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Brendan Mikkelson
Brendan Mikkelson
Position Defence
Shoots Left
Height
Weight
6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
202 lb (92 kg)
NHL Team
F. Teams
Calgary Flames
Anaheim Ducks
Born June 22 1987 (1987-06-22) (age 29),
Regina, SK, CAN
NHL Draft 31st overall, 2005
Mighty Ducks of Anaheim
Pro Career 2007 – present

Brendan Mikkelson (born June 22, 1987) is a Canadian ice hockey defenceman who plays for the Calgary Flames of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was a second round selection of the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim, 31st overall, at the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. He was a member of the 2007 Memorial Cup winning Vancouver Giants team, and was named a tournament all-star on defence.

Playing careerEdit

Mikkelson was born in Regina, Saskatchewan, and raised in St. Albert, Alberta, where he played Bantam hockey for the St. Albert Raiders of the Alberta Bantam Hockey League in 2001-02 and was a 6th round pick in the 2002 WHL Bantam Draft.

Mikkelson was drafted by the Anaheim Ducks in the 2nd round, 31st overall, in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.

Mikkelson played his first two seasons in the WHL with the Portland Winter Hawks. Midway through his third season with the club (the 2005–06 season), he was dealt to the Vancouver Giants. Mikkelson contributed 29 points in 69 games in the 2006–07 season, a season in which the Giants hosted and won the 2007 Memorial Cup. On November 30, 2006, Brendan was signed to a three-year entry level contract with the Ducks.[1]

Calgary FlamesEdit

Mikkelson was claimed by the Calgary Flames on Waivers on October 19, 2010 [2] On July 14, 2011, MIkkelson signed a one-year contract with the Calgary Flames.[3]

FamilyEdit

Mikkelson's father, Bill, played in the NHL for the Los Angeles Kings, New York Islanders and Washington Capitals in the 1970s, while his sister, Meaghan, plays on the Canadian national women's team and won a gold medal at the 2010 Winter Olympics.[4]

Awards and achievementsEdit

Career statisticsEdit

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2003–04 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 65 3 12 15 43 5 1 0 1 0
2004–05 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 70 5 10 15 60 7 1 2 3 0
2005–06 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 3 1 1 2 4
2005–06 Vancouver Giants WHL 19 1 8 9 37
2006–07 Vancouver Giants WHL 69 6 23 29 60 21 3 7 10 10
2007–08 Portland Pirates AHL 66 6 10 16 50 14 2 6 8 2
2008–09 Iowa Chops AHL 31 2 8 10 18
2008–09 Anaheim Ducks NHL 34 0 2 2 17
2009–10 Toronto Marlies AHL 49 7 15 22 43
2009–10 Anaheim Ducks NHL 28 0 2 2 14
2010–11 Anaheim Ducks NHL 5 0 1 1 7
2010–11 Calgary Flames NHL 19 0 1 1 2
2010–11 Abbotsford Heat AHL 4 0 1 1 4
NHL totals 86 0 6 6 40 0 0 0 0 0

ReferencesEdit

  1. Ducks sign Mikkelson to entry level contract. Anaheim Ducks (2006-11-30). Retrieved on 2010-05-10.
  2. Flames claim D Mikkelson off waivers. National Hockey League (2010-10-19). Retrieved on 2010-10-19.
  3. "Flames re-sign Mikkelson; sign Reinhart", Fox News, 2011-07-14. 
  4. Flames claim Mikkelson. ESPN (2010-10-19). Retrieved on 2010-10-25.

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