• In 2008-09, Birkholz finished second on the Fargo Force with 21 goals and third with 36 points (21-15-36) in 55 games. He has committed to the University of Minnesota.
• He totaled 34 goals and 59 points (34-25-59) in 2007-08 as a high school junior at The Blake School. An Associated Press honorable mention all-state selection, Birkholz helped lead his team to the Minnesota state hockey tournament.
• He was a member of the gold-medal winning U.S. team at the 2008 World Junior ‘A’ Challenge in Camrose, Alberta and he also played with the U.S. Under-17 select team last year at the Five Nations tournament in the Czech Republic.
NHL GameCenter LIVE™ is now NHL.TV™.
Watch out-of-market games and replays with an all new redesigned media player, mobile and connected device apps.
Introducing the new official NHL App, available for iPhone, iPad and Android smartphones and tablets. A host of new features and improved functionality are available across all platforms, including a redesigned league-wide scoreboard, expanded news coverage, searchable video highlights, individual team experiences* and more. The new NHL App on your tablet also introduces new offerings such as 60fps video, Multitasking** and Picture-in-Picture.
*Available only for smartphones
** Available only for suported iPads