20 Michael Brodzinski  
Michael Brodzinski


Ham Lake, Minn.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 197



Gophers Pick Up Sweep in 4-2 Victory

Taylor Cammarata picked up three assists in the victory for the Maroon & Gold.


Wilcox Blanks Notre Dame in 5-0 Win

Twelve different Gophers tallied points in the series-opening win over the Irish.


Gophers, RPI to Play for Ice Breaker Title

Minnesota is 10-2-0 all-time against RPI including a 6-2 win last season at Mariucci Arena.


Gophers Open Ice Breaker with 4-3 Win

Kyle Rau became just the 49th player in school history to earn 125 career points.


Five Gophers Invited to USA Hockey Camp

The 2014 U.S. National Junior Evaluation Camp will be held in Lake Placid, Aug. 2-9.


Minnesota Routs UMD

The Gopher hockey team routed UMD, 6-1, at Mariucci Arena.


Minnesota Routs Eagles

Minnesota scored four first-period goals in a 6-1 win over Boston College.


Gophers Blank Mercyhurst

Minnesota opened the 2013-14 season with a 6-0 win over Mercyhurst.

Tallied 2 assists in a season opening victory over UMD.• Netted 3 points, a goal and 2 assists, in a series sweep over Notre Dame.• Added an assist in his efforts during a 5 - 0 road win over Michigan State.

Appeared in 26 games as a freshman for the Gophers including all four NCAA tournament games• totaled 13 points in his rookie campaign with six goals and seven assists• also tallied 39 blocks and was a plus-eight for the yearopened his college career with points in four-straight gamesscored his first college goal in his Gophers debut -- a 6-0 win over Mercyhurst• added an assist in Minnesota's 6-3 win at Bemidji State• scored two points (one goal, one assist) in Minnesota's series against Boston College• tallied three points in the UMD series (two power-play goals, one assist) including his first career two-point game in a 6-1 win over the Bulldogs• added an assist in Minnesota's 3-2 win at Michigan State• scored an unassisted goal in the team's 2-2 tie with Colgate at the Mariucci Classic• added an assist in Minnesota's 5-2 win at Penn State and picked up another helper against the Nittany Lions at home in a 2-1 win• opened the NCAA tournament with a goal and an assist in the team's 7-3 win over Robert Morrisearned first letter.

Invited to the U.S. Junior Evaluation Camp as a freshman at Minnesota.

Played in 61 regular-season games in 2012-13 for the USHL's Muskegon Lumberjacks, tallying 33 points (16 goals, 17 assists) • also skated in three playoff games for the Lumberjacks with one assists • joined Muskegon for three games in 2011-12 and tallied one assist • prior to his tenure in the USHL, played three seasons for Blaine • set career prep highs in 2011-12, contributing 36 points (16 goals, 20 assists) in his final year with the Bengals • scored 31 points (14 goals, 17 assists) in 2010-11 and six points (three goals, three assists) in 2009-10.

Born May 28, 1995 • son of Mike and Kathy Brodzinski • has three brothers, Jonny, Easton and Bryce • selected 141st overall in the fifth round of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft by the San Jose Sharks • brother, Jonny, plays hockey for St. Cloud State and was drafted seven picks after Michael in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft by the Los Angeles Kings.