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Stephane Veilleux | Winger

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (33) / 11/16/1981
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 200
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Stephane Veilleux has cleared waivers.
The veteran forward was placed on waivers on Friday and will now likely be assigned to Iowa of the AHL. Needless to say, Veilleux has no fantasy value. Feb 28 - 1:29 PM

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Stephane Veilleux has been placed on waivers by the Minnesota Wild.

Veilleux has a goal and an assist in 12 games this season. The 33-year-old is a veteran of 506 NHL contests. He only comes with a $575,000 annual cap hit, so it wouldn't be surprising to see him claimed.
Feb 27 - 12:24 PM

Stephane Veilleux and Niklas Backstrom will each be scratched against the Nashville Predators on Thursday night.

Veilleux is a veteran of 506 career NHL games, but has just 50 goals and 106 points since entering the league in 2002-03. Backstrom meanwhile continues to trade places with Darcy Kuemper as Devan Dubnyk's understudy.
Source: NHL.com
Feb 26 - 8:01 PM

Stephane Veilleux has been promoted by the Minnesota Wild.

This follows the Wild's decision to return Brett Sutter to AHL Iowa. Veilleux has 14 points and 65 penalty minutes in 43 AHL contests in 2014-15.
Feb 11 - 6:47 PM

Stephane Veilleux has been sent down to the minors.

In his fifth appearance of the season with Minnesota, he logged just 6:24 of ice time in Tuesday's 3-1 loss to New Jersey. The next NHL game that Veilleux plays will be the 500th of his career.
Wed, Nov 12, 2014 04:37:00 PM

Stephane Veilleux has been called up by Minnesota.

He's projected to play on the fourth line in Thursday's game against San Jose because of an injury to Matt Cooke. Veilleux has no points and 12 penalty minutes in seven games with AHL Iowa this year.
Thu, Oct 30, 2014 03:48:00 PM

Minnesota has placed Stephane Veilleux on waivers.

He split his time evenly between the NHL and AHL last season, appearing in 34 games apiece with Minnesta and Iowa. Veilleux accounted for three goals at the NHL level.
Mon, Oct 6, 2014 05:12:00 PM

The Minnesota Wild will dress Stephane Veilleux on Wednesday.

Veilleux hasn't played since April 19, but Wild coach Mike Yeo think he'll bring some "jam" into Game 7. Veilleux had three goals and no assists in 34 regular season games.
Wed, Apr 30, 2014 02:35:00 PM

Stephane Veilleux was brought up from the minors on Sunday.

He was a healthy scratch in Sunday night's game against Detroit, though. He has two goals in 27 games with the Wild this year.
Mon, Mar 24, 2014 12:03:00 PM

The Minnesota Wild have demoted Stephane Veilleux.

Veilleux has two goals and 19 penalty minutes in 27 games with Minnesota this season. He provides the team with some injury insurance and he's a veteran presence during his stints in the minors.
Tue, Mar 4, 2014 12:14:00 PM

Stephane Veilleux has been summoned by the Minnesota Wild.

Veilleux has a goal and 19 penalty minutes in 25 games with Minnesota this season. As you might have guessed, the 32-year-old forward doesn't have any fantasy value in standard leagues.
Wed, Feb 26, 2014 04:09:00 PM

Stephane Veilleux has been placed on waivers by the Minnesota Wild.

Veilleux has a goal in 25 games with the Wild. He has eight points and 19 penalty minutes in 20 AHL contests in 2013-14.
Wed, Feb 5, 2014 12:07:00 PM

The Minnesota Wild have summoned Stephane Veilleux.

Veilleux has eight points and 19 penalty minutes in 20 AHL contests this season. The 32-year-old forward isn't expected to have any fantasy value in standard leagues.
Mon, Dec 23, 2013 01:11:00 PM

Stephane Veilleux has been waived by the Minnesota Wild.

Veilleux has no points and a minus-four rating in 10 games this season. He comes with a $587,500 annual cap hit and is signed through 2014-15.
Wed, Oct 30, 2013 12:31:00 PM

The Minnesota Wild have called up Stephane Veilleux.

Veilleux hasn't played in a regular season NHL game since 2011-12, but he did end up participating in two playoff contests with the Wild in 2013. At this stage of his career, he should be regarded as an organizational depth forward.
Wed, Oct 9, 2013 01:19:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Mikko Koivu
2Mikael Granlund
3Erik Haula
4Kyle Brodziak
5Ryan Carter
6Jordan Schroeder
LW1Zach Parise
2Jason Zucker
3Matt Cooke
4Sean Bergenheim
5Justin Fontaine
RW1Jason Pominville
2Thomas Vanek
3Nino Niederreiter
4Charlie Coyle
D1Ryan Suter
2Jonas Brodin
3Jared Spurgeon
4Marco Scandella
5Keith Ballard
6Matt Dumba
7Christian Folin
8Nate Prosser
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Darcy Kuemper
3Niklas Backstrom