This 1994-95 game used worn jersey is in stunning condition. It was worn by Darren Veitch for the Peoria Rivermen in the IHL , a St.Louis Blues minor league affiliate. Veitch was the fifth overall pick in the 1980 NHL Draft , and played 544 NHL games for Washington, Detroit and Toronto. Louis Blues acquired him in a trade and sent him to the Peoria Rivermen late in their 1990-91 Turner Cup championship season in the IHL. The offensive defenseman had 16 points in 18 regular-season games, and 16 more in 19 playoff contests. He went on to play 291 games for the Rivermen in parts of five IHL seasons, notching 51 goals with 177 assists in a career that marked him among the greatest defenseman in the teams history.
Veitch earned multiple All-Star honors, went on to coach in the WCHL and was inducted into the Peoria Rivermen Hall of Fame in 2002. He built a career outside hockey as a professional golfer.
This vintage jersey is thick with old style embroidered logos and lettering compared to the thin silk screened jerseys of today. It has NOB with 50 year commemorative IHL patch. Shows game use wear and includes intact fighting strap. Original condition with no alterations whatsoever.
Size is Large/XL+ as Veitch was 6 tall with no size tagging. The pics tell the story.The last pic validates that Veitch is in Rivermen HOF for reference only. Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity directly from the Peoria Rivermen in 1995 where I obtained. Includes 2 color photos where Veitch is wearing the white home jersey.
In addition is an 8x 10 unopened Veitch photo wearing Rivermen attire made available through team store in 1995. On this spectacular documented original game used hockey jersey of a Rivermen HOFer. The item "1995 GAME USED DARREN VEITCH PEORIA RIVERMEN IHL BLUES HOCKEY JERSEY COA & PICS" is in sale since Saturday, March 28, 2020.
This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Game Used Memorabilia\Hockey-NHL\Jerseys". The seller is "brew_ball" and is located in Peoria, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.