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2016-2017 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#35 Frederik Foltán (G) 21 1997 Bojnice, SVK 6'0" 185 L
#25 Juraj Halo (G) 23 1995 Topolcany, SVK 5'11" 176 L
#30 Eric Hartzell (G) 29 1989 White Bear Lake, MN, USA 6'4" 205 L
#31 Michal Valent (G) 32 1986 Martin, SVK 6'2" 198 L
DEFENSEMEN
#59 Karol Korím (D) 25 1993 Nitra, SVK 6'2" 207 L
#77 Filip Kuzma (D) 25 1993 Nitra, SVK 6'4" 179 L
#91 Peter König (D) 30 1988 Nitra, SVK 6'3" 209 L
#16 Eric Meland (D) 29 1989 Grand Forks, ND, USA 6'1" 190 R
#24 Branislav Mezei (D) 38 1980 Nitra, SVK 6'4" 229 L
#6 Jamie Milam (D) 34 1984 Lake Orion, MI, USA 6'0" 201 R
#17 Peter Ordzovenský (D) 33 1985 Spisska Nova Ves, SVK 5'10" 190 L
#7 Matus Rais (D) 28 1990 Nitra, SVK 6'1" 187 L
#19 Adam Simurda (D) 19 1999 Nitra, SVK - - L
#44 Mitch Versteeg (D) 30 1988 Lethbridge, AB, CAN 6'1" 196 R
FORWARDS
#10 Filip Bajtek (RW) 27 1991 Trinec, CZE 5'9" 176 L
#40 Matej Bene (RW) 26 1992 Nitra, SVK 5'9" 154 R
#9 Judd Blackwater (C) 31 1987 Lethbridge, AB, CAN 6'0" 192 L
#89 Samuel Chalupa (C) 23 1995 Presov, SVK 6'1" 176 L
#93 Matt Cope (LW) 25 1993 Lakewood, CO, USA 6'2" 201 L
#13 Michal Kristof (C/LW) 25 1993 Nitra, SVK 5'9" 159 L
#33 Tibor Kutálek (RW) 32 1986 Skalica, SVK 5'7" 146 L
#21 Dávid König (F) 22 1996 Nitra, SVK 5'11" 176 L
#16 David Laliberté (RW) 32 1986 St-Liboire, QC, CAN 6'1" 203 R
#3 Radoslav Macík (LW) 26 1992 Liptovsky Mikulas, SVK 6'2" 205 R
#40 Mario Mucka (RW) 20 1998 Nitra, SVK 6'3" 181 R
#97 Richard Ondrusek (LW) 21 1997 Nove Zamky, SVK 6'2" 185 L
#88 Lukas Paukovcek (C) 28 1990 Liptovsky Mikulas, SVK 6'1" 201 L
#39 Edmund Piacka (RW/C) 26 1992 Zlate Moravce, SVK 5'11" 165 R
#18 Miroslav Pupák (LW) 33 1985 Nitra, SVK 5'9" 185 L
#22 Henrich Ruckay (LW) 35 1983 Piestany, SVK 5'10" 172 L
#52 Timotej Sille (C) 23 1995 Bratislava, SVK 6'3" 209 L
#91 Juraj Siska (RW/C) 22 1996 Nitra, SVK 6'3" 198 L
#85 Marek Slovák (C) 30 1988 Nitra, SVK 5'9" 154 L
#28 Juraj Stefanka (LW/C) 42 1976 Nitra, SVK 6'2" 216 L
#71 Marek Tvrdon (LW/RW) 25 1993 Nitra, SVK 6'2" 209 L
Position: G:3 D:9 F:20 | Av Age: 27.44 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 189 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Nitra Zimny Arena
  • Location Nitra
  • Capacity 3 600
  • Construction Year 1966
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/29/2018
11/29/2018 Confirmed Leaving Dylan Richard (F) Leaving for Nottingham Panthers
11/23/2018
11/23/2018 Confirmed Leaving Dylan Richard (F) Leaving for Unknown
10/29/2018
10/29/2018 Extension Nathan Lawson (G)
10/26/2018
10/26/2018 Confirmed Joining Karol Korím (D) Joining from HK 32 Liptovsky Mikulas
10/25/2018
10/25/2018 Confirmed Joining Juraj Majdan (F) Joining from HK Poprad
10/17/2018
10/17/2018 Confirmed Joining Kale Kerbashian (F) Joining from Orlando Solar Bears
10/15/2018
10/15/2018 Confirmed Leaving Jesse Mychan (F) Leaving for Esbjerg Energy
09/17/2018
09/17/2018 Confirmed Leaving Jakub Gasparovic (F) Leaving for Unknown
