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Jiri Tlusty

Jiri Tlusty  #91

NUMBER: 91 BIRTHDATE: March 16, 1988
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Slany, Czech Republic
WEIGHT: 209 DRAFTED: TOR / 2006 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (13th overall)
-Has five points (1G, 4A) over last nine games -Recorded first point (assist) with the Jets on Mar. 1 vs. LAK -Appeared in first game for the Jets on Feb. 26 vs. STL -Acquired by the Jets from the Carolina Hurricanes on Feb. 25 CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: -Led the Carolina Hurricanes in goal scoring in 2012-13 with 23 goals, tying for fifth-most in the NHL that season Playoffs CAREER *0 points (0G, 0A) in 2 games AS A JET *0 points (0G, 0A) in 2 games 2015 PLAYOFFS HOME: 0 GP; 0-0-0; ROAD: 2 GP; 0-0-0; +1 LAST GOAL: N/A LAST ASSIST: N/A PLAYOFF HIGHLIGHTS: -Played in his first career NHL Playoff game on Apr.18/15 in Anaheim
Traded to Carolina by Toronto for Philippe Paradis, December 3, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Kladno (CzRep), September 17, 2012. Traded to Winnipeg by Carolina for Winnipeg's 5th round choice (Spencer Smallman) in 2015 Entry Draft and a 3rd round choice in 2016 Entry Draft, February 25, 2015.
Quote of the Day

I spent a long summer thinking about that playoff series and what could have been. [The Blackhawks] ended up being the Stanley Cup champions, so we know we lost to a very good team. It's tough to know how close we were, and it motivates us for this year.

— Nashville captain Shea Weber in an interview with the Predators website