16:56 ET17:56 BRT - Vanek agreed to a one-year, $2.6 million deal with the Red Wings on Friday.
Analysis: The Wild bought out the final year of Vanek's contract following a disappointing two-year stint with the team. The 32-year-old Austrian scored a career-low 18 goals last season, but has been a proven scorer in the past with 316 goals since Buffalo drafted him No. 3 overall in 2003 and he made his NHL debut two years later.

Career Regular Season Stats

Totals
Year Team GP G A Pts +/- PM PP SHG GWG S SPct.
2005-06 Buf 81 25 23 48 -11 72 11 0 4 204 12.25
2006-07 Buf 82 43 41 84 47 40 15 0 5 237 18.14
2007-08 Buf 82 36 28 64 -5 64 19 0 9 240 15.00
2008-09 Buf 73 40 24 64 -1 44 20 2 5 211 18.96
2009-10 Buf 71 28 25 53 9 42 10 0 6 182 15.38
2010-11 Buf 80 32 41 73 2 24 11 0 5 238 13.45
2011-12 Buf 78 26 35 61 -6 52 10 0 5 204 12.75
2012-13 Buf 38 20 21 41 -1 20 9 1 2 119 16.81
2013-14 Buf 13 4 5 9 -5 4 1 0 0 50 8.00
2013-14 NYI 47 17 27 44 4 34 5 0 2 137 12.41
2013-14 Mon 18 6 9 15 8 8 2 0 2 61 9.84
2013-14 Tot 78 27 41 68 7 46 8 0 4 248 10.89
2014-15 Min 80 21 31 52 -6 37 5 0 2 171 12.28
2015-16 Min 74 18 23 41 -10 22 6 0 5 146 12.33
2016-17 Det 48 15 23 38 2 16 5 0 2 99 15.15
2016-17 Fla 11 1 7 8 -8 2 0 0 0 19 5.26
2016-17 Tot 59 16 30 46 -6 18 5 0 2 118 13.56
Career 876 332 363 695 19 481 129 3 54 2318 14.32

Career Postseason Stats

Totals
Totals Team GP G A Pts +/- PM PP SHG GWG S SPct.
2005-06 Buf 10 2 0 2 -1 6 2 0 0 16 12.50
2006-07 Buf 16 6 4 10 2 10 1 0 2 36 16.67
2009-10 Buf 3 2 1 3 1 2 0 0 0 10 20.00
2010-11 Buf 7 5 0 5 -7 0 4 0 0 20 25.00
2013-14 Mon 17 5 5 10 -4 4 3 0 0 28 17.86
2014-15 Min 10 0 4 4 -7 2 0 0 0 19 0.00
Career 63 20 14 34 -16 24 10 0 2 129 15.50

Sports Data Powered by STATS © 2017 by STATS.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS is strictly prohibited.

Audio On Demand

Phil Perry, CSNNE on the …

Phil Perry, CSNNE on the Patriots and NFL free agency

Pete talks with The Senator, Phil Perry about the Patriots trading for Dwayne Allen, ruling out a return to New England for Martellus Bennett. They also talk about the potential future of Patriots backup QB Jimmy Garoppolo and some of the big names in NFL free agency

NFL SUNDAY...the final segment of the year -- 2-5-17

Pete, Thornton and Price give their final thoughts and predictions for the Super Bowl.

Gabe Morency, Sports Rage TV and FNTSY Sports Net, joins NFL SUNDAY to go over the various props for Super Bowl 51 -- 2-5-17

Gabe calls the boys to handicap one of the biggest gambling days of the year - Super Bowl 51! Gabe has all the point spread info down and gets to all of the major prop bets that interest him.

Kirk and Callahan- Will I…

Kirk and Callahan- Will Isaiah Thomas win a title in Boston? 3-7-17

Kirk, Gerry, and Alex Reimer discuss whether or not Isaiah Thomas will win a title in Boston.

