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Mark Streit

Born:Dec. 11, 1977Draft:2004, Montreal Canadiens, #262 Overall
Hometown:Englisberg, SUIPosition:D
Known For:Islanders captainShoots/Catches:Left
National Team:Switzerland

Mark Thomas Streit (born 11 December 1977) is a Swiss former professional ice hockey defenceman. He was formerly the captain of both the New York Islanders and the Swiss national team. Streit was one of the few swingmen in the NHL who could play both as a defenceman and as a forward. He was inducted into the IIHF Hall of Fame in 2020.

He was featured on the front cover of the Swiss versions of the NHL series of hockey games, from NHL 08 to NHL 11.

Mark Streit
Mark Streit, Philadelphia Flyers (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Mark Streit Statistics

Trade Tacker

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
June 12, 2013New York IslandersPhiladelphia Flyers2014 4th Round Pick
(Devon Toews)
Shane Harper
March 1, 2017Philadelphia FlyersTampa Bay Lightning
2017 4th Round Pick
2017 Conditional 4th Round Pick
Valtteri Filppula
March 1, 2017Tampa Bay LightningPittsburgh Penguins2018 4th Round Pick

Deeper Dive

Staff History

  • Switzerland (International)- Board of Directors 2018-2020
  • SC Bern (NL)- Owner, Team Consultant, Assistant Coach 2020-2022


  • U20 WJC All-Star Team 1996-1997
  • Elite Jr. A Champion (Davos U20) 1996-1997
  • NLA Champion (ZSC) 2000-2001
  • NLA Defenseman of the Year 2000-2001
  • NL Media All-Star Team (Zürich) 2003-2004
  • NLA Defenseman of the Year 2004-2005
  • NL Media All-Star Team (ZSC) 2004-2005
  • NL Media Swiss All-Star Team (ZSC) 2004-2005
  • NLA Most Goals by Defenseman (14) 2004-2005
  • World Championship Top 3 Player on Team 2005-2006
  • Swiss Hockey Award 2006-2007
  • World Championship Top 3 Player on Team 2006-2007
  • Swiss Hockey Award 2007-2008
  • NHL All-Star Game 2008-2009
  • World Championship Top 3 Player on Team 2008-2009
  • ECHL Alumnus of the Month (February) 2009-2010
  • World Championship Top 3 Player on Team 2011-2012
  • NL Media Lock-out All-Star Team (Bern) 2012-2013
  • World Championship Top 3 Player on Team 2014-2015
  • NHL Stanley Cup Champion 2016-2017
  • World Cup Runner Up 2016-2017
  • Swiss Hockey Special Award 2017-2018
  • IIHF Hall of Fame 2019-2020