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Slovakia Miroslav Zalesak

a.k.a. "Miroslav Zálešák"
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Database: 904 994 players
Last added: Emily Pavoni
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Felix Maegaard Scheel 23 12 18 30
2. Patrick Bjorkstrand 22 11 17 28
3. Joseph Jonsson 22 12 15 27
4. Mathias Bau Hansen 21 15 11 26
5. Søren Nielsen 23 8 15 23
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
RW/C
Age
41
Height
6'1" / 186 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
198 lbs / 90 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Bronze Medal 1
2-time Kazakhstan Champion 2
1-time Slovakian Extraliga Champion 1

A fast winger with good puck control. Good in one-on-one situations considering his speed. Defensively weak. (Matias Strozyk)


Son: Alex Zalesak
Brother-in-Law: Patrik Lusnak

Team Staff profile of Miroslav Zalesak also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1995-96 HK Nitra U18 Slovakia U18 49 53 29 82 - |
1996-97 HK Nitra U18 Slovakia U18 58 51 31 82 - |
1997-98 HKm Nitra U20 Slovakia U20 27 32 29 61 30 |
HKm Nitra Slovakia 30 8 6 14 0 |
Slovakia U18 EJC-18 6 4 1 5 2 |
1998-99 Drummondville Voltigeurs QMJHL 45 24 27 51 18 -6 |
HKm Nitra Slovakia 14 4 2 6 10 |
Slovakia U20 WJC-20 5 2 1 3 4 |
1999-00 Drummondville Voltigeurs QMJHL 60 50 61 111 40 26 | Playoffs 16 7 11 18 4
Slovakia U20 WJC-20 7 1 2 3 2 1 |
2000-01 Kentucky Thoroughblades AHL 60 14 11 25 26 -1 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 4 -1
2001-02 Cleveland Barons AHL 74 22 20 42 44 -14 |
2002-03 San Jose Sharks NHL 10 1 2 3 0 -2 |
Cleveland Barons AHL 50 27 22 49 35 -16 |
2003-04 San Jose Sharks NHL 2 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Cleveland Barons AHL 72 35 40 75 80 8 | Playoffs 9 1 4 5 14 -5
2004-05 HK 36 Skalica Slovakia 18 11 14 25 18 11 |
HC Chemopetrol Litvínov Czech 30 6 6 12 26 -6 | Playoffs 6 1 1 2 0 -2
2005-06 Södertälje SK Elitserien 43 16 9 25 28 -6 | Kvalserien SHL 9 1 3 4 4 5
Slovakia WC 7 0 1 1 2 -1 |
2006-07 HC Ocelari Trinec Czech 11 2 0 2 6 -4 | Playoffs 1 1 0 1 32 -1
2007-08 HC Ocelari Trinec Czech 25 4 5 9 55 -6 |
HK 36 Skalica Slovakia 21 13 16 29 20 26 | Playoffs 10 3 5 8 31 10
2008-09 HK 36 Skalica Slovakia 38 13 33 46 62 25 | Playoffs 17 2 9 11 16 -5
2009-10 HK 36 Skalica Slovakia 47 26 14 40 76 25 | Playoffs 7 2 1 3 6 -3
Slovakia WC 3 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Slovakia (all) International 9 0 1 1 - |
2010-11 HK 36 Skalica “A” Slovakia 52 23 33 56 88 6 |
HC Kosice Slovakia 6 5 3 8 4 22 | Playoffs 14 8 8 16 4 14
2011-12 HC Kosice “C” Slovakia 54 15 32 47 36 19 | Playoffs 16 7 5 12 18 4
2012-13 Piráti Chomutov Czech 49 9 13 22 57 -20 | Relegation 4 0 0 0 0 -3
