Max Véronneau

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Max Véronneau
Born (1995-12-12) December 12, 1995 (age 23)
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shoots Right
NHL team Ottawa Senators
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2019–present

Maximilian Cross Véronneau is a Canadian professional ice hockey player for the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League (NHL). Véronneau played junior ice hockey in his hometown of Ottawa, then joined the Princeton University Tigers. After completing his senior season at Princeton, he signed as a free agent with the Senators.

Playing career[edit]

After playing junior 'A' ice hockey in Ottawa, Ontario, with the Gloucester Rangers, Véronneau entered Princeton University in 2015. In his junior year 2017–18, Veronneau placed second in NCAA Division 1 scoring with 17 goals and 38 assists for 55 points in 36 games. In 2017, Véronneau attended the Vegas Golden Knights' development camp.[1] After four seasons with the Princeton Tigers, Véronneau was regarded as one of the top NCAA free agents. He signed as a free agent with his hometown Senators in March 2019, signing a two-year entry-level contract.[2] He made his NHL debut on March 14, 2019 against the St. Louis Blues. Véronneau was named the third star of the game.[3]

Personal[edit]

Véronneau's parents are Marc Véronneau and Pamela Cross. Véronneau's sister Sophie plays ice hockey for Yale University. Véronneau is a graduate of École secondaire catholique Franco-Cité in Ottawa, where he also played football and lacrosse.[4]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2012–13 Ottawa Canadians EOJHL 58 37 49 86 8
2012–13 Gloucester Rangers CCHL 4 1 2 3 0
2013–14 Gloucester Rangers CCHL 61 41 39 80 10
2014–15 Gloucester Rangers CCHL 27 14 22 36 6 6 3 1 4 0
2015–16 Princeton University ECAC 30 11 6 17 2
2016–17 Princeton University ECAC 33 11 24 35 4
2017–18 Princeton University ECAC 36 17 38 55 12
2018–19 Princeton University ECAC 31 13 24 37 2
2018–19 Ottawa Senators NHL 12 2 2 4 0
NHL totals 12 2 2 4 0

Awards and honours[edit]

Award Year
College
All-ECAC Second All-Star team 2017
All-ECAC First All-Star team 2018
AHCA East All-American team 2018

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pothier, Jason (March 12, 2019). "NCAA Free Agents VGK Might Have Interest In". Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  2. ^ "Ottawa Senators sign college free agent forward Max Veronneau". NHL.com (Press release). March 12, 2019. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  3. ^ Suleymanov, Mark (March 15, 2019). "Max Veronneau passes — and braces for — test in active Senators debut". The Sporting News.
  4. ^ "Max Véronneau - Men's Ice Hockey - Princeton University Athletics". goprincetontigers.com. Retrieved March 16, 2019.

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