|Born:||October 29, 1959||Draft:||1979 Capitals, #4 overall|
|Hometown:||Ottawa, Ontario||Position:||Right Wing|
|Known For:||700 Goal Club||Shoots:||Right|
Michael Alfred Gartner (born October 29, 1959) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey right winger who played 19 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Washington Capitals, Minnesota North Stars, New York Rangers, Toronto Maple Leafs and Phoenix Coyotes. He also played one season in the defunct World Hockey Association for the Cincinnati Stingers. In 2017 Gartner was named one of the ‘100 Greatest NHL Players’ in history.
Mike Gartner Statistics
- Mike Gartner: Revisiting A True Hall of Fame Career
- The 700 Goal Club
- Top 12 Fastest Skaters Ever in the NHL
- The NHL’s Exclusive 13 x 30 Club
- Washington Capitals’ 50-Goal Scorers
- Mike Gartner Archives
- First player in NHL history to score 25 goals in his first 15 seasons
- Played in seven All-Star Games (1981, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1990, 1993, 1996)
- Gartner’s jersey (#11) retired by Capitals in 2008
Lifelong storyteller and experienced hockey reporter that has covered everything from major juniors to the NHL. Worked for various newspapers across Minnesota and North Dakota, and now covering the Colorado Avalanche for THW.