SHARE
PLAYER SEARCH:  
ADVANCED SEARCH ›
Michal Pivonka

Michal Pivonka

Center
BIRTHDATE: January 28, 1966
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Kladno, Czech Republic
WEIGHT: 198 DRAFTED: WSH / 1984 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 3rd   (59th overall)
EJC-A All-Star Team (1983) WJC-A All-Star Team (1985, 1986) Named Best Forward at WJC-A (1985) Missed majority of 1997-98 due to wrist injury vs. Pittsburgh, November 12, 1997. Missed majority of 1998-99 due to groin injury vs. Buffalo, February 7, 1998. Signed as a free agent by Kansas City (IHL), September 27, 1999.
Quote of the Day

It is really special. I had a lot of friends and family here tonight, and for my first [NHL] game in here it was great. I played here as an elementary-school player in the city championships and this was my first time back. It was a lot of fun..

— Toronto native Brandon Pirri after scoring 2 goals for Panthers in win at Maple Leafs on Thursday