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Czech Rep. Michal Pivonka
a.k.a. "Michal Pivoňka"
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Database: 876 012 players
Last added: Ildar Kutdusov
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Søren Nielsen 3 2 5 7
2. Lucas Andersen 3 5 1 6
3. Kyle Osterberg 4 2 4 6
4. Joseph Jonsson 4 1 5 6
5. Matthias Asperup 3 3 1 4
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
55
Height
6'2" / 187 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
194 lbs / 88 kg
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Silver Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Bronze Medal 1
1-time Czechoslovak Extraliga Champion 1

Son: Jacob Pivonka

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1982-83 HC Dukla Jihlava U20 Czech U20 - - - - - |
Czechoslovakia U18 EJC-18 5 4 5 9 14 |
1983-84 HC Dukla Jihlava U20 Czech U20 - - - - - |
TJ Kladno Czech2 34 15 13 28 19 |
TJ Kladno Czech Q - - - - - | Qualification 4 3
Czechoslovakia U18 EJC-18 5 3 4 7 2 |
Czechoslovakia U20 WJC-20 7 1 2 3 0 |
1984-85 ASD Dukla Jihlava Czech 33 8 11 19 18 |
Czechoslovakia U20 “C” WJC-20 7 9 4 13 14 |
Czechoslovakia WC 10 0 1 1 0 |
Czechoslovakia (all) International 14 0 - - - |
1985-86 ASD Dukla Jihlava Czech 42 5 13 18 18 |
Czechoslovakia U20 “C” WJC-20 7 5 5 10 10 |
Czechoslovakia WC 10 2 1 3 6 -6 |
Czechoslovakia (all) International 17 6 - - - |
1986-87 Washington Capitals NHL 73 18 25 43 41 -19 | Playoffs 7 1 1 2 2
1987-88 Washington Capitals NHL 71 11 23 34 28 1 | Playoffs 14 4 9 13 4 7
1988-89 Washington Capitals NHL 52 8 19 27 30 9 | Playoffs 6 3 1 4 10 0
Baltimore Skipjacks AHL 31 12 24 36 19 |
1989-90 Washington Capitals NHL 77 25 39 64 54 -7 | Playoffs 11 0 2 2 6 1
1990-91 Washington Capitals NHL 79 20 50 70 34 3 | Playoffs 11 2 3 5 8 -6
1991-92 Washington Capitals NHL 80 23 57 80 47 10 | Playoffs 7 1 5 6 13 4
Czechoslovakia CC 5 0 3 3 2 1 |
Czechoslovakia (all) International 7 0 - - - |
1992-93 Washington Capitals NHL 69 21 53 74 66 14 | Playoffs 6 0 2 2 0 -3
1993-94 Washington Capitals NHL 82 14 36 50 38 2 | Playoffs 7 4 4 8 2 0
1994-95 Klagenfurter AC Austria 7 2 4 6 4 |
Washington Capitals “A” NHL 46 10 23 33 50 3 | Playoffs 7 1 4 5 21 2
1995-96 Washington Capitals NHL 73 16 65 81 36 18 | Playoffs 6 3 2 5 18 1
Detroit Vipers IHL 7 1 9 10 19 7 |
1996-97 Washington Capitals NHL 54 7 16 23 22 -15 |
1997-98 Washington Capitals NHL 33 3 6 9 20 5 | Playoffs 13 0 3 3 0 5
1998-99 Washington Capitals NHL 36 5 6 11 12 -6 |
1999-00 Kansas City Blades IHL 52 16 34 50 38 -8 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1989-90 Washington Capitals Fr-Tour 4 0 0 0 2 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2012-13 Chicago Mission Peewee QC Int PW Asst. Coach
2014-15 Chicago Mission 14U AAA HPHL 14U Asst. Coach
2019-20 Chicago Mission 14U AAA HPHL 14U Head Coach
2020-21 Chicago Mission 14U AAA HPHL 14U Asst. Coach
2021-22 Chicago Mission 15U AAA HPHL 15U Head Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 31 12 24 36 1.16 19 - | 0
Austria 1 7 2 4 6 0.86 4 - | 0
CC 1 5 0 3 3 0.60 2 1 | 0
Czech 2 75 13 24 37 0.49 36 - | 0
Czech Q 1 - - - - - - - | 1 4 3 - - - - -
Czech U20 2 - - - - - - - | 0
Czech2 1 34 15 13 28 0.82 19 - | 0
EJC-18 2 10 7 9 16 1.60 16 - | 0
Fr-Tour 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 2 - | 0
IHL 2 59 17 43 60 1.02 57 -1 | 0
International 3 38 6 - - - - - | 0
NHL 13 825 181 418 599 0.73 478 18 | 11 95 19 36 55 0.58 84 11
WC 2 20 2 2 4 0.20 6 -6 | 0
WJC-20 3 21 15 11 26 1.24 24 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Kelly Miller (F) 1986-1999 13 Washington Capitals
Dale Hunter (F) 1987-1999 12 Washington Capitals
Calle Johansson (D) 1988-1999 11 Washington Capitals
Peter Bondra (F) 1990-1999 9 Detroit Vipers, Washington Capitals

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Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Washington Capitals

Career transactions
- 1999-09-27 • Signed as a free agent by the Kansas City Blades

Other memorable dates
- 1986-10-13 • Scored his first NHL goal (vs. New York Rangers vs. Doug Soetaert)
- 1986-10-09 • Made his NHL debut (vs. Pittsburgh Penguins)

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