May 9, 1989 |
Timmins, ON, CAN
|Height||5 ft 11 in (180 cm)|
|Weight||185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)|
New York Islanders
KHL Medveščak Zagreb
|NHL Draft||62nd overall, 2007
New York Islanders
Mark Katic (born May 9, 1989) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player. Katic is currently playing for Skellefteå AIK in the Swedish Hockey League (SHL). Katic played previously with the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League (NHL). Katic is of Croatian descent.
He made his NHL debut on February 24, 2011 when he was called up from the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, on an emergency basis, to play defence in an away game against the Philadelphia Flyers. In his first NHL game he recorded an assist and logged 15:37 of ice time, although the Flyers beat the Islanders 4-3 in overtime.
On June 12, 2013 it was announced that Katic has signed a contract with KHL Medveščak Zagreb from Croatia, newest member of KHL. He left Zagreb on February 13, 2017 and transferred to Skellefteå AIK of the Swedish Hockey League.
|2009–10||Bridgeport Sound Tigers||AHL||48||3||11||14||16||—||—||—||—||—|
|2010–11||Bridgeport Sound Tigers||AHL||63||4||26||30||37||—||—||—||—||—|
|2010–11||New York Islanders||NHL||11||0||1||1||4||—||—||—||—||—|
|2011–12||Bridgeport Sound Tigers||AHL||14||0||4||4||6||1||0||0||0||0|
|2013–14||KHL Medveščak Zagreb||KHL||44||1||10||11||18||4||0||0||0||32|
|2014–15||KHL Medveščak Zagreb||KHL||32||4||5||9||37||—||—||—||—||—|
|2015–16||KHL Medveščak Zagreb||KHL||52||3||7||10||8||—||—||—||—||—|
|2016–17||KHL Medveščak Zagreb||KHL||57||6||20||26||24||—||—||—||—||—|
Awards and honours
|Spengler Cup champion with Team Canada||2016|||
- "Moving large madness NHL" (in Croatian). tportal.hr. October 4, 2011. Retrieved October 4, 2011.
- "Katic makes NHL debut with Islanders". Timmins Daily Press. February 24, 2011. Retrieved February 24, 2011.
- "Katic and Foy join Eisbären" (in German). Eisbären Berlin. July 4, 2012. Retrieved July 8, 2012.
- "Katic, another "Bear" with croatian ancestry" (in Croatian). "hrsport.net". June 12, 2013. Retrieved June 13, 2013.
- "Skellefteå AIK värvar från KHL - Skellefteå AIK Hockey". www.skellefteaaik.se (in Swedish). Retrieved 2017-02-13.
- National Hockey League (2010). The National Hockey League Official Guide & Record Book/2011. Triumph Books. p. 305. ISBN 978-1-60078-422-4.
- "Timmins' Mark Katic spengler cup champion". kisstimmins.com. 2016-04-03. Retrieved 2016-04-03.
- Mark Katic career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Mark Katic's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Mark Katic player profile at NHL.com
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