Birth date 11 Mar 1977 (42 years)
Nationality Slovakia Slovakia
Position Centre
Team history
Los Angeles Kings 2007 - present
Chicago Blackhawks 2006 - 2007
Philadelphia Flyers 2002 - 2006
Phoenix Coyotes 2001 - 2002
St. Louis Blues 1998 - 2001

Michal Handzus is a Slovakian center on the Los Angeles Kings.

Handzus was drafted by the St. Louis Blues in 1995, joining them in 1998. He played well with the Blues, but was traded to Phoenix in 2001. he was traded to Philadelphia in 2002, where he had the best season of his career in 2003-04, scoring 20 goals and 58 points. He was traded to Chicago in 2006, but played only 8 games with them before being injured. In 2007, he signed with Los Angeles.

Handzus played for Slovakia at a number of international competitions, winning a silver medal in the 2000 World Championships, and a gold in the 2002 tournament.