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Brendan Mikkelson  #24

Pittsburgh Penguins  Defenseman
NUMBER: 24 BIRTHDATE: June 22, 1987  (AGE 26)
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 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.

For me, it's a great win for our hockey team and for a lot of people back in Columbus, especially our fans in particular … people who have been devoted to this organization, it's big.

— Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards on their win vs. the Penguins in Game 2, the franchise's first-ever Stanley Cup Playoff victory