December 18, 1979 |
Meadow Lake, SK, CAN
|Height||6 ft 4 in (193 cm)|
|Weight||223 lb (101 kg; 15 st 13 lb)|
New York Rangers
EC Red Bull Salzburg
|NHL Draft||118th overall, 1998
He played in two National Hockey League (NHL) games, one with the Philadelphia Flyers and the other with the New York Rangers before opting for a European career in playing for Leksands IF of the Swedish Allsvenskan, Lukko of the Finnish SM-liiga, and EC KAC and EC Red Bull Salzburg of the Austrian EBEL.
On July 2, 2010, Siklenka signed a one-year contract with the Atlanta Thrashers of the NHL. He was unable to make the Thrashers opening night roster and was re-assigned to American Hockey League affiliate, the Chicago Wolves, to start the 2010–11 season. 36 games with the Wolves, Siklenka sought a release from his contract and returned for a second spell with EC KAC of the EBEL on January 27, 2011.
Siklenka has a wife (Jolene) and two kids (Rain and Jones).
- "Thrashers re-assign three more players to Wolves". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. 2010-09-27. Retrieved 2010-09-27.
- Mike Siklenka's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Mike Siklenka at Hockey-Reference.com
- Mike Siklenka's biography at Legends of Hockey
- Mike Siklenka's player profile at NHL.com
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