Éric Veilleux (born February 20, 1972) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey forward. Veilleux spent most of his professional career in the American Hockey League. He is an assistant coach with the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League.
February 20, 1972|
Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
|Height||5 ft 9 in (175 cm)|
|Weight||165 lb (75 kg; 11 st 11 lb)|
Lowell Lock Monsters
For the 2015–16 season, he was the head coach with the Norfolk Admirals of the ECHL following a season as an assistant coach with the American Hockey League's Norfolk Admirals. In May 2016, he was named the head coach and general manager of the Victoriaville Tigres of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League before being hired to coach the Colorado Avalanche's AHL affiliate, the San Antonio Rampage, on July 6, 2016.
|2000–01||Lowell Lock Monsters||AHL||15||0||1||1||22||—||—||—||—||—|
Awards and honoursEdit
|Calder Cup (Hershey Bears)||1997|
|Ron Lapointe Trophy – Coach of the Year||2013–14|||
- "Eric Veilleux named Admirals' head coach". ECHL. July 21, 2015.
- "Norfolk Admirals coach leaving to coach Canadian team". WTKR. May 17, 2016.
- "Eric Veilleux Named Head Coach of Rampage". San Antonio Rampage. July 6, 2016. Retrieved July 6, 2016.
- "Eric Veilleux will not be back with Rampage". tvasports.ca. April 16, 2018. Retrieved April 16, 2018.
- "Mooseheads Name New Head Coach". OurSportsCentral.com. May 3, 2018.
- "Syracuse Crunch lands new assistant coach". syracuse.com. June 26, 2019.
- "Anthony Mantha named QMJHL MVP at Golden Puck Awards". The Globe and Mail. May 2, 2014. Retrieved May 2, 2014.