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Czech Rep. Ales Kotalik
a.k.a. "Aleš Kotalík"
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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Petri Kontiola 55 14 41 55
2. Daniel Audette 60 13 37 50
3. Josh Kestner 59 24 25 49
4. Ahti Oksanen 53 22 26 48
5. Robin Press 58 17 31 48
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
RW/LW
Age
42
Height
6'1" / 185 cm
Weight
227 lbs / 103 kg
Shoots
R
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time Olympic Bronze Medal 1

Kotalik is an offensive-minded winger with a great shot. Has size and speed, but lacks consistency and can disappear from games.
- Ulf Andersson, EP

Team Staff profile of Ales Kotalik also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1993-94 Motor Ceske Budejovice U18 Czech U18 28 12 12 24 - |
1994-95 HC Ceske Budejovice U18 Czech U18 36 26 17 43 - |
1995-96 HC Ceske Budejovice U20 Czech U20 28 6 7 13 - |
1996-97 HC Ceske Budejovice U20 Czech U20 36 15 16 31 24 |
1997-98 HC Ceske Budejovice Czech 45 9 6 15 14 -3 |
Czech Republic U20 WJC-20 7 3 1 4 0 4 |
1998-99 HC Ceske Budejovice Czech 39 7 13 20 16 6 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 -1
1999-00 HC Ceske Budejovice Czech 43 7 12 19 34 3 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 6 -1
KLH Jindrichuv Hradec Czech2 2 2 2 4 2 -2 | Relegation 3 2 0 2 4 -2
2000-01 HC Ceske Budejovice Czech 52 19 29 48 54 5 |
Czech Republic (all) International 11 1 1 2 4 -3 |
2001-02 Buffalo Sabres NHL 13 1 3 4 2 -1 |
Rochester Americans AHL 68 18 25 43 55 -2 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 -1
2002-03 Buffalo Sabres NHL 68 21 14 35 30 -2 |
Rochester Americans AHL 8 0 2 2 4 -5 |
2003-04 Buffalo Sabres NHL 62 15 11 26 41 -1 |
2004-05 Bili Tygri Liberec Czech 25 8 8 16 46 10 | Playoffs 12 2 5 7 12 -2
Czech Republic (all) International 6 0 3 3 10 |
2005-06 Buffalo Sabres NHL 82 25 37 62 62 -3 | Playoffs 18 4 7 11 8 4
Czech Republic OG 4 0 0 0 0 0 |
Czech Republic (all) International 4 0 0 0 0 |
2006-07 Buffalo Sabres NHL 66 16 22 38 46 -5 | Playoffs 16 2 2 4 8 -3
2007-08 Buffalo Sabres NHL 79 23 20 43 58 -5 |
Czech Republic WC 7 5 2 7 0 -1 |
Czech Republic (all) International 9 5 2 7 0 |
2008-09 Buffalo Sabres NHL 56 13 19 32 28 -7 |
Edmonton Oilers NHL 19 7 4 11 6 2 |
Czech Republic WC 7 2 1 3 4 1 |
Czech Republic (all) International 7 2 1 3 4 |
2009-10 New York Rangers NHL 45 8 14 22 38 -18 |
Calgary Flames NHL 26 3 2 5 29 1 |
2010-11 Calgary Flames NHL 26 4 2 6 8 -7 |
Abbotsford Heat AHL 25 6 16 22 10 6 |
2011-12 HC Ceske Budejovice Czech 30 8 16 24 20 -3 | Playoffs 5 1 3 4 0 -3
Czech Republic (all) International 3 0 2 2 6 0 |
2012-13 HC Ceske Budejovice Czech 51 14 22 36 70 -1 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 16 -5
2013-14 Motor Ceske Budejovice “C” Czech2 51 16 15 31 38 -10 | Relegation 2 1 1 2 4 1
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2000-01 Czech Republic EHT 7 1 1 2 2 |
2004-05 Czech Republic EHT 2 0 1 1 4 |
2007-08 Czech Republic EHT 2 0 1 1 0 |
2011-12 HC Ceske Budejovice ET 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 -1
Czech Republic EHT 3 0 2 2 6 -2 |
2012-13 HC Ceske Budejovice ET 5 1 0 1 2 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2016-17 Motor Ceske Budejovice Czech2 Asst. General Manager
2017-18 Motor Ceske Budejovice Czech2 Asst. Coach From 2017-10-15.
Motor Ceske Budejovice Czech2 Asst. General Manager
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 3 101 24 43 67 0.66 69 -1 | 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 -1
Czech 7 285 72 106 178 0.62 254 17 | 5 28 3 10 13 0.46 34 -12
Czech U18 2 64 38 29 67 1.05 - - | 0
Czech U20 2 64 21 23 44 0.69 24 - | 0
Czech2 2 53 18 17 35 0.66 40 -12 | 2 5 3 1 4 0.80 8 -1
EHT 4 14 1 5 6 0.43 12 -2 | 0
ET 2 5 1 0 1 0.20 2 - | 1 3 0 0 0 0.00 0 -1
International 6 40 8 9 17 0.43 24 -3 | 0
NHL 9 542 136 148 284 0.52 348 -46 | 2 34 6 9 15 0.44 16 1
OG 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 | 0
WC 2 14 7 3 10 0.71 4 0 | 0
WJC-20 1 7 3 1 4 0.57 0 4 | 0
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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
08/07/2012
08/07/2012 Extension Motor Ceske Budejovice Motor Ceske Budejovice
10/07/2011
10/07/2011 Confirmed Buffalo Sabres Motor Ceske Budejovice
06/25/2011
06/25/2011 Confirmed Calgary Flames Buffalo Sabres
02/02/2010
02/02/2010 Confirmed New York Rangers Calgary Flames
07/09/2009
07/09/2009 Confirmed Edmonton Oilers New York Rangers
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Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Buffalo Sabres

Career transactions
- 2011-06-25 • Traded to the Buffalo Sabres with Robyn Regehr & a 2012 2nd round pick for Paul Byron & Chris Butler
- 2010-02-01 • Traded to the Calgary Flames with Chris Higgins for Brandon Prust & Olli Jokinen
- 2009-07-09 • Signed to a three-year contract by the New York Rangers
- 2009-03-04 • Traded to the Edmonton Oilers for a 2009 2nd round pick (traded to TOR; Jesse Blacker)
- 2006-07-23 • Re-signed to a three-year contract by the Buffalo Sabres
- 2005-08-15 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the Buffalo Sabres
- 2004-09-06 • Signed to a lockout contract by HC Liberec
- 2003-08-08 • Re-signed to a two-year contract by the Buffalo Sabres
- 2001-07-16 • Signed to a two-year entry-level contract by the Buffalo Sabres

Other memorable dates
- 2002-03-19 • Scored his first NHL goal (vs. Ottawa Senators vs. Patrick Lalime)
- 2001-11-12 • Made his NHL debut (vs. Florida Panthers)

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