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Slovakia Branislav Mezei

#24 HK Nitra / Slovakia - 21/22
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Database: 917 632 players
Last added: Owen Hower
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Félix Lafrance 26 23 27 50
2. Patrick Guay 31 25 22 47
3. William Dufour 28 22 25 47
4. Joshua Roy 27 17 30 47
5. Jordan Dumais 30 16 31 47
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
41
Height
6'4" / 192 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
229 lbs / 104 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Contract
21/22
Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Bronze Medal 1
1-time OHL Champion 1
1-time Slovakian Extraliga Champion 1

Mezei is a big, defensive defenseman with a good physical game. Moves well for his size and is a solid passer, but doesn't offer much on offense.
- Ulf Andersson, EP

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1995-96 HK Nitra U20 Slovakia U20 45 5 10 15 86 15 |
1996-97 AC/HC Nitra U20 Slovakia U20 52 7 22 29 114 70 |
1997-98 Belleville Bulls OHL 53 3 5 8 58 22 | Playoffs 8 0 2 2 8 -2
1998-99 Belleville Bulls OHL 60 5 18 23 90 44 | Playoffs 18 0 4 4 29 11
Slovakia U20 WJC-20 6 0 0 0 8 -3 |
1999-00 Belleville Bulls OHL 58 7 21 28 99 30 | Playoffs 6 0 3 3 10 5
Slovakia U20 WJC-20 7 1 0 1 6 0 |
2000-01 New York Islanders NHL 42 1 4 5 53 -5 |
Lowell Lock Monsters AHL 20 0 3 3 28 0 |
Slovakia WC 6 0 0 0 2 -1 |
2001-02 New York Islanders NHL 24 0 2 2 12 2 |
Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 59 1 9 10 137 12 | Playoffs 20 0 1 1 48 -2
2002-03 Florida Panthers NHL 11 2 0 2 10 -2 |
San Antonio Rampage AHL 1 0 0 0 0 1 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 1
2003-04 Florida Panthers NHL 45 0 7 7 80 -4 |
Slovakia WC 9 0 0 0 6 1 |
2004-05 HC Ocelari Trinec Czechia 41 1 2 3 68 -15 |
HK Dukla Trencin Slovakia 10 1 1 2 16 4 | Playoffs 12 1 2 3 38 2
Slovakia WCup 2 0 0 0 0 -3 |
2005-06 Florida Panthers NHL 16 0 1 1 37 3 |
2006-07 Florida Panthers NHL 45 0 3 3 55 5 |
2007-08 Florida Panthers NHL 57 2 2 4 64 -13 |
Slovakia WC 5 0 0 0 8 0 |
Slovakia (all) International 7 0 0 0 - |
2008-09 Barys Astana KHL 56 5 5 10 151 -12 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 6 -2
2009-10 HC Plzen 1929 Czechia 19 0 0 0 61 -10 |
Blues SM-liiga 38 0 4 4 120 -6 | Playoffs 3 1 2 3 4 1
2010-11 HC Eaton Pardubice Czechia 51 6 9 15 118 -7 | Playoffs 9 0 1 1 16 -3
Slovakia (all) International 5 0 1 1 - |
2011-12 Lev Poprad KHL 53 3 11 14 117 -5 |
2012-13 Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg KHL 51 8 13 21 89 -22 |
Slovakia WC 7 0 4 4 6 4 |
Slovakia (all) International 19 0 5 5 20 3 |
2013-14 Vityaz Podolsk KHL 47 4 4 8 108 -4 |
Slovakia (all) International 3 0 0 0 6 -1 |
2014-15 Medvescak Zagreb KHL 8 0 0 0 14 0 |
HK Nitra Slovakia 40 4 10 14 65 10 | Playoffs 12 0 2 2 27 1
2015-16 HK Nitra “A” Slovakia 43 4 7 11 54 10 | Playoffs 16 2 1 3 37
2016-17 HK Nitra “C” Slovakia 56 5 25 30 83 14 | Playoffs 13 3 4 7 37 2
2017-18 HK Nitra “C” Slovakia 51 5 23 28 112 19 | Playoffs 8 3 7 10 14 1
2018-19 HK Nitra “C” Slovakia 57 1 12 13 77 26 | Playoffs 18 1 3 4 26 3
2019-20 HK Nitra “C” Slovakia 55 3 9 12 68 -2 |
2020-21 HK Nitra “C” Slovakia 38 5 8 13 48 5 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 10 -3
2021-22 HK Nitra “C” Slovakia 27 0 6 6 24 0 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1998-99 Belleville Bulls M-Cup 4 0 1 1 8 -2 |
2010-11 Slovakia Deutschland Cup 3 0 1 1 2 0 |
2012-13 Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg Nadezhda Cup 8 1 1 2 25 5 |
2013-14 Vityaz Podolsk Nadezhda Cup 4 0 2 2 6 -2 |
Slovakia Deutschland Cup 3 0 0 0 6 -1 |
2015-16 HK Nitra Champions HL 4 0 0 0 6 -5 |
2016-17 HK Nitra Champions HL 6 0 1 1 10 0 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
Slovakia
Tue 18/01 HK Nitra @ HK Poprad
Sun 16/01 HK Nitra vs HC Presov
Fri 14/01 HK Nitra @ HC Banska Bystrica
Tue 11/01 HK Nitra vs HC Banska Bystrica
Thu 06/01 HK Nitra vs HC Slovan Bratislava
Tue 04/01 HK Nitra @ HC Nove Zamky
Tue 28/12 HK Nitra @ HC Slovan Bratislava
Wed 22/12 HK Nitra vs HK 32 Liptovsky Mikulas
Mon 20/12 HK Nitra @ HK Dukla Michalovce
Sun 12/12 HK Nitra vs HC Slovan Bratislava
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 3 80 1 12 13 0.16 165 13 | 2 23 0 1 1 0.04 48 -1
Champions HL 2 10 0 1 1 0.10 16 -5 | 0
Czechia 3 111 7 11 18 0.16 247 -32 | 1 9 0 1 1 0.11 16 -3
Deutschland Cup 2 6 0 1 1 0.17 8 -1 | 0
International 4 34 0 6 6 0.18 26 2 | 0
KHL 5 215 20 33 53 0.25 479 -43 | 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 6 -2
SM-liiga (Liiga) 1 38 0 4 4 0.11 120 -6 | 1 3 1 2 3 1.00 4 1
M-Cup 1 4 0 1 1 0.25 8 -2 | 0
Nadezhda Cup 2 12 1 3 4 0.33 31 3 | 0
NHL 7 240 5 19 24 0.10 311 -14 | 0
OHL 3 171 15 44 59 0.35 247 96 | 3 32 0 9 9 0.28 47 14
Slovakia 9 377 28 101 129 0.34 547 86 | 7 84 10 20 30 0.36 189 6
Slovakia U20 2 97 12 32 44 0.45 200 85 | 0
WC 4 27 0 4 4 0.15 22 4 | 0
WCup 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 -3 | 0
WJC-20 2 13 1 0 1 0.08 14 -3 | 0
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15
Leadership
15
Hitting
15
Aggression
15

