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Mike Kostka

30-Year-Old Defenseman – Ottawa Senators

2015-16 NHL Stats

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After tallying one point while playing in seven games for the New York Rangers in the 2014-15 season, Kostka packed his bags for Ottawa in the offseason, agreeing to a one-year, two-way deal in July. The journeyman defenseman isn't expected to crack the Sens' roster out of t...

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SHOOTS: Right   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 210   DOB: 11/28/1985   BORN: Etobicoke, Ontario   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Mike Kostka Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Senators in July 2015. Contract is worth $800,000 at the NHL level and $300,000 at the AHL level.

December 31, 2015  –  Mike Kostka News

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Mike Kostka NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2012-13 26 NHL TOR 35 0 8 8 -7 27 49 0.0 0 0 22:05 0 5 5 2:38 49 66
2013-14 27 NHL CHI 9 2 1 3 3 8 18 11.1 1 0 14:26 0 0 0 0:17 14 7
2013-14 27 NHL TB 19 2 6 8 7 0 31 6.5 0 0 15:54 0 0 0 1:51 12 26
2014-15 28 NHL NYR 7 0 1 1 1 0 7 0.0 0 0 15:23 0 0 0 0:04 6 9
2014-15 28 AHL HAR 63 5 25 30 6 35 0 1
2015-16 29 AHL BIN 42 4 17 21 4 20 0 3
2015-16 Proj 29 NHL OTT 21 Subscribe now to see our 2015-16 projections for Mike Kostka

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Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2014-15 15:23 0:04

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Mike Kostka
Calculate Stats Over Any Time Period Just click on any two dates to see the totals.
Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
2016-2Feb 13 @CLM Did Not Play
2016-2Feb 11 COL Did Not Play
2016-2Feb 10 @DET Did Not Play
2016-2Feb 8 TAM Did Not Play
2016-2Feb 6 TOR Did Not Play
2016-2Feb 4 EDM Did Not Play
2016-2Feb 2 @PIT Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 26 BUF Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 24 NYR Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 22 NYI Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 21 @NJD Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 18 @SAN Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 16 @LOS Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 13 @ANA Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 10 @WAS Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 9 BOS Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 7 FLA Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 4 @STL Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 3 @CHI Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 30 NJD Did Not Play
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2015-12Dec 29 @BOS Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 27 BOS Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 22 @FLA Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 20 @TAM Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 18 SAN Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 16 @WAS Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 14 LOS Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 12 @MON Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 10 @TAM Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 8 @FLA Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 6 @NYR Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 5 NYI Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 3 CHI Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 1 PHI Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 28 @ARI Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 25 @COL Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 24 @DAL Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 21 PHI Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 19 CLM Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 16 DET Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 14 NYR Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 12 VAN Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 10 @NAS Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 7 @CAR Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 5 WPG Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 3 @MON Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 31 DET Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 30 @DET Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 28 CGY Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 24 ARI Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 22 NJD Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 17 NAS Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 15 @PIT Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 14 @CLM Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 11 MON Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 10 @TOR Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 8 @BUF Did Not Play

Mike Kostka: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Kostka was recalled by the Senators on Wednesday, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottowa Sun reports.

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Kostka was reassigned to AHL Binghamton on Sunday.

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The Senators have recalled Kostka from AHL Binghamton.

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Kostka signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Senators on Wednesday.

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Kostka was placed on waivers Thursday, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.

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Kostka registered a minus-2 with three shots on goal in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to the Islanders.

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Kostka was recalled from AHL Hartford on Friday.

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The Rangers placed Kostka on waivers on Sunday, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.

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The Rangers have signed Kostka to a one-year, $650,000 deal, the Star-Ledger reports.

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Kostka (concussion) returned to action Thursday and picked up two assists.

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Kostka (concussion) will play Thursday against the Flyers, Erik Erlendsson of the Tampa Tribune reports.

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Kostka (concussion) skated Tuesday, Erik Erlendsson of the Tampa Tribune reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015-16

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2014-15

More considered to be a depth signing to protect the organization from injuries on the right-hand side of the blue line, the 28-year-old Kostka makes for an interesting value to the Rangers. The 6-foot-1, 210-pound defenseman is certainly looking to make his name anywhere, after donning ten different jerseys over the past seven seasons. It's worth noting, Kotska did put up a respectable eight points in 19 games dressed for Tampa Bay in 2013-14. While the undrafted Toronto native is very likely to begin the season with yet another AHL franchise, Hartford, it's inconceivable that he reproduce the small sample production should the opportunity arise with the parent club Rangers.

2013-14

It's nice to see Kostka earn a deal with the Hawks, but don't expect huge things from this smooth-skating, yet under-sized defender. His 2012-13 with the Leafs was a lovely story, but he's no more than a six/seven defender, particularly on a deep squad like the defending Cup champs.

2012-13

Kostka is a 27-year-old veteran AHL defender who'll help the Marlies develop their young blueliners, but never see the wide seats of an NHL charter. Career minor leaguers are still good guys, though

2009-10

Despite being a non-drafted rookie, Kostka ended up having one of the biggest presences in Portland last season. He played in 80 games for the Sabres' affiliate team and was second on the team's defense in scoring with 4 goals and 26 assists. Known for his usually high plus/minus ratings, Kostka also led the team's defense with plus-8. Don't be shocked if this surprise prospect sees some time in the NHL this season as a depth player.

2008-09

Kostka led all NCAA defensemen in power-play goals last season. His defensive skills need more polish and he will likely spend 2008-09 in the AHL.