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Jimmy Vesey | Winger

Team: Nashville Predators
Age / DOB:  (22) / 5/26/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 194
College: Harvard
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 3 (66) / NAS
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Nashville GM David Poile is still "hopeful" that prospect Jimmy Vesey will sign with the team.
He has 16 goals and 33 points in 20 games this year for Harvard University. The 22-year-old forward was taken in the third round (66th overall) of the 2012 NHL Draft. If he signs after his college season then he will join the Predators, but if waits until the summer then he could become a free agent in August. Feb 2 - 6:28 PM

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Jimmy Vesey has decided to return to Harvard so that he can finish his degree.

"That's something good to fall back on," Vesey said. "I'm going to wait one more year and finish my college season and hopefully sign after the year." Vesey is coming off of a strong season where he scored 32 goals and 58 points in 37 NCAA games. It's worth noting that if Vesey holds out until Aug. 15, 2016 then Nashville's exclusive negotiating rights to him will expire. That being said, Vesey has described himself as a loyal person and has expressed an interest in signing with Nashville next summer.
Fri, Jul 10, 2015 08:55:00 AM

Jimmy Vesey will represent the United States at the upcoming World Hockey Championships.

The Nashville property spent the past three seasons playing for Harvard in NCAA competition and most recently racked up 58 points in 37 contests. This tournament could be his first opportunity to perform against professionals.
Tue, Apr 14, 2015 09:52:00 PM

Jimmy Vesey should get some playing time in key situations for Team USA during the 2013 World Junior Championship.

"Jimmy is a scorer," Team USA coach Phil Housley said. "He's going to get an opportunity on the power play and play a regular shift. We're going to be looking to him to provide some of that offense whether that's on the power play or even strength." Vesey has five goals and eight points in nine NCAA games with Harvard University this season. He was taken by Nashville in the third round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.
Thu, Dec 27, 2012 09:13:00 AM

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