April 16, 1954 |
Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)|
|Played for||Indianapolis Racers
Edmonton Oilers (WHA)
St. Louis Blues
|NHL Draft||79th overall, 1974
St. Louis Blues
|WHA Draft||47th overall, 1974
Zuke was drafted 79th overall by the St. Louis Blues in the 1974 NHL Amateur Draft. He played 455 career NHL games, scoring 86 goals and 196 assists for 282 points. His father was a local mail carrier and hockey coach who helped produce great NHL players (e.g., Ron Francis).
He also played NCAA hockey for Michigan Tech, and is the all-time scoring leader with 133 goals and 177 assist for at total of 310 points in 163 games played in his 4 years there. He leads the all-time list by an impressive 97 points. He also holds the all-time high for goals and assists respectively.
|1971-72||Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds||NOJHL||Statistics Unavailable|
|1972–73||Michigan Tech Huskies||WCHA||38||23||30||53||20|
|1973–74||Michigan Tech Huskies||WCHA||40||28||47||75||38|
|1974–75||Michigan Tech Huskies||WCHA||42||35||43||78||20|
|1975–76||Michigan Tech Huskies||WCHA||43||47||57||104||42|
|1976-77||Mohawk Valley Comets||NAHL||48||42||29||71||33||—||—||—||—||—|
|1978-79||St. Louis Blues||NHL||34||9||17||26||18||—||—||—||—||—|
|1978-79||Salt Lake Golden Eagles||CHL||29||9||13||22||4||—||—||—||—||—|
|1979-80||St. Louis Blues||NHL||69||22||42||64||30||3||0||0||0||2|
|1980-81||St. Louis Blues||NHL||74||24||44||68||57||11||4||5||9||4|
|1981-82||St. Louis Blues||NHL||76||13||40||53||41||8||1||1||2||2|
|1982-83||St. Louis Blues||NHL||43||8||16||24||14||4||1||0||1||4|
|1982-83||Salt Lake Golden Eagles||CHL||13||7||8||15||0||—||—||—||—||—|
He presently owns and operates Mike Zuke Enterprises in St. Louis, an apparel, screen printing and embroidery business.
Awards and honours
|All-WCHA First Team||1973–74|||
|AHCA West All-American||1973–74|||
|All-WCHA Second Team||1974–75|||
|All-WCHA First Team||1975–76|||
|AHCA West All-American||1975–76|||
- "Mike Zuke's player profile". Hockey Reference.com. Retrieved 2010-04-30.
- "Michigan Tech individual records ice hockey". Michigan Tech Huskies.com. Retrieved 2010-04-30.
- "WCHA All-Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013.
- "Men's Ice Hockey Award Winners" (PDF). NCAA.org. Retrieved June 11, 2013.
- Mike Zuke Enterprises website
- Mike Zuke's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Mike Zuke's biography at Legends of Hockey
|Awards and achievements|
|WCHA Player of the Year
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