Michael Vernace

Basics

Type: 
Out of Organization
Position: 
Defense
Shoots/Catches: 
Left
Height: 
6.02
Weight: 
215
Born: 
05/26/1986
Age: 
25
Hometown: 
Toronto, ONT
Acquired: 
Signed as an unrestricted free agent on July 29, 2010
Last Team: 
Norfolk (AHL)
Projects As: 
Puck-moving defenseman
Depth Chart Weight: 
8

Draft Info

Draft Status: 
Drafted
Draft Year: 
2004
Draft Type: 
NHL Entry Draft
Drafted By: 
San Jose Sharks
Round: 
7
Pick No.: 
201
Draft Team: 
Brampton (OHL)

Contract

Contract Status: 
Signed
Waiver Status: 
Waiver Eligible
Signing Date: 
06/13/2011
Contract Type: 
Two-way
Contract Length: 
1 year
Cap Number: 
$525 000
Contract Start Year: 
2011
Contract End Year: 
2012
Contract End Status: 
UFA
Salary: 
$525 000

Scouting Report

Strengths: 

Moves the puck up ice quickly and efficiently. Also has pretty good size and offensive ability.

Weaknesses: 

Isn't very physical and doesn't have shutdown qualities because of a lack of consistency in his own end.

Projection: 

Puck-moving defenseman

Statistics

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 Season Team League GP G A TP PIM      Playoffs GP G A TP PIM 
 2003-2004 Bramalea BluesOPJHL33 3 1215 16|        
  Brampton BattalionOHL2 1 12 0|Playoffs11 2 35
 2004-2005 Brampton BattalionOHL68 12 3850 42|Playoffs6 2 24
 2005-2006 Brampton BattalionOHL68 10 6272 54|Playoffs11 1 56
 2006-2007 Albany River RatsAHL30 1 1112 35|        
  Arizona SundogsCHL24 3 1114 20|        
 2007-2008 Lake Erie MonstersAHL79 3 2629 59|        
 2008-2009 Colorado AvalancheNHL12 0 00 8|        
  Lake Erie MonstersAHL65 3 1417 52|        
 2009-2010 Chicago WolvesAHL47 2 1012 29|        
  Hamilton BulldogsAHL15 0 11 23|Playoffs18 0 44
 2010-2011 Tampa Bay LightningNHL10 0 11 2|      -
  Norfolk AdmiralsAHL68 7 2128 60|Playoffs6 0 22
 2011-2012 Norfolk AdmiralsAHL22 2 1012 23|        
  San Antonio RampageAHL22 0 44 7|        
  Connecticut WhaleAHL21 1 12 20|Playoffs9 0 22
 2012-2013 Connecticut WhaleAHL69 8 2735 51|        
 2013-2014 Adler MannheimDEL51 1 1718 34|Playoffs4 0 00
  Adler MannheimET8 1 23 6|        

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