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Lubomir Visnovsky

Lubomir Visnovsky  #11

NUMBER: 11 BIRTHDATE: August 11, 1976
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Topolcany, Slovakia
WEIGHT: 192 DRAFTED: LAK / 2000 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 4th   (118th overall)
Visnovsky has represented Slovakia a total of 15 times on the international stage, including three Olympic Games (1998, 2002 & 2006).  He was a member of the Slovakian National Team at the 1996 and 2004 World Cup of Hockey, eight World Championships and two World Junior Championships.

He is the most decorated NHLer on the Slovak roster.  He won a gold medal at the 2002 World Championship, silver in 2000 and bronze in 2003 when he led all defensemen in scoring with 12 points (4-8-12) in nine games.

Visnovsky played six seasons (1994-95 to 1999-00) with HC Slovan Bratislava prior to starting his NHL career with the Los Angeles Kings.

Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016