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Mikko Makela

Mikko Makela  #24

Right Wing
NUMBER: 24 BIRTHDATE: February 28, 1965
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Tampere, Finland
WEIGHT: 194 DRAFTED: NYI / 1983 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 4th   (65th overall)
WJC-A All-Star Team (1985) Finnish First All-Star Team (1985, 1992) Finnish Player of the Year (1992) Traded to Los Angeles by NY Islanders for Ken Baumgartner and Hubie McDonough, November 29, 1989. Traded to Buffalo by Los Angeles for Mike Donnelly, September 30, 1990. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 18, 1994.
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It's very special, obviously; there is draft day and then there's the day that you sign your first deal. It's been a crazy couple of weeks and I'm very honored to be able to do that."

— Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid on signing his first professional contract