Found June 29, 2013 on The Hockey House:
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The Tampa Bay Lightning will not tender a qualify offer to defenseman Brendan Mikkelson, making him a UFA on July 5th. Mikkelson was drafted by the Anaheim Ducks in the 2nd round, 31st overall, in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. On November 30, 2006, Brendan was signed to a three-year entry level contract with the Ducks. Mikkelson was claimed by the Calgary Flames on Waivers on [...]
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