Mark McNeill
Born (1993-02-22)February 22, 1993,
Langley, British Columbia, Canada
Height
Weight
6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
210 lb (95 kg; 15 st 0 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Right
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
F. teams
Dallas Stars
Texas Stars (AHL)
Chicago Blackhawks
NHL Draft 18th overall, 2011
Chicago Blackhawks
Playing career 2012–present

Mark McNeill (born February 22, 1993) a Canadian ice hockey player who is currently playing for the Texas Stars of the American Hockey League as a prospect for the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League. He was selected 18th overall in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft by the Chicago Blackhawks, and he was also selected by Vityaz Chekhov in the fifth round (112th overall) of the 2011 KHL Junior Draft.[1]

Early life[edit | edit source]

McNeill played with major junior hockey with the Prince Albert Raiders of the WHL. Mark has two older siblings, Megan and David, and parents Bernie and Pamela, who reside in Edmonton.

Playing career[edit | edit source]

During the 2016–17 season, while with the AHL affiliate the Rockford IceHogs, and unable to make the Blackhawks roster after four full seasons within the organization, McNeill was traded along with a conditional fourth-round pick to the Dallas Stars in exchange for the return of Johnny Oduya on February 28, 2017.[2]

Career statistics[edit | edit source]

Regular season and playoffs[edit | edit source]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2008–09 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 4 0 0 0 0
2009–10 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 68 9 15 24 27
2010–11 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 70 32 49 81 53 6 2 3 5 2
2011–12 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 69 31 40 71 48
2011–12 Rockford IceHogs AHL 7 0 0 0 12
2012–13 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 65 25 42 67 43 4 1 3 4 4
2012–13 Rockford IceHogs AHL 5 0 0 0 0
2013–14 Rockford IceHogs AHL 76 18 19 37 46
2014–15 Rockford IceHogs AHL 63 23 21 44 23 8 2 2 4 2
2015–16 Rockford IceHogs AHL 64 25 23 48 33 3 1 1 2 0
2015–16 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 1 0 0 0 0
2016–17 Rockford IceHogs AHL 58 6 22 28 23
2016–17 Texas Stars AHL 21 3 8 11 6
2016–17 Dallas Stars NHL 1 0 0 0 0
NHL totals 2 0 0 0 0

International[edit | edit source]

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2010 Canada Pacific U17 5th 5 1 2 3 4
2011 Canada WJC18 4th 7 0 6 6 2
2013 Canada WJC 4th 6 0 0 0 2
Junior totals 18 1 8 9 8

Awards and honours[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. HW 2011 Prospects: Mark McNeill. HockeyWilderness.com (2013-02-04). Retrieved on 2013-02-04.
  2. "Blackhawks acquire Johnny Oduya from Dallas". Chicago Blackhawks (2017-02-28). Retrieved on 2017-02-28.
  3. Team Canada finish out of Medals. Edmonton Journal (2011-08-19). Retrieved on 2013-04-15.
  4. World junior championship: Mark McNeill replaces injured Charles Hudon. Yahoo! Sports (2013-01-02). Retrieved on 2013-01-02.

External links[edit | edit source]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Kevin Hayes
Chicago Blackhawks first round draft pick
2011
Succeeded by
Phillip Danault
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