The North Battleford, SK native will enter an elite group when he will be working his 1500th NHL game in Calgary tonight with the Anaheim Ducks visiting the Calgary Flames.
The 22 NHL season veteran will be working this special assignment with officials Brad Watson, Brad Meier and Lonnie Cameron.
Wheler who also worked his 1st NHL game in Calgary on October 10th 1992 (Toronto Maple Leafs vs Calgary Flames) will be joined for this milestone game by family and friends.
The NHLOA would like to congratulate Mark on this major achievement.
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