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Czechia Karel Pilar

a.k.a. "Karel Pilař"
#29 HC Litvínov / Czechia - 17/18
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Last added: Maksim Kolnenkov
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Cole Bishop - - - -
2. Michael Misa - - - -
3. Nathan Villeneuve - - - -
4. Malcolm Spence - - - -
5. Joseph Willis - - - -
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
44
Height
6'4" / 193 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
207 lbs / 94 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1
1-time AHL Calder Cup Champion 1
2-time Czech Extraliga Champion 2

Pilař is a big defenseman with a hard shot from the point. Also has good passing ability, but could use his size more to his advantage. Is mobile for his size, though.
- Ulf Andersson, EP

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1996-97 HC Sparta Praha U20 Czechia U20 36 4 8 12 - - |
1997-98 KLH Jindrichuv Hradec Czechia2 - - - - - - |
1998-99 HK Kaučuk Kralupy nad Vltavou Czechia2 47 8 11 19 30 - |
1999-00 HC Chemopetrol Czechia 49 2 12 14 61 6 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 4 -3
2000-01 HC Chemopetrol Czechia 52 12 26 38 52 14 | Playoffs 4 1 1 2 25 4
Czechia WC 9 0 0 0 6 8 |
Czechia (all) International 18 1 2 3 12 - |
2001-02 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 23 1 3 4 8 3 | Playoffs 11 0 4 4 12 -3
St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 52 10 14 24 26 2 |
2002-03 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 17 3 4 7 12 -7 |
St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 7 2 5 7 28 -7 |
2003-04 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 50 2 17 19 22 2 | Playoffs 1 1 0 1 0 1
St. John's Maple Leafs AHL 6 3 4 7 6 1 |
2004-05 HC Sparta Praha Czechia 52 13 15 28 70 15 |
Czechia (all) International 11 0 1 1 12 - |
2005-06 HC Sparta Praha Czechia 6 0 1 1 20 0 | Playoffs 14 3 3 6 45 6
2006-07 Toronto Marlies AHL 10 2 5 7 6 -2 |
HC Sparta Praha Czechia 0 0 0 0 0 - | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 2 1
Czechia (all) International 2 0 0 0 2 - |
2007-08 Chicago Wolves AHL 45 2 24 26 48 7 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 6 4
2008-09 Metallurg Magnitogorsk KHL 24 1 5 6 22 -6 |
HC Sparta Praha Czechia 13 2 3 5 32 1 | Playoffs 11 0 3 3 50 -2
Czechia (all) International 3 0 0 0 8 - |
2009-10 HC Litvínov Czechia 37 6 19 25 79 -4 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 16 -2
2010-11 CSKA Moskva KHL 42 3 2 5 28 -4 |
2011-12 Lev Poprad “A” KHL 31 1 16 17 34 3 |
Växjö Lakers HC Elitserien 13 0 4 4 6 1 |
2012-13 Donbass Donetsk KHL 17 0 2 2 36 0 |
HC Sparta Praha Czechia 25 1 12 13 62 9 | Playoffs 7 5 1 6 6 -3
2013-14 HC Sparta Praha “A” Czechia 44 8 21 29 42 24 | Playoffs 10 1 3 4 10 3
2014-15 HC Sparta Praha “A” Czechia 25 2 9 11 30 2 | Playoffs 10 2 6 8 10 3
Mountfield HK Czechia 9 0 9 9 2 2 |
2015-16 Mountfield HK Czechia 47 7 19 26 66 0 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 6 -1
2016-17 Anyang Halla Asia League 12 1 3 4 6 -2 |
HC Litvínov Czechia 20 5 3 8 20 1 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 4 1
HC Most Czechia2 4 0 1 1 4 -1 |
2017-18 HC Litvínov Czechia 35 2 4 6 49 -4 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2000-01 Czechia EHT 4 0 0 0 2 1 |
2004-05 HC Sparta Praha Spengler Cup 4 1 2 3 4 - |
Czechia EHT 6 0 1 1 12 - |
2008-09 Metallurg Magnitogorsk Champions HL 3 0 0 0 2 0 |
Metallurg Magnitogorsk Victoria Cup 1 0 0 0 2 0 |
Czechia EHT 3 0 0 0 8 - |
2013-14 HC Sparta Praha ET 8 3 2 5 12 - |
2014-15 HC Sparta Praha “A” Champions HL 7 0 4 4 4 3 |
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 5 120 19 52 71 0.59 114 1 | 1 3 0 0 0 0.00 6 4
Asia League 1 12 1 3 4 0.33 6 -2 | 0
Champions HL 2 10 0 4 4 0.40 6 3 | 0
Czechia 13 414 60 153 213 0.51 585 66 | 11 76 12 20 32 0.42 178 7
Czechia U20 1 36 4 8 12 0.33 - - | 0
Czechia2 3 51 8 12 20 0.39 34 -1 | 0
EHT 3 13 0 1 1 0.08 22 1 | 0
ET 1 8 3 2 5 0.63 12 - | 0
International 4 34 1 3 4 0.12 34 - | 0
KHL 4 114 5 25 30 0.26 120 -7 | 0
NHL 3 90 6 24 30 0.33 42 -2 | 2 12 1 4 5 0.42 12 -2
Elitserien (SHL) 1 13 0 4 4 0.31 6 1 | 0
Spengler Cup 1 4 1 2 3 0.75 4 - | 0
Victoria Cup 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 2 0 | 0
WC 1 9 0 0 0 0.00 6 8 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Jaroslav Hlinka (F) 2000-2015 8 Czechia, Czechia, Czechia (all), HC Sparta Praha
Robert Reichel (F) 1999-2010 7 Czechia, Czechia, Czechia (all), HC Litvinov, Toronto Maple Leafs
Martin Chabada (F) 1996-2012 7 Czechia, Czechia (all), HC Sparta Praha, HC Sparta Praha U20, HK Kralupy nad Vltavou, Lev Poprad
Petr Ton (F) 2004-2014 6 HC Sparta Praha

