|Born||May 21, 1984 (1984-05-21) (age 26),
|6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
AHL Lake Erie Monsters Portland Pirates Manitoba Moose
|NHL Draft||146th overall, 2003
Mark McCutcheon (born May 21, 1984, in Ithaca, New York) is an American professional ice hockey player for Vålerenga of the Norwegian GET-ligaen. Mark is the son of current Buffalo Sabres Associate Coach and former NHL player Brian McCutcheon.
McCutcheon was drafted 146th overall in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft by the Colorado Avalanche. Mark played collegiate hockey with Cornell University for four years before he made his professional debut in the 2007–08 season with Avalanche affiliate, the Lake Erie Monsters of the AHL. After two seasons with the Monsters, Mark left as a free agent leading the Monsters in games played by a forward with 128.
On October 9, 2009, Mark signed with the Idaho Steelheads of the East Coast Hockey League for the 2009–10 season. McCutcheon played 3 games with the Steelheads, including scoring the first goal of the season for Idaho, before he was loaned to the Portland Pirates of the AHL on October 23, 2009. Despite scoring two goals in five games Mark was released from the Pirates. However before returning to the Steelheads he was signed by fellow AHL team, the Manitoba Moose, on November 3, 2009. Going scoreless in 12 games with the Moose, he was reunited with the Steelheads, posting 18 points in 15 post-season games to advance to the Kelly Cup finals before defeat to the Cincinnati Cyclones.
On August 2, 2010, Mark left North America and signed a one-year contract with Norwegian team Vålerenga of the GET-ligaen.
|2007–08||Lake Erie Monsters||AHL||63||2||7||9||73||—||—||—||—||—|
|2008–09||Lake Erie Monsters||AHL||65||6||11||17||70||—||—||—||—||—|