Michael Robert Lundin (born September 24, 1984) is an American professional ice hockey player, who is currently an unrestricted free agent. He has previously played in the National Hockey League (NHL) with the Ottawa Senators, Minnesota Wild, and Tampa Bay Lightning.
September 24, 1984|
Burnsville, Minnesota, U.S.
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||183 lb (83 kg; 13 st 1 lb)|
Tampa Bay Lightning
|National team||United States|
102nd overall, 2004|
Tampa Bay Lightning
Lundin was born in Burnsville, Minnesota, and attended Apple Valley High School (Minnesota) in Apple Valley, Minnesota, where he grew up. He graduated from the University of Maine. Lundin was a finalist for Minnesota Mr. Hockey award and earned All-Conference honors in both hockey and baseball. He was named the 2003 Associated Press’ Minnesota Hockey Player of the Year and Minnesota Star-Tribune Metro Hockey Player of the Year.
On July 9, 2011, Lundin signed a one-year, $1 million contract with the Minnesota Wild. During the 2011–12 season, due to injury and limited impact Lundin appeared in only 17 games with the Wild, registering 2 assists. He also made a brief appearance in rehabilitation for the Wild's AHL affiliate, the Houston Aeros.
On July 1, 2012, Lundin left the Wild organization and signed as a free agent to a one-year deal with the Ottawa Senators. He played in just 11 games with the Senators during the lockout-shortened 2012-13 season, recording a single assist as he battled various injuries.
On April 27, 2017, Lundin signed a two-year deal with Jokerit of the KHL. Lundin had previously played in the KHL from 2013 to 2016. Lundin was limited through injury to just 23 games in the 2017–18 season.
Prior to his second season with Jokerit, Lundin announced he would not play the season due to continuing injury issues, effectively ending his tenure with the club.
Regular season and playoffsEdit
|2003–04||University of Maine||HE||44||3||16||19||34||—||—||—||—||—|
|2004–05||University of Maine||HE||40||1||13||14||2||—||—||—||—||—|
|2005–06||University of Maine||HE||36||3||13||16||4||—||—||—||—||—|
|2006–07||University of Maine||HE||40||6||14||20||2||—||—||—||—||—|
|2007–08||Tampa Bay Lightning||NHL||81||0||6||6||16||—||—||—||—||—|
|2008–09||Tampa Bay Lightning||NHL||25||0||2||2||4||—||—||—||—||—|
|2009–10||Tampa Bay Lightning||NHL||49||3||10||13||18||—||—||—||—||—|
|2010–11||Tampa Bay Lightning||NHL||69||1||11||12||12||18||0||2||2||2|
Awards and honorsEdit
- "Mike Lundin player profile". Hockey Hall of Fame. Retrieved 2010-02-02.
- "Mike Lundin". Hockey’s Future. Retrieved October 16, 2012.
- "Mike Lundin". hockeyDB.com. Retrieved October 16, 2012.
- "Wild sign Lundin, a Minnesota native". Fox News. July 9, 2011.
- "Senators Trade Foligno for Methot, Sign Latendresse, Lundin". TSN. 2012-07-01. Retrieved 2012-07-01.
- Dadoun, Ryan (June 11, 2013). "Report: Sens' Lundin signs with KHL club". nbcsports.com. Retrieved June 19, 2013.
- "Destination known - Mike Lundin joins EHC Biel for the 2016-17 season". swisshockeynews.ch. August 24, 2016. Retrieved August 25, 2016.
- "Mike Lundin leaves EHC Biel and joins Jokerit Helsinki". swisshockeynews.ch. April 27, 2017. Retrieved August 31, 2017.
- "Lundin will not play this season" (in Finnish). Jokerit. 2018-09-18. Retrieved 2018-09-18.