Mark Dekanich

Career Notes:

  • Colgate University, ECAC (2005-06) (Sophomore):
    • Received Ken Dryden Award, ECACHL Goaltender of the Year; Selected All-ECACHL First Team; Selected Team’s Best Defensive Player Award; Selected ECACHL All-Academic Award; Selected Inside College Hockey’s First Team All-ECACHL Team; Selected ECACHL Goaltender of the Half-Year by New England Hockey Journal; Selected ECACHL Best Player of the First Half by College Hockey News; Three-Time ECACHL Goaltender of the Week (11/07/05; 11/21/05; 02/27/06); and Four-Time ECACHL Weekly Honor Roll.
  • DRAFTED:
    • Selected by Nashville Predators, Fifth Round (#146), NHL Entry Draft (2006)
  • Colgate University, ECAC (2006-07) (Junior):
    • Selected All-ECACHL Second Team; Selected Team’s Best Defensive Player Award; Selected ECACHL All-Academic; Led ECACHL Playoffs: Goals Against Average (1.01) and Save Percentage (.953); Three-Time ECACHL Goaltender of the Week (01/02/07; 01/22/07; 01/29/07); Three-Time ECACHL Weekly Honor Roll; Selected Toyota UConn Classic Tournament Most Valuable Player (12/30/06); and Selected All-ECACHL Pre-Season Media and Coaches Teams.
  • Colgate University, ECAC (2007-08) (Senior):
    • Selected Lowe’s Senior CLASS All-Senior All-America First Team; Finalist for Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award; Selected to All-ECAC Hockey Third Team; Selected ECAC Hockey All-Academic Team; Received Colgate Male Athlete of the Year Award; Received Colgate Director of Athletics Award; Received Colgate Coaches’ Award; Selected Team’s Best Defensive Player of the Year; Established Colgate Single Season Records: Games Played (41), Minutes Played (2388:53), Saves (1,043), and Shutouts (6); Established an ECAC and Colgate Record Shutout Streak (217:16) (02/08 – 02/22/08); Selected Hockey Commissioner’s Association Player of the Month (December, 2008); Two-Time ECAC Hockey Goaltender of the Week (02/11/08; 02/18/08);.
  • Established Career Colgate University Records:
    • Games Played (118), Saves (3,071), Save Percentage (.923), Shutouts (11), and Ties (16).
  • Signed to NHL Entry Level Contract:
    • Nashville Predators (April, 2008).
  • Milwaukee Admirals, AHL (2008-09):
    • Second in League: Goals Against Average (2.09); Fifth in League: Save Percentage (.923).
  • Milwaukee Admirals, AHL (2009-10):
    • Selected Reebok Hockey / AHL Goaltender of the Month February 2010 (5-1-0, 1.07, .959, 2 shutouts); Fifth in League, Goals Against Average (2.33) Led Team, Games (49), Wins (27), GAA (2.33), Save Percentage (.914), and Shutouts (4).
  • Cincinnati Cyclones, ECHL (2009-10):
    • Selected Reebok Hockey / ECHL Goaltender of the Week (November 30 – December 6, 2009).
  • Milwaukee Admirals, AHL (2010-11):
    • Selected to Represent Milwaukee Admirals 2011 AHL All-Star Classic (Giant Center, Hershey, PA) (January 31, 2011); Led League: Save Percentage (.931); Third in League: Goals Against Average (2.02) Led Team, Games (43), Wins (23), and Shutouts (4).
  • NHL Debut:
    • Appeared for Nashville Predators in Substitution of Anders Lindback; Played 50 Minutes (22/25), No Decision v Los Angeles Kings (December 18, 2010).
  • Springfield Falcons, AHL (2011-12):
    • Signed AHL Contract with Columbus Blue Jackets (July 3, 2011); Missed most of season with reconstructive ankle surgery.
  • John’s IceCaps, AHL (2012-13):
    • Signed AHL Contract with Winnipeg Jets (July 2, 2012).
  • South Carolina Stinrays, ECHL (2015-16):
    • Signed AHL Contract with Washington Capitals (July 3, 2015); Fourth in the League: Goals Against Average (2.16); Second in League: Save Percentage (.925); Led Team: Games Played (35).
Season   Team                        Lge    GP   Min   GA  EN SO   GAA   W   L   T   Svs    Pct
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2002-03  Coquitlam Express           BCHL   20  1059   83   0  0  4.70   3  11   0   578  0.874
2003-04  Coquitlam Express           BCHL   30  1647   89   0  2  3.24  13  15   1   897  0.909
2004-05  Colgate University          ECAC    5   161    5   0  0  1.85   1   1   0    47  0.904
2005-06  Colgate University          ECAC   36  2126   81   0  4  2.29  18  11   6   988  0.924
2006-07  Colgate University          ECAC   36  2136   83   0  1  2.33  15  17   4   993  0.923
2007-08  Colgate University          ECAC   41  2389   86   0  6  2.16  18  16   6  1043  0.924
2008-09  Milwaukee Admirals          AHL    30  1663   58   3  1  2.09  15  10   2   695  0.923
2009-10  Milwaukee Admirals          AHL    49  2804  109   3  4  2.33  27  16   4  1157  0.914
2009-10  Cincinnati Cyclones         ECHL    2   125    1   0  1  0.48   2   0   0    51  0.981
2010-11  Milwaukee Admirals          AHL    43  2500   84   5  4  2.02  23  12   5  1128  0.931
2010-11  Nashville Predators         NHL     1    50    3   0  0  3.60   0   0   0    22  0.880
2011-12  Springfield Falcons         AHL     5   240   16   1  0  4.00   1   2   1   104  0.867
2012-13  St. John's IceCaps          AHL    35  1914   95   3  2  2.98  16  14   1   814  0.895
2013-14  Zagreb Medvescak KHL        KHL    27  1630   58   0  3  2.13  11   9   6   842  0.936
2014-15  Zagreb Medvescak KHL        KHL    12   591   47   0  0  4.76   0  10   0   244  0.838
2015-16  South Carolina Stingrays    ECHL   35  2004   72   5  2  2.16  20   9   4   892  0.925
2015-16  Hershey Bears               AHL     1    59    4   1  0  4.09   0   1   0    18  0.818