2013-14 Ertis Pavlodar Kazakhstan 46 26 43 69 34 28 | Playoffs 13 2 8 10 8 5
2014-15 Ertis Pavlodar Kazakhstan 21 5 15 20 30 12 |
HK 36 Skalica Slovakia 6 1 0 1 2 -2 |
2015-16 Swindon Wildcats EPIHL 7 4 6 10 2 |
HK 36 Skalica Slovakia 21 2 7 9 6 -4 |
SHK 37 Piestany Slovakia 8 1 0 1 6 -4 | Relegation 8 1 5 6 4 -4
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2012-13 Piráti Chomutov ET 7 3 3 6 8 |
2013-14 Ertis Pavlodar Continental Cup 3 1 1 2 2 2 |
2014-15 Ertis Pavlodar Kazakhstan Cup 4 2 1 3 0 2 |
Ertis Pavlodar Continental Cup 3 0 2 2 0 -2 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2016-17 Colorado Avalanche NHL Scout European Scout
2017-18 Colorado Avalanche NHL Scout European Scout
2018-19 Colorado Avalanche NHL Scout European Scout
2019-20 Colorado Avalanche NHL Scout European Scout
2020-21 Colorado Avalanche NHL Scout European Scout
2021-22 HK Skalica U18 Slovakia U18 Asst. Coach
Colorado Avalanche NHL Scout European Scout
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 4 256 98 93 191 0.75 185 -23 | 2 12 1 5 6 0.50 18 -6
Continental Cup 2 6 1 3 4 0.67 2 0 | 0
Czech 4 115 21 24 45 0.39 144 -36 | 3 11 2 1 3 0.27 32 -6
EJC-18 1 6 4 1 5 0.83 2 - | 0
EPIHL 1 7 4 6 10 1.43 2 - | 0
ET 1 7 3 3 6 0.86 8 - | 0
International 1 9 0 1 1 0.11 - - | 0
Kazakhstan 2 67 31 58 89 1.33 64 40 | 1 13 2 8 10 0.77 8 5
Kazakhstan Cup 1 4 2 1 3 0.75 0 2 | 0
NHL 2 12 1 2 3 0.25 0 -3 | 0
QMJHL 2 105 74 88 162 1.54 58 20 | 1 16 7 11 18 1.13 4 -
Elitserien (SHL) 1 43 16 9 25 0.58 28 -6 | 1 9 1 3 4 0.44 4 5
Slovakia 10 315 122 160 282 0.90 328 124 | 6 72 23 33 56 0.78 79 16
Slovakia U18 2 107 104 60 164 1.53 - - | 0
Slovakia U20 1 27 32 29 61 2.26 30 - | 0
WC 2 10 0 1 1 0.10 2 -2 | 0
WJC-20 2 12 3 3 6 0.50 6 1 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Rene Skoliak (F) 2007-2016 6 HK Skalica, SHK 37 Piestany
Dusan Pasek (F) 2007-2016 6 HC Kosice, HK Skalica
Martin Gründling (D) 2004-2015 6 HK Skalica, Slovakia (all)
Tibor Visnovsky (F) 2004-2011 5 HK Skalica

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
07/02/2016
07/02/2016 Confirmed SHK 37 Piestany Retired
02/10/2016
02/10/2016 Confirmed HK 36 Skalica SHK 37 Piestany
10/02/2015
10/02/2015 Confirmed Swindon Wildcats HK 36 Skalica
06/25/2015
06/25/2015 Confirmed HK 36 Skalica Swindon Wildcats
02/09/2015
02/09/2015 Confirmed Ertis Pavlodar HK 36 Skalica
08/15/2013
08/15/2013 Confirmed Piráti Chomutov Ertis Pavlodar
06/01/2012
06/01/2012 Confirmed HC Kosice Piráti Chomutov
01/30/2011
01/30/2011 Confirmed HK 36 Skalica HC Kosice
10/15/2008
10/15/2008 Confirmed HC Ocelari Trinec HK 36 Skalica
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Drafted 1997, 2 #42 overall by Hull Olympiques in the CHL Import Draft

Cult/Star player for HC Kosice

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