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Brendan Mikkelson

Brendan Mikkelson  #24

Defenseman
NUMBER: 24 BIRTHDATE: June 22, 1987
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Regina, SK, Canada
WEIGHT: 210 DRAFTED: ANA / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (31st overall)
- Reassigned to the Crunch on Mar. 11
 - Skated in seven games with the Crunch, recording an assist and a +4 rating
- Registered his first point (assist) of the season on Jan. 22 at CAR
- Made his season debut, recording three blocked shots on Jan. 22 at CAR
Memorial Cup All-Star Team (2007) Missed majority of 2005-06 due to recurring shoulder and knee injuries. Claimed on waivers by Calgary from Anaheim, October 19, 2010. Traded to Tampa Bay by Calgary for Blair Jones, January 6, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Vasteras (Sweden-2), October 30, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, July 20, 2013.
Quote of the Day

This is a big year for us in a lot of ways. You can see Garth and management really trying to find that solution to get us into the playoffs and consistently have that. The pressure is great. You have to enjoy it. It just means there's a great opportunity ahead of you.

— Islanders captain John Tavares