Michal Jordan (D)
||Zlin, Czech Rep.
Through the 2012-13 season, ranked second on the Checkers in all-time goals (14), assists (42) and points (56) by a defenseman ... Ranked second all-time with 197 games played by a defenseman ... Named to the AHL All-Star Classic in 2013 ... Signed a one-year, two-way contract with Carolina on 7/11/13 ... Drafted by Carolina in the 4th round (105th overall) in 2008.
2012-13: Completed his third professional season with the Checkers ... Selected to the AHL All-Star Classic for the first time in his career ... Scored a career-high six goals, tying him for first among Checkers defensemen, in a career-low 54 games ... Recorded his first career multi-goal game, including his first ever shorthanded goal, vs. GR (1/17) ... Made his NHL debut vs. TOR (2/14) ... Earned an assist in his lone playoff game vs. OKC (5/4).
2011-12: Set new career highs in games played (76), assists (18) and points (22) ... One of just 28 AHL players to play in all 76 games ... Recorded a career-high, four-game assist and point streak (1g, 4a) during November ... Had a career-high 15 penalty minutes, including the only fight of his AHL career, at RFD (12/30).
2010-11: Completed his first professional season with Charlotte, earning 18 points (4g, 14a) in 67 regular-season games ... Was third among Checkers defensemen in scoring and led Charlotte rookies and defensemen in plus/minus (+13) ... Made professional debut at Connecticut (10/29) ... Scored first AHL goal vs. W-B Scranton (1/4) ... Made professional playoff debut, earning two assists in 16 Calder Cup Playoff games for Charlotte.