Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Mikkel Boedker
Mikkel Boedker is the highest-ever drafted Danish player in NHL history, going 8th overall to the Phoenix Coyotes in 2008.

Born on December 16, 1989 in Br°ndby, Denmark, he moved to Sweden at the age of 15 to play for Fr÷lunda HC where he spent two seasons. Following the 2006-07 season, Boedker would join the Kitchener Rangers of the OHL and record 73 points in 62 games.

On a very young Coyotes team in 2008-09, Boedker would make his NHL debut, scoring 11 goals in 78 games while learning the NHL game.

The 2013-14 season would be the most prolific of Boedker's tenure with Coyotes. He suited up in all 82 games for the club, scoring 19 times and adding 32 assists. He followed that up with another impressive campaign in 2014-15. Though limited to just 45 games he managed to record 14 goals and 14 assists.

Boedker's time with the Coyotes would come to an end on February 29, 2016. He was traded to the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for Alex Tanguay. Boedker would finish the season with the Avalanche and as an unrestricted free agent in the summer of 2016 sign a deal with the San Jose Sharks.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2004-05 Rodovre IK Den-2 1 0 1 1 0
2005-06 Frolunda HC Goteborg U18 Swe-U18 5 2 0 2 0 2 0 1 1 0
2005-06 Frolunda HC Goteborg Jr. Swe-Jr. 37 9 8 17 22 2 1 2 3 0
2005-06 Denmark WJC-B 5 1 3 4 2 +1
2005-06 Denmark WJ18-B 5 2 2 4 4 +2
2006-07 Frolunda HC Goteborg U18 Swe-U18 3 3 2 5 2 6 5 4 9 2
2006-07 Frolunda HC Goteborg Jr. Swe-Jr. 39 19 30 49 14 8 6 5 11 6
2006-07 Frolunda HC Goteborg Sweden 2 0 0 0 0
2006-07 Denmark WJC-B 5 1 0 1 14 -1
2006-07 Denmark WJ18-B 5 4 7 11 4 +6
2007-08 Kitchener Rangers OHL 62 29 44 73 14 +6 20 9 26 35 2
2007-08 Denmark WJC-A 6 2 4 6 2 -7
2007-08 Kitchener Rangers M-Cup 5 2 4 6 0
2008-09 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 78 11 17 28 18 -6
2008-09 Denmark WC-A 6 3 1 4 4 +1
2009-10 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 14 1 2 3 0 +2
2009-10 San Antonio Rampage AHL 64 11 27 38 4 -19
2010-11 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 34 4 10 14 8 +11 4 0 1 1 2
2010-11 San Antonio Rampage AHL 36 12 22 34 8 +11
2010-11 Denmark WC-A 6 3 1 4 2 -4
2011-12 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 82 11 13 24 12 -2 16 4 4 8 0
2012-13 Lukko Rauma Finland 29 21 12 33 10 +16
2012-13 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 48 7 19 26 12 0
2012-13 Denmark WC-A 7 0 3 3 0 -1
2013-14 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 82 19 32 51 20 -9
2013-14 Denmark WC-A 7 2 2 4 2 +2
2014-15 Arizona Coyotes NHL 45 14 14 28 6 -10
2015-16 Arizona Coyotes NHL 62 13 26 39 10 -28
2015-16 Colorado Avalanche NHL 18 4 8 12 2 -5
2016-17 San Jose Sharks NHL 81 10 16 26 10 0 4 1 1 2 2
NHL Totals 544 94 157 251 98 24 5 6 11 4


Signed as a free agent by Rauma (Finland), September 27, 2012. Traded to Colorado by Arizona for Alex Tanguay, Connor Bleackley and Kyle Wood, February 29, 2016. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, July 1, 2016.
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