Michael Funk
Position Defence
Shoots Left
Height
Weight
6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
199 lb (90 kg)
NHL Team (P)
Cur. Team
F. Teams
Vancouver Canucks
Manitoba Moose (AHL)
Portland Pirates
Rochester Americans
Buffalo Sabres
Nationality CAN
Born (1986-08-15)August 15, 1986,
Abbotsford, BC, CAN
NHL Draft 43rd overall, 2004
Buffalo Sabres
Pro Career 2006 – present

Michael "Mike" Funk (born August 15, 1986 in Abbotsford, British Columbia) is a professional ice hockey defenceman who last (2009-10) played with the Manitoba Moose of the American Hockey League.

He was drafted by the Buffalo Sabres in the second round, 43rd overall, of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.

Funk spent his junior hockey career with the Portland Winter Hawks of the Western Hockey League where he compiled 121 points and 312 penalty minutes in four seasons. Funk signed his first professional contract in June 2006 with the Buffalo Sabres, and made his NHL debut with the team on November 18 of the 2006–07 season. He played in five NHL games with the Sabres in 2006–07, recording two assists.

On July 6, 2009, he was signed by the Vancouver Canucks and assigned to their American Hockey League affiliate, the Manitoba Moose.

Career statistics[edit | edit source]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2002–03 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 68 1 15 16 54 7 0 1 1 15
2003–04 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 71 3 25 28 86 5 0 1 1 6
2004–05 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 71 8 22 30 84 7 1 1 2 4
2005–06 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 70 11 36 47 88 5 0 0 0 8
2006–07 Rochester Americans AHL 61 2 5 7 57 6 0 1 1 4
2006–07 Buffalo Sabres NHL 5 0 2 2 0
2007–08 Rochester Americans AHL 58 0 10 10 104
2007–08 Buffalo Sabres NHL 4 0 0 0 0
2008–09 Portland Pirates AHL 13 1 2 3 8
2009–10 Manitoba Moose AHL 19 1 6 7 14
NHL totals 9 0 2 2 0

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