Kirk and Callahan- Celtics lose after Thomas mishandles the ball 3-6-17

Gerry, Kirk, and Trenni react to the Celtics loss against the Suns.

Danny Picard gives his thoughts on the Celtics, the incredible season Isaiah Thomas is having and potential trade opportunities for Boston -- 2-19-17

The NBA trade rumor mill is beginning to swirl as the deadline approaches and Picard is ready to go! He talks about the possibility of Jimmy Butler coming to Boston, why Isaiah Thomas is not getting enough respect and the future of the Celtics.

Bradfo Sho, Ep. 19: Being…

Bradfo Sho, Ep. 19: Being Drew Pomeranz

Rob Bradford is joined by Drew Pomeranz, the Red Sox pitcher who so many are wondering if he will be able to live up the value placed on him by the Red Sox when trading away top pitching prospect Anderson Espinoza last July. Pomeranz goes into detail regarding his injury last season, the stem cell treatment he underwent in the offseason, and how he thinks things stand heading into the 2017 campaign.

Bradfo Sho, Ep. 18: Tom Caron

Rob Bradford is joined by Tom Caron, the man responsible for guiding the ship when it comes to Red Sox pregame and postgame shows, along with various other important duties with the New England Sports Network, including offering the play-by-play for both TV and radio throughout spring training. Tom and Rob discuss a variety of topics, such as nickname conundrums, radio vs. television, criticizing the team, behind-the-scenes for the broadcasts and where the industry is going.

Bradfo Sho, Ep. 17: The curious case of Carlos Quentin

Rob Bradford is joined by two-time All-Star outfielder Carlos Quentin, who is attempting a comeback with the Red Sox this spring. Quentin's path back to baseball involves almost quitting the game less than a year ago, losing 40 pounds and trying to sell himself to general managers all over Major League Baseball. Quentin explains his journey, which has led him to the back fields at JetBlue Park.

The 1972 Bruins

Highlights

Saturday Skate - Bruins and the All-Star break

Guys talk the Bruins season so far and the All-Star Break

Saturday Skate - Firing Claude

Guys discuss if or when the Bruins will fire Coach Julian

K&C - Bradford’s play-b…

K&C - Bradford’s play-by-play of the tornado; Riley Dennis is sick of cis sexism 3-24-17

Hour 4. Rob Bradford had some great insight into the tornado at last night’s Red Sox game. The guys don’t understand what Riley Dennis is trying to argue for.

K&C - Lavar Ball isn’t a factor in drafting Lonzo; Ken Laird was on the Tampa pregame show 3-24-17

Hour 3. The guys don’t think Lavar Ball has any influence on Lonzo’s draft stock. Ken Laird gave a lively performance on the Lightning pregame show.

K&C - Mr. Skin joins the show to weigh in on his Whack-It bracket 3-24-17

The American treasure Mr. Skins joins the show to talk the Whack-It bracket and take calls.

OMF - LaVar Ball is a hea…

OMF - LaVar Ball is a head coach's nightmare, 3-24-17

HOUR 4 - Glenn, Lou and Christian go over a great story in USA Today's "For The Win" blog, which talks about how LaVar Ball was a nuisance towards the head coach Chino Hills high school team, where Lonzo, LaMelo, and LiAngelo play.

OMF - The Whiner Line, 3-24-17

The weekly edition of the Whiner Line

OMF - Does the Bruins losing streak prove that Claude was NOT the problem? 3-24-17

HOUR 3 - The guys get back into some Bruins talk and try to parse out some of the blame pie. Also, Glenn thinks Roger Goodell is lying, and that Colin Kaepernick is getting a raw deal.

Freestyle Friday Hour Fou…

Freestyle Friday Hour Four - Malcolm Butler, NFL Draft, more Bruins

Final hour brings in the Patriots to the topic table, and still some more Bruins anger.

Freestyle Friday Hour Three - Bruins Meltdown Deja Vu

Mostly angry fire from Bruins fans this hour, with a little NCAA mixed in as well.

