Ice hockey player
810,000 USD (2015)
| 18 February 1992 (age 23)
Kosice, Czechoslovakia (1992-02-18) |
Toronto Maple Leafs
46th overall, 2010
Toronto Maple Leafs (Defenseman)
Richard Panik, Oscar Klefbom, Matt Hunwick, Mark Arcobello, Tomas Jurco
Martin Marinčin ( [ˈmarcɪn ˈmarɪntʃɪn]) (born 18 February 1992) is a Slovak professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Toronto Maple Leafs in the National Hockey League (NHL). He was drafted in the second round, 46th overall, by the Edmonton Oilers in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.
On 25 April 2011, the Oilers signed him to a three-year entry-level contract. During the 2013–14 season, Marincin was recalled and on 5 December 2013, he made his NHL debut playing with the Oilers in a game against the Colorado Avalanche.
On 27 June 2015, Marincin was traded by the Oilers to the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for Brad Ross and a fourth round selection in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
Martin Marinčin Wikipedia
Marincin was chosen to play for Slovakia at the 2011 World Junior Championships. During a game against the United States, Marincin was ejected for a hit to the head on forward Jason Zucker. This ejection carried an automatic one-game suspension, and after a review of the play, Marincin was suspended for an additional three games.
Marincin was named to the 2014 Slovakian Olympic Team competing in Sochi, Russia.