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Mika Zibanejad
NUMBER: 93 BIRTHDATE: April 18, 1993  (AGE 22)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Huddinge, Sweden
WEIGHT: 222 DRAFTED: OTT / 2011 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (6th overall)    Prospect Bio
Was the youngest player to ever make his NHL debut for the Senators (18 years, 172 days) when he did so on 10/7/11 at Detroit (5-3 loss) ... An RFA at the conclusion of the 2014-15 campaign, he is in the midst of the first of a two-year contract he signed with Ottawa on June 25. 2014-15: Established new statistical career highs in all major categories ... Registered a new career best with four points (two goals, two assists) to help the Senators recover from a 3-0 deficit on Dec. 7 vs. Vancouver (4-3 OT win) ... Established a new career high when he registered at least one point in a seventh consecutive contest on March 8 vs. Calgary (5-4 SO win). 2015-16 Season high: Face-offs: 18/25 (72%), Oct. 8 at Buffalo (3-1 win) Career game highs: Goals: 2 (2x) last: 3/23/15 vs San Jose (5-2 win); Assists: 2 (7x) last: 2/16/15 vs Carolina (6-3 loss); Points: 4, (2-2), 12/7/14 vs Vancouver (4-3 OT win)
Re-assigned to Djurgarden (Sweden) by Ottawa, October 26, 2011.
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He plays the way that we want to play and he's a leader on the ice. It's those components we feel were the dynamic of what we wanted in our captain.

— Devils coach John Hynes on defenseman Andy Greene, who was named captain Thursday
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