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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Jozef Stümpel (F) 2003-2016 10 Barys Nur-Sultan, Florida Panthers, HK Nitra, Slovakia, Slovakia, Slovakia (all)
Rastislav Stana (G) 1999-2014 8 Slovakia, Slovakia, Slovakia, Slovakia (all), Slovakia U20
Miroslav Pupák (D) 2014-2022 8 HK Nitra
Juraj Kolnik (F) 1999-2008 8 Bridgeport Islanders, Florida Panthers, Lowell Lock Monsters, New York Islanders, San Antonio Rampage, Slovakia, Slovakia (all), Slovakia U20

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/25/2021
06/25/2021 Extension HK Nitra HK Nitra
07/23/2020
07/23/2020 Extension HK Nitra HK Nitra
06/10/2019
06/10/2019 Extension HK Nitra HK Nitra
04/29/2018
04/29/2018 Extension HK Nitra HK Nitra
05/30/2016
05/30/2016 Extension HK Nitra HK Nitra
07/20/2015
07/20/2015 Extension HK Nitra HK Nitra
10/24/2014
10/24/2014 Confirmed Medvescak Zagreb HK Nitra
08/31/2014
08/31/2014 Confirmed Vityaz Podolsk Medvescak Zagreb
05/08/2013
05/08/2013 Confirmed Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg Vityaz Chekhov
06/25/2012
06/25/2012 Confirmed Lev Poprad Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg
07/15/2011
07/15/2011 Confirmed HC ČSOB Pojišťovna Pardubice Lev Poprad
06/07/2010
06/07/2010 Confirmed Blues HC Eaton Pardubice
10/29/2009
10/29/2009 Confirmed HC Plzen 1929 Blues
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Drafted 1997, 2 #57 overall by Belleville Bulls in the CHL Import Draft

Cult/Star player for Belleville Bulls

Cult/Star player for HK Nitra

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