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Yannick Veilleux | Winger | #78

Team: Montreal Canadiens
Age / DOB:  (24) / 2/22/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 190
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 4 (102) / STL
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Yannick Veilleux has agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the Montreal Canadiens.
Veilleux had six goals and 16 points in 53 games with the AHL's St. John's IceCaps in 2016-17. He's not expected to play in the NHL next season. Jul 20 - 4:21 PM
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Yannick Veilleux (undisclosed) is day-to-day after colliding with teammate Ryan Reaves during practice on Friday.

The 22-year-old was St. Louis' fourth round pick in the 2011 Entry Draft. There's a good chance he will spend the season in the minors, so his fantasy upside is non-existent at this point.
Sun, Sep 20, 2015 10:11:00 AM

Yannick Veilleux has inked a three-year, entry-level contract with the St. Louis Blues.

The Blues selected him in the fourth round of the 2011 draft. He has generated 30 goals and 65 points in 58 games with the QMJHL's Moncton Wildcats in 2012-13.
Wed, Mar 6, 2013 02:55:00 PM

Yannick Veilleux had an assist as Moncton topped Cape Breton on Friday night 4-3 in overtime.

Veilleux, a 2011 fourth-rounder of the Blues, assisted on the game-tying goal about midway through the third period. He's enjoying his most productive season to date with 39 points in 35 games.
Fri, Dec 21, 2012 08:39:00 PM

Yannick Veilleux potted a goal Wednesday night in Moncton's 6-1 win over P.E.I.

The hard-working forward was selected in the fourth round of the 2011 draft. He's enjoying his first point-per-game QMJHL season with 18 goals and 20 assists. Coyotes prospect James Melindy also had an assist in the win.
Wed, Dec 19, 2012 08:33:00 PM

Yannick Veilleux had two points, but Moncton lost 8-6 to Halifax on Saturday night.

Veilleux, who had a goal and an assist, was selected in the fourth round of the 2011 draft by the Blues. He has 17 goals and 20 assists on the year. James Melindy, a third-round pick of the Coyotes, had a helper in the win, his 12th point of the year.
Sat, Dec 15, 2012 09:06:00 PM

Yannick Veilleux racked up two goals and three assists in Moncton's 8-3 blowout victory against Rouyn-Noranda on Thursday.

Veilleux, who was taken 102nd overall in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft by St. Louis, has 22 points in 21 games this season.
Thu, Nov 15, 2012 09:04:00 PM

Yannick Veilleux registered two assists in Moncton's 5-2 win over Gatineau.

Veilleux now has three goals and 11 points in 13 QMJHL contests. He set career-highs with 27 goals and 58 points in 59 games last season.
Thu, Oct 25, 2012 10:18:00 PM

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