Mark Katic
Born May 9, 1989 (1989-05-09) (age 32)
Timmins, Ontario, Canada
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
DEL team
Former teams
Adler Mannheim
New York Islanders
Eisbären Berlin
KHL Medveščak Zagreb
Skellefteå AIK
NHL Draft 62nd overall, 2007
New York Islanders
Playing career 2009–present

Mark Katic (born May 9, 1989) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who is is currently playing for Adler Mannheim in the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL).

He previously played with the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Playing Career[edit | edit source]

Mark was selected by the New York Islanders in the third round (62nd overall) of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.

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, Mark recorded an assist and logged 15:37 of ice time, although the Flyers beat the Islanders 4-3 in overtime.

On July 4, 2012, it was announced that Mark signed a contract with six time German champion Eisbären Berlin. He helped the team win the 2012-13 national German championship.

On June 12, 2013 it was announced that he has signed a contract with KHL Medveščak Zagreb from Croatia, newest member of KHL. In December of 2016, he won the Spengler Cup with Team Canada.

Mark left Zagreb on February 13, 2017 and transferred to Skellefteå AIK of the Swedish Hockey League (SHL). In the 2017–18 campaign, he won silver in the SHL.

In April of 2018, Mark signed a two-year deal with German DEL side, Adler Mannheim.

Career Statistics[edit | edit source]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2005–06 Sarnia Sting OHL 51 5 29 34 33
2006–07 Sarnia Sting OHL 68 5 35 40 31 4 1 3 4 8
2007–08 Sarnia Sting OHL 45 5 26 31 28 6 0 3 3 8
2008–09 Sarnia Sting OHL 63 13 41 54 45 4 1 0 1 6
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
2012–13 Eisbären Berlin DEL 47 6 13 19 22 13 1 0 1 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
2016–17 Skellefteå AIK SHL 4 0 2 2 25 7 1 0 1 0
2017–18 Skellefteå AIK SHL 51 4 17 21 28 16 0 3 3 2
2018–19 Adler Mannheim DEL 51 3 29 32 0 14 4 10 14 2
NHL totals 11 0 1 1 4

Accolades[edit | edit source]

Award Year
OHL
All-Rookie Team 2006
CHL Top Prospects Game 2007
DEL
Champion (Eisbären Berlin) 2013
Champion (Adler Mannheim) 2019
International
Spengler Cup 2016
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