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
MHC Nitra
1989-1990 Czech2 44 32 4 8 - - 212 142 68 2 Promoted
AC/HC Nitra
1990-1991 Czech 52 16 7 29 - - 154 224 39 13 Relegated
1991-1992 Czech2 44 34 4 6 - - 262 103 72 1 Qualification loss
AC/HC Nitra
1992-1993 Czech2 44 34 4 6 - - 262 103 72 1 No playoffs held
AC/HC Nitra
1993-1994 Slovakia 36 16 6 14 - - 108 102 38 5 Did not make playoffs
1994-1995 Slovakia 36 8 6 22 - - 87 147 30 9 Did not make playoffs
1995-1996 Slovakia 36 14 5 17 - - 98 101 33 6 Quarterfinal loss
1996-1997 Slovakia 36 8 4 24 - - 106 143 20 9 Saved in relegation
HKm Nitra
1997-1998 Slovakia 36 8 8 20 - - 81 144 24 9 Did not make playoffs
1998-1999 Slovakia 22 3 3 16 - - 52 97 9 12 Relegated
1999-2000 Slovakia2 44 20 4 20 - - 202 150 44 6 Did not make playoffs
2000-2001 Slovakia2 40 32 2 6 - - 204 77 66 2 Promoted
2001-2002 Slovakia 54 12 6 30 0 6 107 195 36 10 Relegated
2002-2003 Slovakia2 44 34 4 6 - - 214 87 72 1 Champion | Promoted
2003-2004 Slovakia 54 15 5 32 1 1 117 197 52 9 Did not make playoffs
2004-2005 Slovakia 54 26 7 18 1 2 152 146 87 5 Quarterfinal loss
HK Nitra
2005-2006 Slovakia 54 31 6 16 0 1 161 119 99 1 Semifinal loss
2006-2007 Slovakia 54 19 - 21 9 5 149 156 75 7 Quarterfinal loss
2007-2008 Slovakia 54 12 - 35 4 3 127 206 44 10 Did not make playoffs
2008-2009 Slovakia 46 18 - 22 1 5 127 163 61 9 Saved in relegation
HC Nitra
2009-2010 Slovakia 47 21 - 18 5 3 127 130 76 7 Semifinal loss
HK Nitra
2010-2011 Slovakia 57 21 - 26 4 6 168 189 77 8 Quarterfinal loss
2011-2012 Slovakia 55 13 - 34 5 3 141 194 52 10 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 Slovakia 56 29 - 15 8 4 187 139 107 3 Semifinal loss
2013-2014 Slovakia 56 32 - 12 5 7 192 114 113 2 Final loss
2014-2015 Slovakia 56 30 - 13 7 6 201 141 110 2 Semifinal loss
2015-2016 Slovakia 50 30 - 16 3 1 160 129 97 2 Champion
2016-2017 Slovakia 56 33 - 14 4 5 196 154 112 2 Final loss
2017-2018 Slovakia 56 32 - 14 6 4 197 148 112 1 Semifinal loss
2018-2019 Slovakia 33 18 - 9 4 2 128 80 64 5 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2015-2016 Champions HL 4 0 - 3 0 1 4 18 1 3 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 Champions HL 4 3 - 1 0 0 9 6 9 1 16th final loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Michal Kluka (F) 2018-2019 HC Topolcany Slovakia2 29 18 24 42 12
2. Erik Gubo (F) 2018-2019 HK Nitra U20 Slovakia U20 30 12 22 34 4
3. Daniel Stumpf (F) 2018-2019 HK Skalica Slovakia2 28 11 19 30 8
4. Roman Tománek (F) 2018-2019 Gyergyói HK Erste Liga 24 16 13 29 -
5. Lubos Dobry (F) 2018-2019 HK 96 Nitra Slovakia3 13 18 10 28 4
6. Jakub Rumpel (F) 2018-2019 ECC Preussen Berlin Germany3 21 14 14 28 18
7. Albín Podstavek (F) 2018-2019 HC Topolcany Slovakia2 29 12 16 28 16
8. Anthony Luciani (F) 2018-2019 Orli Znojmo EBEL 24 10 17 27 31
9. Juraj Durkech (D) 2018-2019 HK 95 Povazska Bystrica Slovakia2 27 9 18 27 48
10. Justin Kovacs (F) 2018-2019 Nottingham Panthers EIHL 29 9 18 27 6
