|Assets:||Has good mobility, sound instincts and hockey smarts. Limits his mistakes in the defensive zone and moves the puck efficiently.|
|Flaws:||Doesn't own the top-end skills to produce good offensive numbers. Isn't very physical and needs to keep getting stronger in order to better handle big NHL forwards.|
|Career Potential:||Mobile depth defenseman.|
|NHL||Played in the NHL YoungStars Game||2007-08|
|6/11/2013||Signed with Barys Astana (KHL).|
|3/21/2013||Missed 8 games (concussion).|
|3/03/2013||Concussion, injured reserve.|
|3/02/2013||Missed 3 games (flu).|
|2/07/2013||Missed 10 games (broken finger).|
|1/19/2013||Broken finger, injured reserve.|
|11/23/2012||Signed with Almtuna IS (Sweden).|
|7/01/2012||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Ottawa Senators to a one-year contract.|
|4/07/2012||Missed the last 25 regular season games (lower body injury).|
|2/19/2012||Lower body injury, injured reserve.|
|2/18/2012||Lower body injury, day-to-day.|
|11/28/2011||Recalled from Houston (AHL).|
|11/18/2011||Loaned to Houston (AHL) for conditioning.|
|11/18/2011||Missed 19 games (back injury).|
|10/01/2011||Back injury, injured reserve.|
|7/09/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Minnesota Wild to a one-year contract.|
|6/27/2011||Tampa Bay Lightning did not tender a qualifying offer.|
|3/09/2011||Missed 13 games (abdominal injury).|
|2/12/2011||Abdominal injury, injured reserve.|
|2/06/2011||Abdominal injury, day-to-day.|
|7/06/2010||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Tampa Bay Lightning to a one-year contract.|
|6/16/2010||Tampa Bay Lightning tendered a qualifying offer.|
|12/26/2009||Recalled from Norfolk (AHL).|
|11/30/2009||Assigned to Norfolk (AHL).|
|11/25/2009||Recalled from Norfolk (AHL).|
|11/23/2009||Assigned to Norfolk (AHL).|
|11/21/2009||Recalled from Norfolk (AHL).|
|9/30/2009||Assigned to Norfolk (AHL).|
|9/09/2009||Re-signed by the Tampa Bay Lightning to a one-year contract.|
|6/29/2009||Tampa Bay Lightning tendered a qualifying offer.|
|12/13/2008||Assigned to Norfolk (AHL).|
|3/20/2008||Missed 1 game (left ankle injury).|
|3/19/2008||Left ankle injury, day-to-day.|
|7/01/2012||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Ottawa Senators.|
|7/09/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Minnesota Wild.|
|6/27/2004||Drafted by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 4th round (102nd overall) in 2004.|
Mike Lundin reportedly headed to KHL's Barys | 06/11/2013 3:32 PM
NewsMike Lundin has decided to leave the NHL and sign with Barys of Russia's Kontinental Hockey League, according Sports.ru's Igor Eronko.
Igor Eronko on Twitter
ImpactLundin was scheduled to be an unrestricted free agent this summer. Lundin had said he'd like to return to Ottawa, but it didn't sound like the feelings were mutual. Lundin dealt with multiple injuries this season, including a concussion, and ended up playing just 11 games for the Senators.
Mike Lundin likely heading for free agency | 05/28/2013 7:55 AM
NewsMike Lundin is eligible for unrestricted free agency this summer.
ImpactHe said he would like to re-sign with Senators, but he understands that he probably won't be brought back. Lundin missed time with injuries in 2013 and he ended up skating in just 11 games with Ottawa. He had trouble establishing a foothold for himself when he was healthy.
| 03/22/2013 2:20 AM
NewsMike Lundin was activated from the IL on Thursday March 21.
Mike Lundin may play Thurs. in Methot's place | 03/21/2013 11:09 AM
NewsMike Lundin (concussion) is projected to come off injured reserve and into Ottawa's lineup Thursday if it is deemed that Marc Methot cannot play.
ImpactMethot hasn't been ruled out for Thursday's contest yet. Lundin has missed the past eight games with a concussion.
Lundin continues to progress from concussion | 03/15/2013 8:27 AM
NewsMike Lundin is getting close to returning to Ottawa's lineup from a concussion.
