Role Ice hockey player
NHL Draft Undrafted
Height 2.03 m
Played for New York Islanders
|Playing career |
Weight 117 kg
Name Mitch Fritz
Career start 2000
|Born November 24, 1980 (age 35) Osoyoos, BC, CAN (1980-11-24)|
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Mitch Fritz (born November 24, 1980 in Osoyoos, British Columbia) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey forward who played 20 games in the National Hockey League's 2008–09 season for the New York Islanders.
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- Playing career
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Fritz made his NHL debut against the Philadelphia Flyers on October 30, 2008. He is a noted enforcer, regularly accumulating a high amount of penalty minutes and fighting majors each season. In 2005–2006, Fritz was awarded the AHL Man of the Year award for outstanding service in the Springfield community, while playing for the American Hockey League's Springfield Falcons.
On September 30, 2009, Fritz signed a one-year contract as a free agent to return to the Tampa Bay Lightning organization. He was assigned to their AHL affiliate, the Norfolk Admirals, where he played his last professional season in 2010–11.
His brother, Luke, played offensive guard for the CFL Montreal Alouettes and Winnipeg Blue Bombers.