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Jimmy Vesey

Born:May 26, 1993Draft:2012 Predators #66 Overall
Hometown:Boston, MAPosition:LW/RW
Known For:Hobey Baker AwardShoots:Left
National Team:United StatesCurrent Team:New York Rangers (PTO)

James Edward Vesey Jr. (born May 26, 1993) is an American professional ice hockey left winger who is currently on a professional tryout contract (PTO) with the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League (NHL). He has previously played for the Rangers, Buffalo Sabres, Toronto Maple Leafs, Vancouver Canucks and New Jersey Devils. He was selected by the Nashville Predators in the third round, 66th overall, of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. Vesey won the Hobey Baker Award in 2016.

Jimmy Vesey New York Rangers
Jimmy Vesey, New York Rangers (Jess Starr/The Hockey Writers)

Jimmy Vesey Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded ToTraded For
June 20, 2016Nashville PredatorsBuffalo Sabres3rd-Round Pick in 2016
(Rem Pitlick)
July 1, 2019New York RangersBuffalo Sabres3rd-Round pick in 2021
(Jayden Grubbe)

Deeper Dive


  • Hobey Baker Award (2016)
  • Two-time ECAC First-Team All-Star and Player of the Year (2015, 2016)