Mike Peluso (ice hockey, born 1974)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Mike Peluso (ice hockey b. 1974))
Jump to: navigation, search
For the ice hockey player of the same name born in 1965, see Mike Peluso (ice hockey b. 1965).
Mike Peluso
Born (1974-09-02) September 2, 1974 (age 39)
Bismarck, ND, USA
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 208 lb (94 kg; 14 st 12 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Right
Played for Chicago Blackhawks
Philadelphia Flyers
National team  United States
NHL Draft 253rd overall, 1994
Calgary Flames
Playing career 1998–2004

Mike "Loose" Peluso (born September 2, 1974) is an American former professional ice hockey right winger who played 38 games in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Chicago Blackhawks and Philadelphia Flyers. Peluso was raised in Hibbing, Minnesota and Bismarck, North Dakota

Playing career[edit]

Peluso was drafted by the Calgary Flames in the 10th round of the 1994 NHL Entry Draft. He spent most of his career in the minor leagues, although he did see short amounts of time in the NHL with the Chicago Blackhawks and Philadelphia Flyers. He retired after the 2003–04 NHL season. He is the younger cousin of Stanley Cup champion Mike Peluso, who also played for Chicago. In 2007, he was inducted into the Bismarck High School Hall of Fame. He is now the head hockey coach for his old high school, Bismarck High School in Bismarck, North Dakota.

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
All-WCHA Rookie Team 1994–95
All-WCHA Third Team 1995–96
All-WCHA Second Team 1996–97
All-WCHA Third Team 1997–98

External links[edit]