Impact"Whether (Lundin) is ready to play, we'll decide end of day (Friday)," said coach Paul MacLean. "He continues to make progress and passed a line test." He practiced Thursday and hasn't played since Mar. 2.
Mike Lundin (concussion) skates Tuesday | 03/13/2013 7:31 AM
NewsMike Lundin (concussion) returned to practice Tuesday.
ImpactHe wore a "no contact" sweater though and there's no timetable for his return. He has been receiving some good support, which is often an overlooked part of the recovery process. "It's a terrible thing to have a brain injury," Lundin said. "The guys who have been through it are the guys checking on me, because they know how horrible it can be."
| 03/03/2013 3:28 AM
NewsMike Lundin returned to action on Saturday March 2.
Coach: Mike Lundin has sustained a concussion | 03/02/2013 4:20 PM
NewsMike Lundin has a concussion as a result of the hit he received from Philadelphia's Harry Zolnierczyk, according to Senators coach Paul MacLean.
Senators.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactThat's unfortunately not surprising given that it looked like Zolnierczyk's elbow or arm connected with Lundin's head with enough force to snap his neck back. It's hard to put a timetable on a concussion, so we don't expect Ottawa to provide one.
Lundin exits game with possible head injury | 03/02/2013 3:27 PM
NewsMike Lundin left Saturday's game after he received a high hit from Harry Zolnierczyk.
ImpactThis is just speculation at this point, but it looked like Zolnierczyk's elbow connected with Lundin's head with enough force for Lundin's neck to snap back. The Senators defenseman went down and was eventually helped to the dressing room.
Mike Lundin out Saturday night with flu | 02/24/2013 12:43 PM
NewsMike Lundin was a late scratch for the Senators Saturday night due to the flu.
Bruce Garrioch on Twitter
ImpactEven when he's back in the lineup, don't expect much help in the fantasy department as he's just a stay-at-home blueliner.
Mike Lundin makes season debut | 02/08/2013 11:39 AM
NewsMike Lundin made his season and Senators debut Thursday.
ImpactOttawa Sun writer Bruce Garrioch gave him the team's "thumbs up" for the game. Lundin played 19:24 and had three shots on goal. Don't expect much help in the fantasy department as he's just a stay-at-home blueliner.
Mike Lundin will make season debut Thursday | 02/07/2013 12:59 PM
NewsMike Lundin (finger) will make his Senators' debut on Thursday.
Senators.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactLundin missed Ottawa's first 10 games after breaking his finger during the lockout. He's not expected to have any fantasy value in standard leagues.
Mike Lundin (finger) has been cleared to play | 02/07/2013 10:15 AM
NewsMike Lundin (finger) practiced with his Ottawa teammates on Wednesday and doctors have cleared him to play.
ImpactThe Senators have eight healthy defensemen on the roster vying for six spots now. "It's a nice puzzle to have," said coach Paul MacLean. "Right now, we're going to keep eight, but we know we can't keep that number (for long). We have to make a decision down the road, but right now, we're going to let Lundin get some legs underneath him."
Mike Lundin (finger) is 'getting very close' | 02/06/2013 12:53 PM
NewsMike Lundin (finger) could resume practices with his Ottawa teammates later this week.
ImpactHe suffered a broken finger while playing in Sweden during the lockout, but is getting close to being able to make his Senators debut. "He's getting very close," coach Paul MacLean said. "He's meeting with the doctors (Tuesday) night, having a discussion. He's skating and skating well."
Mike Lundin (hand) may be out 3-4 weeks | 01/08/2013 2:49 PM
NewsMike Lundin could miss three to four weeks with a broken finger.
ImpactHe suffered the injury to his hand in December and it looks like he'll miss the start of 2012-13's shortened season.
Lundin (hand) probable to miss start of camp | 01/07/2013 2:46 PM
NewsMike Lundin suffered a hand injury prior to Christmas and he isn't expected to be ready in time for the start of training camp.
ImpactThe Senators signed him to a one-year, $1.15 contract last July to serve as a bottom-pairing defenseman. Lundin skated in seven games with Almtuna in Sweden's second tier division, where he had four assists and a minus-2 rating. He doesn't have any fantasy value, but his absence as well as Jared Cowen's, who is out for the year following hip surgery, should open up some competition for spots on the back end at camp. However, it doesn't appear as though he will be sidelined for very long.
|Penalty Minutes||18||2009-10 (TB)|
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