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26 Thomas Vanek LW

Minnesota Wild

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
73%37%
Key Stats
GAPTS+/-PIMTOI
141529-51616:01
Latest News
  • Wild's Thomas Vanek: Fails to take a shot

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (1/17/16) Vanek did not have a shot on goal in either of the Wild's last two games, both shutout loses. He was a minus-1 in 19:52 of ice time in Saturday's loss to Nasvhille.

    Vanek had been played well with four points and was plus-6 in his last ten games, but the Wild have struggled on the offensive end the past two games.

    Wild's Thomas Vanek: On pace for 11th 20-goal season

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (1/10/16) Vanek scored his 13th goal of the season in Saturday's 2-1 victory over the Stars. It stood as the game winner.

    Vanek has just three goals (and eight points) in his last 19 games, so it's not like he's abusing the vulcanized rubber. The soon-to-be 32-year-old sniper's best before date has passed -- he has just two 50-plus point seasons since 2011-12. But Vanek can help in deep formats -- he is on pace for at least 20 goals for the 11th season of his 12-year career. Goals don't come easy in today's NHL.

    Wild's Thomas Vanek: Struggling to score

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (1/8/16) Vanek put three shots on goal, but finished without a point in Thursday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Flyers.

    It's been tough times lately for Vanek, who's been off the scoresheet for four consecutive games and eight of the last 10. After putting up four points against Vancouver on Dec. 15, the Austrian winger was sitting on 23 points in 29 games -- the sort of numbers that promised a bounceback to his old 60-point form. Now he's played 41 games, but has just 26 points. Worse, his ice time is trending down, as Thursday's 14:47 represented his fourth time under 15 minutes in the last six games; he hadn't previously played so little since early November.

    Wild's Thomas Vanek: Breaks out with four-point game

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (12/16/15) Vanek netted a power-play goal and added three assists in Tuesday's win over Vancouer.

    A much-needed breakthrough game for Vanek, who had gone six straight games without a point. The sniper now has 23 points in 29 games on the season, including four power-play goals. Now that he's snapped out of that recent funk, look for Vanek to get back on track. The 31-year-old was producing consistently before the rough patch, so expect the 31-year-old to build off this game and start getting onto the scorehsheet more frequently.

    Wild's Thomas Vanek: Two points in loss

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (11/28/15) Vanek had a goal, an assist and three shots in Saturday's overtime loss to the Stars.

    That gives Vanek three goals and an assist in his last four games, adding to his team-leading 10 goals. That's considerably better than last season when he scored his 10th goal 49 games into the season on February 1.

  • April 9, 2015: Wild's Vanek Out Thursday With Minor Injury
    Vanek will miss Thursday's game against the Predators due to an undisclosed "nagging" injury, Chad Graff of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
    April 2, 2015: Miller's goal gives Rangers 3-2 win vs. Wild, division title
    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) J.T. Miller scored the go-ahead goal in the third period, less than a minute after Minnesota tied the game, to give the New York Rangers a 3-2 victory over the Wild on Thursday night that clinched the Metropolitan Division title.
    March 28, 2015: Vanek, Koivu, Parise score in third, Wilds beat Flames 4-2
    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Wild poured it on in the third period against the Calgary Flames.
    March 27, 2015: Vanek, Koivu, Parise score in third, Wilds beat Flames 4-2
    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Wild poured it on in the third period against the Calgary Flames.
    March 27, 2015: Vanek, Koivu, Parise score in third, Wilds beat Flames 4-2
    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Thomas Vanek and Mikko Koivu scored early in a three-goal third period and the Minnesota Wild pulled away to beat the Calgary Flames 4-2 on Friday night.
 
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Career Stats
SEASONTeamGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTFWFL
2005-06Buffalo81252348-1111040518
2006-07Buffalo8243418447150501128
2007-08Buffalo82362864-51909067
2008-09Buffalo73402464-12025015
2009-10Buffalo7128255391006027
2010-11Buffalo80324173211050818
2011-12Buffalo78263561-61005033
2012-13Buffalo38202141-1912084
2013-14Montreal78274168780402026
2014-15Minnesota80213152-650201010
2015-16Minnesota51141529-54030719
79431232563730122350081145
More Career Stats
SEASONTeamSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2005-06Buffalo20412.31193:201435290:137:16720036
2006-07Buffalo23718.11375:361593288:3625:42400020
2007-08Buffalo24015.01381:571605311:1610:13640032
2008-09Buffalo21119.01255:251610280:4542:51440022
2009-10Buffalo18215.41190:241511258:337:13420020
2010-11Buffalo23813.41388:171705261:025:05240012
2011-12Buffalo20412.71320:561635237:2822:14520026
2012-13Buffalo11916.8699:25801126:167:42200010
2013-14Montreal24810.91509:231685308:542:33460023
2014-15Minnesota17112.31296:411582240:251:00371016
2015-16Minnesota9914.1828:07993139:201:2016007
215314.513439:31161552742:48133:0945710224
Postseason Stats
SEASONTeamGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTFWFL
2005-06Buffalo10202-1200012
2006-07Buffalo1664102102013
2009-10Buffalo32131000002
2010-11Buffalo7505-7400001
2013-14Montreal175510-4300037
2014-15Minnesota10044-7000002
63201434-1610020517
More Postseason Stats
SEASONTeamSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2005-06Buffalo1612.5107:2814130:581:066003
2006-07Buffalo3616.7263:1431260:273:0010005
2009-10Buffalo1020.040:53538:100:462001
2010-11Buffalo2025.0120:1216232:060:270000
2013-14Montreal2817.9253:0035452:300:004002
2014-15Minnesota190.0141:5719618:390:002001
12915.5926:441218202:505:19240012
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-2/205
Birthdate:
1/19/1984
Age:
32
Hometown:
Vienna, Austria
Team:
Minnesota Wild
School:
Minnesota
NHL Experience:
10
Awards:

2006-07: Plus/Minus Leader
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