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Michael Zigomanis : biography

January 17, 1981 -

Michael "Mike" Zigomanis (born January 17, 1981) is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre. who currently plays with the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League (AHL). Zigomanis was drafted twice. In the 1999 NHL Entry Draft he was selected 64th overall by the Buffalo Sabres, but was not signed. He re-entered for the 2001 NHL Entry Draft and was selected by the Carolina Hurricanes 46th overall.

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Awards

  • OHL – William Hanley Trophy (Most Gentlemanly Player) (2000)
  • NHL – Stanley Cup Championship (2009)
  • PETA – Sexiest Male Athlete Award 2013

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1997–98 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 62 23 51 74 30 12 1 6 7 2
1998–99 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 67 29 56 85 36 5 1 7 8 2
1999–00 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 59 40 54 94 49 5 0 4 4 0
2000–01 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 52 40 37 77 44
2001–02 Lowell Lock Monsters AHL 79 18 30 48 24 5 1 1 2 2
2002–03 Lowell Lock Monsters AHL 38 13 18 31 19
2002–03 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 19 2 1 3 0
2003–04 Lowell Lock Monsters AHL 61 17 35 52 56
2003–04 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 17 0 3 3 2
2004–05 Lowell Lock Monsters AHL 76 29 31 60 71 11 4 7 11 8
2005–06 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 21 1 0 1 4
2005–06 Lowell Lock Monsters AHL 11 6 7 13 19
2005–06 St. Louis Blues NHL 2 0 0 0 0
2005–06 Peoria Rivermen AHL 28 10 18 28 16 4 2 4 6 6
2006–07 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 75 14 9 23 46
2007–08 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 33 2 1 3 6
2007–08 San Antonio Rampage AHL 27 10 15 25 14 7 0 5 5 10
2008–09 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 22 2 4 6 27
2009–10 Toronto Marlies AHL 7 0 13 13 0
2009–10 Djurgårdens IF SEL 27 4 7 11 12 5 0 0 0 8
2010–11 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 8 0 1 1 4
2010–11 Toronto Marlies AHL 64 14 33 47 66
2011–12 Toronto Marlies AHL 68 19 42 61 52 13 4 2 6 10
2012–13 Toronto Marlies AHL 65 7 28 35 42 9 2 7 9 8
NHL totals 197 21 19 40 89
Living octopus

Living octopus

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