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/01/2018
06/01/2018 Confirmed HC Litvínov Retired
12/18/2016
12/18/2016 Confirmed Mountfield HK HC Litvínov
11/08/2016
11/08/2016 Confirmed Anyang Halla Mountfield HK
09/16/2016
09/16/2016 Confirmed Mountfield HK Anyang Halla
05/01/2015
05/01/2015 Confirmed HC Sparta Praha Mountfield HK
01/02/2015
01/02/2015 Loan HC Sparta Praha Mountfield HK
05/01/2014
05/01/2014 Extension HC Sparta Praha HC Sparta Praha
11/29/2012
11/29/2012 Confirmed Donbass Donetsk HC Sparta Praha
05/11/2012
05/11/2012 Confirmed Växjö Lakers HC Donbass Donetsk
01/30/2012
01/30/2012 Confirmed Lev Poprad Växjö Lakers HC
07/18/2011
07/18/2011 Confirmed CSKA Moskva Lev Poprad
05/19/2010
05/19/2010 Confirmed HC Litvínov CSKA Moskva
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Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for St. John's Maple Leafs

Career transactions
- 2010-05-19 • Signed to a one-year contract by CSKA Moskva
- 2008-04-07 • Signed by Metallurg Magnitogorsk
- 2007-10-02 • Claimed off waivers by the Atlanta Thrashers
- 2007-09-27 • Claimed off waivers by the Chicago Blackhawks
- 2007-08-08 • Signed to a one-year contract by the Atlanta Thrashers
- 2007-03-05 • Signed by the Toronto Marlies
- 2004-08-09 • Signed to a lockout contract by HC Sparta Praha
- 2003-10-28 • Re-signed by the Toronto Maple Leafs

Other memorable dates
- 2002-04-13 • Scored his first NHL goal (vs. Ottawa Senators vs. Patrick Lalime)
- 2002-01-25 • Made his NHL debut (vs. Vancouver Canucks)

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