Mark Alt

#39D,
Height: 6' 4"
Weight: 201
Born:
Birth Place: Kansas City, Missouri
Draft: 2010 2nd round (53rd pick) by the
Shoots: R
  • Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia

    Ron Hextall on Flyers' logjam of centers: 'Someone has to play the wing'

    CHICAGO The Flyers already have a familiar problem coming out of this NHL draft and heading training camp next fall: theyre too deep at center. Friday night, they added three centers and traded another. Brayden Schenn was sent to St. Louis for the Blues

  • U.S. junior team coach Bob Motzko recalls the time he witnessed 'electric' Nico Hischier
    CSN Philly

    U.S. junior team coach Bob Motzko recalls the time he witnessed 'electric' Nico Hischier

    Bob Motzko never felt comfortable. Not with Nico Hischier on the ice. Motzko's U.S. team was leading Switzerland, 2-0, in the quarterfinals of the 2017 World Junior Championship. At the time, the head coach of the Americans had only heard of Hischier. And then bam — he saw him. Hischier was coming, and at full force. "I'll be honest, I didn't know him at all outside of the name," Motzko said this week in a phone interview with CSNPhilly.com. "When we were getting ready to play that game and breaking film down, and then being on the bench — he was electric. He was a player that could change the game any minute." It took over just 15 minutes on the game clock for Hischier to erase the two-goal

  • ‘I feel I needed a change,’ says former Coyotes coach Tippett
    ProHockeyTalk

    ‘I feel I needed a change,’ says former Coyotes coach Tippett

    Dave Tippett has spoken, offering insight into why he felt it was time for him and the Arizona Coyotes to go their separate ways. The move comes just days after it was revealed the Coyotes, based on a decision from owner Andrew Barroway, would not be bringing back Shane Doan, the team’s captain since 2003 and an original member of the franchise from its days in Winnipeg prior to relocation. That decision, it can certainly be argued, was one that needed to be made. Doan is in his 40s, had a down season and was a pending unrestricted free agent. But the manner in which the situation was handled has garnered criticism from many. In conversation with the Arizona Republic, Tippett reiterated one particular