Mitchell Marner is a Canadian professional ice hockey player and alternate captain for the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League.
The National Hockey League is a professional ice hockey league currently comprising 30 teams – 23 in the United States and 7 in Canada – with a 31st team in Las Vegas scheduled to begin play in the 2017–18 season.
Ice Hockey is a contact team sport played on ice, usually in a rink, in which two teams of skaters use their sticks to shoot a vulcanized rubber puck into their opponent's net to score points.
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Marner was born in Markham, Ontario, and grew up in Thornhill.
Ontario is one of the 13 provinces and territories of Canada and is located in east-central Canada.
Markham is a city in the Regional Municipality of York in Southern Ontario, Canada.
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He was selected fourth overall by the Maple Leafs in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
2015 was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2015th year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 15th year of the 3rd millennium, the 15th year of the 21st century, and the 6th year of the 2010s decade.