CALGARY, AB -- Calgary Flames right winger Michael Frolik has been named to the Czech Republic's initial 16-man roster for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey roster.
The Kladno, CZE product has scored 11 goals and 25 points in his first 51 games with the Flames. He signed a multi-year contract with the Flames in the off-season.
He has represented his country on multiple occasions, including the World Junior Championships, World Championships, and Olympics.
The World Cup of Hockey will run Sept. 17 to Oct. 1 in Toronto and coincides with the start of NHL training camps
CZECH REPUBLIC INITIAL 16-MAN ROSTER
Petr Mrazek, Detroit Red Wings
Michal Neuvirth, Philadelphia Flyers
Ondrej Pavelec, Winnipeg Jets
Radko Gudas, Philadelphia Flyers
Michal Kempny, Avangard Omsk (KHL)
Roman Polak, San Jose Sharks
Andrej Sustr, Tampa Bay Lightning
Michael Frolik, Calgary Flames
Martin Hanzal, Arizona Coyotes
Tomas Hertl, San Jose Sharks
David Krejci, Boston Bruins
Ondrej Palat, Tampa Bay Lightning
David Pastrnak, Boston Bruins
Tomas Plekanec, Montreal Canadiens
Vladimir Sobotka, Avangard Omsk (KHL)
Jakub Voracek, Philadelphia Flyers