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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.
QMJHL All-Rookie Team (2010) Canadian Major Junior All-Rookie Team (2010) Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, April 24, 2013.
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016