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Position Defence
Shoots Left
Height
Weight
6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
207 lb (94 kg)
NHL Team
F. Teams
Phoenix Coyotes
Chicago Blackhawks
Philadelphia Flyers
Calgary Flames
Nationality Flag of Canada Canadian
Born February 21 1980 (1980-02-21) (age 29),
Caroline, AB
Pro Career 2001 – present

Jim Vandermeer (born February 21, 1980 in Caroline, Alberta) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who currently plays for the Phoenix Coyotes of the National Hockey League. His older brother Pete is in the Flames' minor league system. His other brother Dan Vandermeer is also a member of the Flames organization.

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Playing career

Prior to playing professionally, Vandermeer played four seasons of junior hockey for the Red Deer Rebels of the Western Hockey League. In his final season (2000–01), Vandermeer was the captain of the Rebels team that won the WHL Championship and the Memorial Cup. He then signed a contract with the Philadelphia Flyers as an undrafted free agent.

Vandermeer was traded to the Chicago Blackhawks on February 19, 2004 with Colin Fraser and a 2004 2nd round draft pick for Alexei Zhamnov. He was traded back to the Flyers from Chicago on December 18, 2007 for Ben Eager. On February 20 2008, he was traded to the Calgary Flames for a 3rd round pick in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.

On June 27, 2009, he was traded to the Phoenix Coyotes for Brandon Prust

Family

Jim is the fourth of six hockey playing sons of Bob and Maureen Vandermeer of Caroline, Alberta. Jim is engaged to his Fiancee Stefanie and the two are getting married summer of 2009.

Awards

Career statistics

Regular Season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1997–98 Red Deer Rebels WHL 35 0 3 3 55 2 0 0 0 0
1998–99 Red Deer Rebels WHL 70 5 23 28 258 9 0 1 1 24
1999–00 Red Deer Rebels WHL 71 8 30 38 221 4 0 1 1 16
2000–01 Red Deer Rebels WHL 72 21 44 65 180 22 3 13 16 43
2001–02 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 74 1 13 14 88 5 0 2 2 14
2002–03 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 48 4 8 12 122
2002–03 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 24 2 1 3 27 8 0 1 1 9
2003–04 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 26 1 6 7 120
2003–04 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 23 3 2 5 25
2003–04 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 23 2 10 12 58
2004–05 Norfolk Admirals AHL 52 3 10 13 164
2005–06 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 76 6 18 24 116
2006–07 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 46 1 6 7 53
2007–08 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 26 2 7 9 44
2007–08 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 28 1 5 6 27
2007–08 Calgary Flames NHL 21 0 2 2 39 7 0 0 0 4
2008–09 Calgary Flames NHL 45 1 6 7 108 6 0 1 1 4
NHL Totals 312 18 57 75 497 21 0 2 2 17
AHL Totals 200 9 37 46 494 5 0 2 2 14
WHL Totals 241 41 93 134 714 37 3 15 18 83

External links

  • Jim Vandermeer's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
Preceded by
Simon Gamache
Winner of the CHL Humanitarian of the Year Award
2001
Succeeded by
Brandin Cote
Preceded by
Chris Nielsen
Winner of the WHL Doug Wickenheiser Memorial Trophy
2001
Succeeded by
Brandin Cote
Preceded by
Kenton Smith
Winner of the WHL Plus-Minus Award
2001
Succeeded by
Matt Hubbauer
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