Freestyle Friday Hour Two - Umass Embarrassed, NCAA tourney, Bruins

Three topics on the table in hour #2 of Freestyle Friday

Ep. 56: Howie Carr

Ep. 56: Howie Carr

Kirk Minihane, future radio hall of famer, sits down with current radio hall of famer Howie Carr. Kirk and Howie talk about Howie's latest book Kennedy Babylon. If you like famous people engaging in sex scandals, hard drug taking, and murder this is the podcast for you. Its a fascinating look at Boston's most famous family and the problems that took the family down.

Ep. 55: Kirk has a proposal for Callahan and the Producers

Kirk Minihane, host and overlord of the morning show, brings Gerry Callahan and producers Chris and Ken into the studio to hear his show proposal. Kirk is thinking about making some changes to the morning show and wants to hear his crew's opinion.

Ep. 54: Richard Deitsch

SI's Richard Deitsch returns to the podcast to talk with Kirk about the K&C casting couch, how ESPN wimps out when they are called out for slander, what's going on with Bill Simmons, and the rise of podcasting.

The Real K&C - Hardos, st…

The Real K&C - Hardos, strawmen & fart noises 3-24-17

Ken Laird and Chris Curtis have a Friday edition of the K&C recap show as 'Hardo Mut' was in with Kirk and Gerry.

Enough About Me - Ep. 56: Howie Carr

Kirk Minihane, future radio hall of famer, sits down with current radio hall of famer Howie Carr. Kirk and Howie talk about Howie's latest book Kennedy Babylon. If you like famous people engaging in sex scandals, hard drug taking, and murder this is the podcast for you. Its a fascinating look at Boston's most famous family and the problems that took the family down.

Bradfo Sho, Ep. 19: Being Drew Pomeranz

Rob Bradford is joined by Drew Pomeranz, the Red Sox pitcher who so many are wondering if he will be able to live up the value placed on him by the Red Sox when trading away top pitching prospect Anderson Espinoza last July. Pomeranz goes into detail regarding his injury last season, the stem cell treatment he underwent in the offseason, and how he thinks things stand heading into the 2017 campaign.

Enough About Me - Ep. 56:…

Enough About Me - Ep. 56: Howie Carr

Kirk Minihane, future radio hall of famer, sits down with current radio hall of famer Howie Carr. Kirk and Howie talk about Howie's latest book Kennedy Babylon. If you like famous people engaging in sex scandals, hard drug taking, and murder this is the podcast for you. Its a fascinating look at Boston's most famous family and the problems that took the family down.

More from this show

Ep. 56: Howie Carr

Ep. 56: Howie Carr

Kirk Minihane, future radio hall of famer, sits down with current radio hall of famer Howie Carr. Kirk and Howie talk about Howie's latest book Kennedy Babylon. If you like famous people engaging in sex scandals, hard drug taking, and murder this is the podcast for you. Its a fascinating look at Boston's most famous family and the problems that took the family down.

More from this show

K&C - Mut takes his shirt…

K&C - Mut takes his shirt off, K&C can’t go to DC; Dino offered his house at a great discount 3-24-17

Hour 1. Gerry tells Kirk that the trip to the White House may not happen for them. Mut takes his shirt off to prove how well the gym has worked. The guys read an old email from Dino.

More from this show

K&C - 24 hours with Adam …

K&C - 24 hours with Adam Schefter; Headlines with Kirk; Mut’s workout notebook 3-24-17

Hour 2. Headlines with Kirk. Kirk and Gerry give Mut a hard time for his workout notebook.

More from this show

K&C - Bradford’s play-b…

K&C - Bradford’s play-by-play of the tornado; Riley Dennis is sick of cis sexism 3-24-17

Hour 4. Rob Bradford had some great insight into the tornado at last night’s Red Sox game. The guys don’t understand what Riley Dennis is trying to argue for.

More from this show

News & Analysis