|Assets:||Displays tremendous hockey sense. Has proven himself as a great point producer at lower levels. Is also a solid player without the puck.|
|Flaws:||Doesn't have a lot of size (6-0, 183 pounds) to speak of, so he must prove capable of producing good totals at the highest level (and over time).|
|Career Potential:||Solid playmaker with some upside.|
|Canadian Major Junior||Leading Scorer||2010-11|
|WHL||Bobby Clarke Trophy||2010-11|
|WHL||East First All-Star Team||2010-11|
|4/21/2014||Assigned to the Manchester Monarchs (AHL).|
|4/15/2014||Recalled from the Manchester Monarchs (AHL).|
|4/08/2014||Re-assigned to the Manchester Monarchs (AHL).|
|4/04/2014||Assigned to the Ontario Reign (ECHL).|
|4/03/2014||Recalled from the Manchester Monarchs (AHL).|
|3/05/2014||Assigned to the Manchester Monarchs (AHL).|
|2/19/2014||Recalled from the Manchester Monarchs (AHL).|
|1/22/2014||Assigned to the Manchester Monarchs (AHL).|
|1/16/2014||Recalled from the Manchester Monarchs (AHL).|
|12/19/2013||Assigned to the Manchester Monarchs (AHL).|
|11/01/2013||Recalled from Manchester (AHL).|
|9/29/2013||Assigned to Manchester (AHL).|
|5/09/2013||Recalled from Manchester (AHL).|
|9/14/2012||Assigned to Manchester (AHL).|
|5/03/2012||Recalled from Manchester (AHL).|
|9/25/2011||Assigned to Manchester (AHL).|
|5/24/2011||Signed by the Los Angeles Kings to a three-year entry-level contract.|
|9/24/2010||Returned to his junior team (Medicine Hat-WHL).|
|9/16/2009||Returned to his junior team (Medicine Hat-WHL).|
|6/27/2009||Drafted by the Los Angeles Kings in the 4th round (96th overall) in 2009.|
Linden Vey returns to the minors | 04/22/2014 10:01 AM
NewsLinden Vey has been sent to the minors by the Los Angeles Kings.
ImpactThe Kings might follow that up by summoning Colin Fraser, but that move hasn't been announced yet. Vey had five assists in 18 games with the Kings in 2013-14.
Kings promote Linden Vey | 04/09/2014 10:17 AM
NewsLinden Vey has been called up by the Los Angeles Kings.
ImpactVey was sent to ECHL Ontario for salary cap purposes and the Kings always intended to call him back up when they could. He has five assists in 18 games this season.
Los Angeles calls up Linden Vey | 04/03/2014 5:19 PM
NewsLinden Vey has been called up by Los Angeles.
ImpactHe won't be in the lineup for Thursday's meeting with San Jose and he is slated to join the team shortly before puck drop. Vey might suit up on Saturday at Vancouver. He has no goals and five assists in 18 appearances with Los Angeles in 2013-14.
Linden Vey won't be called up soon | 03/19/2014 9:34 AM
NewsCap considerations will likely keep Linden Vey in the minors for a while longer.
ImpactThat was the reason for Vey's demotion in the first place. He has 11 goals and 39 points in 36 games in 2013-14.
Linden Vey heads to the minors | 03/06/2014 10:04 AM
NewsThe Los Angeles Kings have sent Linden Vey to the minors.
ImpactThe Kings made it very clear that Vey was being demoted for cap reasons. The Kings don't have much breathing room after acquiring Marian Gaborik on Wednesday.
| 02/27/2014 2:07 AM
NewsLinden Vey was called up from the minors on Wednesday February 26.
Linden Vey returns to AHL Manchester | 01/22/2014 6:31 PM
NewsThe Los Angeles Kings have demoted Linden Vey.
Kings.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactVey has five assists in 15 games with Los Angeles. He also has six goals and 22 points in 20 contests in 2013-14.
Oy, Linden Vey unlikely to play for Kings | 01/18/2014 8:53 AM
NewsForward Linden Vey was called up by the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday but did not play Thursday night against the Blues and likely will be a healthy scratch for a game against the Detroit Red Wings today.
Los Angeles Times
ImpactThat's likely because he stayed on the ice for extra work Friday. Vey, who had five assists in 14 games in his first recall, said he anticipates an easier adjustment this time. "I'm excited to be back here and hopefully I'll contribute," he said.