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tomas Chrenko (F) 572 181 278 459
2. Ivan Hrtus (F) 318 176 173 349
3. Miroslav Stefanka (F) 475 112 195 307
4. Henrich Ruckay (F) 476 155 140 295
5. Martin Miklik (F) 336 182 110 292
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Martin Miklik (F) 336 182 110 292
2. Tomas Chrenko (F) 572 181 278 459
3. Ivan Hrtus (F) 318 176 173 349
4. Henrich Ruckay (F) 476 155 140 295
5. Lubomir Kolnik (F) 331 142 110 252
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tomas Chrenko (F) 572 181 278 459
2. Miroslav Stefanka (F) 475 112 195 307
3. Ivan Hrtus (F) 318 176 173 349
4. Jozef Stümpel (F) 284 86 171 257
5. Dusan Milo (D) 490 47 167 214
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Tomas Chrenko (F) 572 181 459 605
2. Miroslav Kovacik (F) 382 102 217 595
3. Garip Saliji (F) 369 78 179 571
4. Juraj Stefanka (F) 376 102 224 530
5. Marek Slovák (F) 387 107 258 479
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tomas Chrenko (F) 572 181 278 459
2. Miroslav Pupák (F) 508 52 67 119
3. Dusan Milo (D) 490 47 167 214
4. Henrich Ruckay (F) 476 155 140 295
5. Miroslav Stefanka (F) 475 112 195 307
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Vladimir Beres (F) 3 75 110 36.667
2. Jiri Kodet (F) 43 44 67 1.558
3. Roman Ulehla (F) 40 29 45 1.125
4. Kale Kerbashian (F) 18 7 20 1.111
5. Ivan Hrtus (F) 318 176 349 1.097
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Ivan Hrtus (F) 1991-1992 Czech2 43 27 51 78 1.81 -
2. Jozef Stümpel (F) 2013-2014 Slovakia 54 16 51 67 1.24 12
3. Roman Tománek (F) 2013-2014 Slovakia 53 31 33 64 1.21 26
4. Roman Tománek (F) 2014-2015 Slovakia 55 29 33 62 1.13 28
5. Martin Miklik (F) 1996-1997 Slovakia 50 33 27 60 1.20 20
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Vladimir Beres (F) 1981-1982 Czech2 - 39 17 56 - -
2. Vladimir Beres (F) 1988-1989 Czech2 - 36 17 53 - -
3. Roman Tománek (F) 2012-2013 Slovakia 55 34 18 52 0.95 24
4. Zigmund Pálffy (F) 1990-1991 Czech 50 34 16 50 1.00 18
5. Martin Miklik (F) 1996-1997 Slovakia 50 33 27 60 1.20 20
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Ivan Hrtus (F) 1991-1992 Czech2 43 27 51 78 1.81 -
2. Jozef Stümpel (F) 2013-2014 Slovakia 54 16 51 67 1.24 12
3. Michal Kristof (F) 2017-2018 Slovakia 52 17 40 57 1.10 14
4. Miroslav Stefanka (F) 2010-2011 Slovakia 56 17 39 56 1.00 34
5. Jozef Stümpel (F) 2012-2013 Slovakia 52 13 37 50 0.96 6
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Martin Baca (D) 2012-2013 Slovakia 45 3 4 7 0.16 167
2. Garip Saliji (F) 2006-2007 Slovakia 49 8 14 22 0.45 147
3. Ivan Svarny (D) 2006-2007 Slovakia 47 9 13 22 0.47 146
4. Martin Baca (D) 2011-2012 Slovakia 49 5 7 12 0.24 145
5. Michal Novák (D) 2010-2011 Slovakia 55 9 16 25 0.45 131
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'1" 192 lbs 26.44
2017-2018 6'0" 189 lbs 27.97
2016-2017 6'0" 189 lbs 27.44
2015-2016 6'0" 189 lbs 29.23
2014-2015 6'0" 194 lbs 29.12
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