April 3, 1988 |
Victoria, BC, CAN
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)|
|NHL team (P)
Utah Grizzlies (ECHL)
|NHL Draft||107th overall, 2007
Tampa Bay Lightning
Mitch Fadden (born April 3, 1988 in Victoria, British Columbia) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player, currently playing for the Utah Grizzlies of the ECHL. Fadden was selected by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 4th round (107th overall) of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.
Fadden began his major junior career in the Western Hockey League (WHL) with the Seattle Thunderbirds in 2003–04, moving to the Lethbridge Hurricanes during the 2005–06 WHL season. He finished playing his final WHL season with the Tri-City Americans in 2008–09, turning pro the following season in the American Hockey League (AHL) with the Norfolk Admirals. In the 2011-12 season Fadden was put on unconditional waivers, where Utah picked him up. Though Utah is part of the Flames system, Fadden is not technically in the Flames system and he can go to any AHL team.
Notable awards and honours
- WHL East Second All-Star Team
- National Hockey League (2010). The National Hockey League Official Guide & Record Book/2011. Triumph Books. p. 293. ISBN 978-1-60078-422-4.