                                            --- Regular Season ---  ---- Playoffs ----
Season   Team                        Lge    GP    G    A  Pts  PIM  GP   G   A Pts PIM
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2002-03  Coquitlam Express           BCHL   20    0    1    1    4
2003-04  Coquitlam Express           BCHL   30    0    0    0    8  --  --  --  --  --
2004-05  Colgate University          ECAC    5    0    0    0    0
2005-06  Colgate University          ECAC   36    0    1    1    0
2006-07  Colgate University          ECAC   36    0    1    1    2
2007-08  Colgate University          ECAC   41    0    2    2    2
2008-09  Milwaukee Admirals          AHL    30    0    1    1    2  --  --  --  --  --
2009-10  Milwaukee Admirals          AHL    47    0    1    1    4   7   0   0   0   2
2009-10  Cincinnati Cyclones         ECHL    2    0    0    0    2  --  --  --  --  --
2010-11  Milwaukee Admirals          AHL    43    0    0    0    0  --  --  --  --  --
2010-11  Nashville Predators         NHL     1    0    0    0    0  --  --  --  --  --
2011-12  Springfield Falcons         AHL     5    0    0    0    0  --  --  --  --  --
2012-13  St. John's IceCaps          AHL    35    0    0    0    0  --  --  --  --  --
2013-14  Zagreb Medvescak KHL        KHL    27    0    0    0    2   2   0   0   0   0
2014-15  Zagreb Medvescak KHL        KHL    12    0    0    0    4  --  --  --  --  --
2015-16  South Carolina Stingrays    ECHL   35    0    0    0    0  10   0   2   2   0
2015-16  Hershey Bears               AHL     1    0    0    0    0  --  --  --  --  --
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