Marko Daňo

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Marko Daňo
Marko Dano - Columbus Blue Jackets.jpg
Dano in November 2014.
Born (1994-11-30) November 30, 1994 (age 20)
Eisenstadt, Austria
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 183 lb (83 kg; 13 st 1 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shoots Left
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
Former teams
Columbus Blue Jackets
Springfield Falcons (AHL)
HK Dukla Trenčín
HC Slovan Bratislava
National team  Slovakia
NHL Draft 27th overall, 2013
Columbus Blue Jackets
Playing career 2011–present

Marko Daňo (born November 30, 1994) is a Slovak ice hockey player. He is currently playing for the Columbus Blue Jackets of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets of the National Hockey League (NHL) 27th overall in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft and made his NHL debut in 2014. Prior to that Daňo had played for HC Slovan Bratislava of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) for two seasons. His father, Jozef Daňo, was also an ice hockey player, and played for the Slovak national team at the 1994 and 1998 Winter Olympics.

Professional Career[edit]

International play[edit]

Daňo participated at the 2012 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships as a member of the Slovakia men's national junior ice hockey team, and also at the 2013 IIHF World Championship as a member of the Slovakia men's national ice hockey team.[1]

National Hockey League[edit]

Daňo was selected by the Blue Jackets in the first round (27th overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft. He was born in Eisenstadt, Austria, but grew up in Trenčín, Slovakia.[2] Following the completion of his second Kontinental Hockey League season in 2013–14, with HC Slovan Bratislava, Daňo signed an entry-level contract with the Columbus Blue Jackets on March 14, 2014.[3] He scored his first NHL goal on October 11, 2014 in the game against New York Rangers.[4][5]

2014-15[edit]

At the beginning of 2014-15 Daňo played 8 games in the first team, before being sent back to AHL.[6]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2010–11 HK Dukla Trenčín SVK 8 0 1 1 10 3 0 0 0 0
2011–12 HK Dukla Trenčín SVK 32 4 6 10 12 9 0 3 3 18
2012–13 HC Slovan Bratislava KHL 37 3 4 7 26 4 0 0 0 4
2013–14 HC Slovan Bratislava KHL 41 3 2 5 41
2013–14 Springfield Falcons AHL 10 2 4 6 4 5 0 2 2 0
KHL totals 78 6 6 12 67 4 0 0 0 4

International[edit]

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2011 Slovakia WJC18 10th 6 1 3 4 14
2012 Slovakia WJC18-D1 12th 5 10 3 13 10
2012 Slovakia IH18 8th 4 0 1 1 0
2012 Slovakia WJC 6th 6 1 2 3 6
2013 Slovakia WJC 8th 6 4 5 9 12
2013 Slovakia WC 8th 5 1 1 2 2
2014 Slovakia WJC 8th 5 2 1 3 4
Junior totals 32 18 15 33 46
Senior totals 5 1 1 2 2

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Kerby Rychel
Columbus Blue Jackets first round draft pick
2013
Succeeded by
TBD