CALGARY, AB -- The Calgary Flames announced today that they have signed their captain Mark Giordano to a six-year contract.
Giordano, a native of Toronto, Ontario, has been the captain of the Calgary Flames since 2013. He has played his entire NHL career with Calgary, amassing 66 goals and 179 assists for 245 points along with 466 penalty minutes in 510 games.
Last season Giordano was named to the NHL All-Star Game and was a finalist for the NHL’s Foundation Player Award. Giordano was leading all NHL defencemen in scoring with 11 goals, 37 assists for 48 points in 61 games played before sustaining a season-ending injury on February 25th.
MARK GIORDANO – DEFENCE
BORN: Toronto, ON DATE: October 3, 1983
HEIGHT: 6’0” WEIGHT: 200 lbs.
HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on August 25, 2015