Mike Vecchione


Avalanche's Mike Vecchione: On taxi squad

Vecchione was assigned to the taxi squad Thursday, per CapFriendly. Vecchione has spent all of 2020-21 with AHL Colorado. The 28-year-old is unlikely to draw into an NHL game this season.

Mike Vecchione on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Late-night stand-up comedy is back in the studio, baby! What a long year it has been. Congrats to Mike Vecchione for getting the nod, invited inside 30 Rock to perform on Wednesday night’s episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Vecchione reminds us of some of the new abnormal things we’ve gotten used to now, especially in New York City. “There’s a lot of paperwork at the gym now.” As quirky as some of the outdoor Tonight Show sets have been this year, there’s something just more official about performing a late-night set in-studio.
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Saugus’ Mike Vecchione suits up for the Eagles to begin AHL season

Colorado Eagles forward Mike Vecchione of Saugus began the next chapter of his professional hockey career over the weekend in Irvine, California against the San Diego Gulls, when the American Hockey League finally got its 2020-2021 campaign underway. The Eagles are the longtime affiliate of the NHL’s Colorado Avalanche. On...

Avalanche's Mike Vecchione: Goes unclaimed

Vecchione cleared waivers Saturday, Mike Chambers of the Denver Post reports. Vecchione, who signed with the Avalanche organization during the offseason, now becomes a candidate for Colorado's taxi squad. The 27-year-old center scored 21 goals with 15 assists over 61 games for AHL San Antonio in 2019-20.

Avalanche's Mike Vecchione: Hits waiver wire

Vecchione was placed on waivers by the Avalanche on Friday, James Mirtle of The Athletic reports. Vecchione last played in an NHL game back in 2016-17, when he logged two contests with the Flyers. The 27-year-old center has been significantly more productive in the minors, having reached the 35-point threshold in each of his last three seasons. Vecchione figures to be in the mix for a spot on the taxi squad during the final days of camp.