Kings bring up forward Linden Vey | 01/16/2014 6:07 PM
NewsLinden Vey has been called up by Los Angeles.
ImpactHe's not expected to play Thursday night against St. Louis. In 14 games with the Kings this campaign, Vey has no goals and five assists.
Linden Vey records a pair of assists Thursday | 11/15/2013 9:43 AM
NewsLinden Vey registered two assists in the Kings' 3-2 overtime win against the Islanders on Thursday.
Los Angeles Daily News
ImpactVey now has three points in four games this season. Before he was summoned by the Kings, he had three goals and eight assists in 10 AHL contests in 2013-14.
Linden Vey gets first NHL point Saturday | 11/10/2013 8:21 AM
NewsLinden Vey picked up the first NHL point of his career on Saturday.
ImpactVey assisted on Jordan Nolan's opening goal of the game. Vey was recalled by the Kings on November 1 to replace Jeff Carter on the roster as Carter was placed on the injured reserve list. Vey was selected in the fourth round of the 2009 Draft and had three goals and 11 points in the AHL before his recall.
Linden Vey to make NHL debut Thursday | 11/07/2013 5:19 PM
NewsLinden Vey will make his NHL debut Thursday on Los Angeles' fourth line.
Impact"You just got to think of it as just another hockey game," he said. "Obviously it's a little more than that. I've been playing ever since I was 4 years old and I'm looking forward to this. I think there will be a little bit of nerves the first shift, but once I get into it I'll be fine." Vey has three goals and 11 points in 10 AHL games this year. He was picked by the Kings in the fourth round of the 2009 draft.
Linden Vey likely to make NHL debut for Kings | 11/02/2013 8:46 AM
NewsThere's a good chance Linden Vey will make his NHL debut Saturday.
Los Angeles Times
ImpactVey was just called up in the wake of Jeff Carter being placed on injured reserve and Keaton Ellerby being placed on waivers. The 22-year-old fourth-round pick from the 2009 draft had three goals and eight assists on the year.
Kings call up Linden Vey | 11/01/2013 4:05 PM
NewsLinden Vey has been promoted by the Los Angeles Kings.
ImpactVey has three goals and 11 points in 10 AHL games this season. He might make his NHL debut on Saturday.
Vey makes good impression on Darryl Sutter | 09/20/2013 10:46 AM
NewsKings coach Darryl Sutter has liked what he's seen from Linden Vey during training camp.
ImpactVey will play on a line with Tanner Pearson and Tyler Toffoli during Friday's preseason game. Vey has an outside shot of making the team after recording 67 points in 74 AHL games last season. If he doesn't make the squad though, there's a good chance that he'll be one of the first players called up if the Kings need an injury replacement.
|4/20/2014||LA||SJ||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|4/17/2014||LA||SJ||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|4/03/2014||LA||SJ||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|3/03/2014||LA||Mtl||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|1/20/2014||LA||Bos||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|1/18/2014||LA||Det||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|1/16/2014||LA||StL||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|12/15/2013||LA||Chi||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|12/14/2013||LA||Ott||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|12/11/2013||LA||Tor||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|12/10/2013||LA||Mtl||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|12/03/2013||LA||Ana||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|12/02/2013||LA||StL||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|11/02/2013||LA||Nas||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|Goals||0||18 times-last:vs. Car||last:Mar 1|
|Assists||2||at NYI||Nov 14|
|Points||2||at NYI||Nov 14|
|Penalty Minutes||0||18 times-last:vs. Car||last:Mar 1|
|Plus/Minus||1||3 times-last:vs. Edm||last:Dec 17|
|Power Play Goals||0||18 times-last:vs. Car||last:Mar 1|
|Power Play Points||1||at NYI||Nov 14|
|Shorthanded Goals||0||18 times-last:vs. Car||last:Mar 1|
|Shorthanded Points||1||vs. TB||Nov 19|
|Shots||3||at SJ||Nov 27|
AdvertisementThis Week - Subscribe Now
Subscribe to TheHockeyNews magazine!
Subscribe today, and save off the cover price.Subscribe now
Sign up to our e-flash newsletter.
You will receive backstage access to special features, articles, promotions and special events and more!!Sign up now
Download TheHockeyNews app
Learn more about TheHockeyNews mobile app.Get it now!