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Peter Olvecky

Peter Olvecky  #36

Left Wing
NUMBER: 36 BIRTHDATE: October 11, 1985
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Nove Zamky, Slovakia
WEIGHT: 220 DRAFTED: MIN / 2004 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 3rd   (78th overall)

* Recalled this morning from Milwaukee (AHL).

* Has posted seven points (2g-5a) in nine games with the Admirals in 2009-10.

* Split last season between the Minnesota Wild and the Houston Aeros, posting seven points (2g-5a) in 31 NHL games and 23 points (6g-17a) in 41 AHL contests.

* Represented Slovakia in the 2009 World Championships in April and May, notching an assist in five games.

Signed as a free agent by Nashville, July 16, 2009. Loaned to Manitoba (AHL) by Milwaukee (AHL) for the loan of Marty Murray, March 10, 2010.
Quote of the Day

Unless he really collapses, I don't see him going anywhere. I've been very impressed with his composure and maturity. Once the regular season started, he was a different guy; it was like game on and almost as if he's been around for a long time.

— Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon on rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad
2015 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series