|NUMBER:||4||BIRTHDATE:||February 10, 1987 (AGE 26)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 3"||BIRTHPLACE:||Sumperk, Czech Republic|
|WEIGHT:||216||DRAFTED:||DET / 2005 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||1st (19th overall)|
CAREER: Represented the Czech Republic at the IIHF World Jr Championships in 2006 and 2007 (served as team captain)... Recorded 26-101-127 in 176 career OHL games as a member of the Kitchener Rangers (2004-07)… Selected by Kitchener in the first round (5th overall) of the 2004 CHL Import Draft.
2012-13: Appeared in 41 games...Finished second on the team with a +15 rating...Averaged 18:33 TOI...Notched career-high 13 points (4-9-13)...Contributed 5 points (1-4-5) in the postseason
PERSONAL: Spends the off-season in his hometown of Sumperk, Czech Republic… His hockey idol as a youth: Nicklas Lidstrom… Favorite musical artists: U2 and Coldplay… Favorite sport besides hockey: tennis.
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