Arizona Coyotes
Arizona Coyotes
Michael Stone
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MichaelStone
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 210
BIRTHDATE: 06/07/1990
AGE: 24
BIRTHPLACE: Winnipeg, MB, CAN
DRAFTED: PHX: 2008-69 overall
WHL East Second All-Star Team (2009) WHL East First All-Star Team (2010)
2012-13 Highlights
Recorded 5-4-9 in a career-high 40 games with the Coyotes...Posted a plus-2 rating and had 50 shots...Recorded 6-22-28 in 36 games with Portland (AHL)...Ranked third among Pirates’ defensemen in points and assists...Scored a goal vs. SJS, Apr. 24...Recorded 1-1-2 vs. DET, Apr. 4...Scored a goal at MIN, Mar. 27...Scored a goal vs. ANA, Mar. 4... Recorded his first goal of the season at CGY, Feb. 24...Recalled from Portland (AHL), Feb. 23...Made his season debut and skated in 18:00 of ice time with three hits vs. CBJ, Jan. 23...Recalled from Portland (AHL), Jan. 21.

2011-12 Highlights
Played in 13 games with PHX, posting 1-2-3 and a plus-7 rating…Appeared in 51 games with Portland (AHL), recording 9-13-22…Was a plus-2 and skated in 16:36 of ice time at STL, Apr. 6…Blocked three shots vs. COL, Mar. 22…Had a season-high 19:45 TOI vs. NSH, Mar. 12…Scored his first career NHL goal and had an assist vs. SJS, Mar. 10…Collected his first career NHL point (assist) vs. MIN, Mar. 8…Made his NHL debut vs. DAL, Feb. 18…2012 Playoffs: Appeared in two games of the WCF against LAK…Made his Stanley Cup playoff debut vs. LAK, May 15.  

2010-11 Highlights
Appeared in his first professional season with San Antonio (AHL), recording 2-11-13 and 27 penalty minutes in 70 games.

2009-10 Highlights
Recorded 21-44-65 and 91 penalty minutes in 69 games for Calgary (WHL)…Set WHL career highs in goals, assists, points and penalty minutes…Also collected 5-15-20 in 23 playoff games to help lead Calgary to the WHL Championship and a berth in the Memorial Cup…Scored two goals in decisive Game 5 of WHL Final…Named to the WHL Eastern Conference First All-Star Team…Selected as the Eastern Conference finalist for the WHL Defenseman of the Year Award…Led WHL defensemen in playoff scoring…Finished the regular season ranked tied for fourth in scoring among all WHL defensemen while ranking fourth in scoring on Calgary…Compiled a seven-game assist streak (0-11-11) from Nov. 22-Dec. 11…Closed the regular season riding a seven-game point streak (6-6-12)…Finished the season with 14 multi-point games.

2008-09 Highlights
Appeared in 69 games for Calgary (WHL), collecting 19-42-61 and 87 penalty minutes…Also registered 2-11-13 in 18 playoff games…Helped Calgary advance to WHL Final…Ranked fourth in scoring among all WHL defensemen.

2007-08 Highlights
Registered 10-25-35 in 71 games for Calgary (WHL)…Ranked third in scoring among Hitmen defensemen…Also collected 3-4-7 in 14 playoff games.

2005-06 Highlights
In 55 games with Calgary (WHL), tallied 2-18-20 and 32 penalty minutes…Added three assists in 17 playoff games…Named Calgary’s Co-Rookie of the Year.

Personal
Nickname is “Stoner”…His favorite player growing up was Steve Yzerman…Other favorites are Kenny Chesney (musician) and “Major League” (movie)…Enjoys spending time at his family cottage back home in the summer…Hobbies include golf and fishing.