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2015 NHL Draft
Petr Straka

Petr Straka  #51

Philadelphia Flyers  Right Wing
NUMBER: 51 BIRTHDATE: June 15, 1992  (AGE 23)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Plzen, Czech Republic
WEIGHT: 185 DRAFTED: CBJ / 2010 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (55th overall)    Prospect Bio
-- First Pro Goal: November 2, 2013 Adirondack vs. Albany (scored 2 games that game) -- Pro Debut: October 5, 2013 Adirondack at Hershey -- Signed a three-year entry-level contract with Philadelphia on April 11, 2013 -- Four seasons in QMJHL with Rimouski and Baie-Comeau: 212 games, 97g, 111a, 208pts, 162pim -- Finished seventh among all QMJHL skaters in goals (41) (2012-13) -- All-Rookie Team and Rookie of the Year with Rimouski in 2009-10: 28g, 36a, 64pts -- Played for Czech Republic at World Juniors Championships in 2011 and WJC-U18 in 2009.
Quote of the Day

Hopefully [Jonathan] has a year that pushes us, that is the organization, to speak to him next summer and looking for [a long-term contract]. Because the thought process is trying to get a goaltender, and hopefully it's Jonathan, to be the stabilizer for this franchise.

— Maple Leafs GM Lou Lamoriello on goaltender Jonathan Bernier