The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today that the club has acquired forward Max Veronneau from the Ottawa Senators in exchange for forward Aaron Luchuk and a conditional sixth round pick in 2021.
Veronneau, 24, has appeared in four games for the Senators this season after recording two goals and two assists in 12 games with Ottawa in 2018-19. He has also skated in 33 games with the Belleville Senators in 2019-20, recording 10 points (5-5-10). Prior to signing with the Senators, Veronneau skated in 130 games with the Princeton Tigers (NCAA) from 2015-19, recording 52 goals and 92 assists for 144 points, which ranks fourth all-time in Princeton history. He was a Hobey Baker nominee in both 2017-18 and 2018-19.
Veronneau signed a two-year entry level contract with Ottawa on March 12, 2019.
The @MapleLeafs have acquired forward Max Veronneau from Ottawa in exchange for Aaron Luchuk and a 2021 conditional sixth-round pick.
— Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs) February 20, 2020
Veronneau has appeared in four games for the Senators this season, and skated in 12 NHL games last year. Free agent out of Princeton. Hobey Baker nominee in 2017-18 and 2018-19.
— Kristen Shilton (@kristen_shilton) February 20, 2020
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— James Mirtle (@mirtle) February 20, 2020