Andrej Nestrasil

Andrej Nestrasil  #15

NUMBER: 15 BIRTHDATE: February 22, 1991  (AGE 24)
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Prague, Czech Republic
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: DET / 2009 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 3rd   (75th overall)    Prospect Bio
Last Game: Recorded an assist and was (even) in 15:01 of ice time at CHI (3/2) 2014-15 Season: * Recorded assists in three straight games: 2/27-3/2 * Recorded two assists in back-to-back games: vs. WSH 2/27 and at NYI 2/28 * Was on injured reserve from 12/8-1/6 due to an upper-body injury * Made his Hurricanes debut and scored a goal at COL (11/22) * Claimed on waivers from DET (11/20) * Had two assists in 13 games with DET prior to being claimed on waivers * Earned his first NHL point (assist) on Riley Sheahan s goal at PHI (10/25) * Made his NHL debut in DET s opener vs. BOS (10/9) * Games missed due to injury: 13 (Upper-body: 12/11-1/6) * Was a healthy extra for: 7 games * INTERNATIONAL: Represented the Czech Republic at the 2009 IIHF World U-18 Championship, and the 2010 and 2011 World Junior Championships. * OFF THE RADAR: * Career Highs: G: 1 A: 2 P: 3 PIM: 2 * HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 21 gp, 4-9-13, 0 pim
Quote of the Day

I loved being in the jerseys again and they worked some magic for us. It was weird in warm-ups, seeing No. 22 in that jersey and thinking he’s [Mike Gartner], and No. 8 reminds you of Danny Briere … every number had me thinking back to the guys who wore them and smiling.

— Coyotes captain Shane Doan on wearing Kachina-style throwback jerseys in a 3-2 victory against the Canucks on Thursday