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2011-2012 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#1 Tomas Halasz (G) 28 1990 Kosice, SVK 6'0" 190 L
#35 Alexandr Hylak (G) 34 1983 Pardubice, CZE 6'0" 170 L
DEFENSEMEN
#28 Marek Biro (D) 30 1988 Banska Bystrica, SVK 6'4" 209 L
#26 Martin Chovan (D) 31 1986 Bratislava, SVK 6'1" 190 R
#18 Radek Deyl (D) 28 1989 Kosice, SVK 6'0" 185 L
#12 Martin Gajdos (D) 32 1986 6'2" 174 L
#78 Michal Grman (D) 35 1982 Liptovsky Mikulas, SVK 6'2" 198 L
#46 Jan Homer (D) 37 1980 Ilava, SVK 6'1" 207 L
#77 Peter Huba (D) 32 1986 Topolcany, SVK 6'0" 198 L
#76 Marek Kolba (D) 38 1980 Poprad, SVK 6'0" 201 L
#27 Michal Novák (D) 36 1982 Skalica, SVK 6'4" 225 R
#82 Michal Seda (D) 35 1982 Pardubice, CZE 6'0" 190 L
#15 Peter Slimak (D) 27 1990 Kosice, SVK 6'6" 220 L
#80 Jan Tabacek (D)   “A” 38 1980 Martin, SVK 6'0" 198 L
#12 Milan Takac (D) 33 1985 5'11" 165 L
FORWARDS
#76 Marcel Balaz (LW/C) 29 1988 Trebisov, SVK 6'2" 203 L
#43 Peter Bartos (RW/C) 44 1973 Martin, SVK 6'0" 185 R
#26 Matus Chovan (C/LW) 26 1992 Kosice, SVK 6'2" 190 L
#17 Vladimir Dravecky (LW/RW)   “A” 33 1985 Kosice, SVK 6'0" 198 L
#52 Peter Fabus (C) 38 1979 Ilava, SVK 6'2" 196 L
#10 Ondrej Gmitter (RW) 29 1988 Bardejov, SVK 6'2" 187 L
#97 Stanislav Gron (C) 39 1978 Bratislava, SVK 6'2" 205 L
#87 Marcel Hascak (RW) 31 1987 Poprad, SVK 6'0" 192 R
#11 Lukas Hvila (LW) 36 1981 Poprad, SVK 5'9" 196 R
#25 Richard Jencik (W/C) 33 1985 Kosice, SVK 5'9" 165 L
#8 Oliver Jokel (LW) 26 1991 Kosice, SVK 5'11" 185 L
#67 Jaroslav Kristek (C/RW) 38 1980 Zlin, CZE 6'1" 196 L
#19 Michel Miklík (LW/RW) 35 1982 Piestany, SVK 6'0" 198 R
#14 Samuel Mlynarovic (LW) 28 1990 Poprad, SVK 5'10" 187 R
#10 Marek Nagy (RW) 26 1991 Kosice, SVK 5'11" 192 L
#22 Dusan Pasek (C) 33 1985 Bratislava, SVK 5'11" 183 L
#8 Tomas Petruska (LW) 32 1986 Presov, SVK 5'11" 194 R
#51 Erik Piatak (C) 32 1986 Kezmarok, SVK 6'1" 203 R
#44 Gabriel Spilar (RW) 37 1980 Kosice, SVK 5'10" 194 R
#20 Marek Vorel (C) 40 1977 Brno, CZE 6'0" 198 R
#13 Miroslav Zalesak (RW/C)   “C” 38 1980 Skalica, SVK 6'1" 198 L
Position: G:1 D:11 F:21 | Av Age: 26.48 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 194 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Steel Arena
  • Location Kosice
  • Capacity 8 343
  • Construction Year 2006
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
06/22/2018
06/22/2018 Confirmed Joining Tomas Netik (F) Joining from Medvescak Zagreb
06/22/2018 Extension Petr Kafka (F)
06/08/2018
06/08/2018 Confirmed Joining Klemen Pretnar (D) Joining from HC Banska Bystrica
05/28/2018
05/28/2018 Extension Jere Pulli (D)
05/18/2018
05/18/2018 Extension Gabriel Spilar (F)
05/18/2018 Extension Martin Baca (D)
05/17/2018
05/17/2018 Confirmed Joining Evan Brophey (F) Joining from Graz 99ers
05/17/2018 Confirmed Joining Jimmy McDowell (D) Joining from HK Poprad
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1988-1989 Czech 34 14 9 11 - - 125 116 37 5 Semifinal loss
1989-1990 Czech 44 25 9 10 - - 189 141 59 2 Quarterfinal loss
1990-1991 Czech 52 27 5 20 - - 196 167 59 4 Bronze game loss
1991-1992 Czech 38 16 5 17 - - 140 130 37 3 Quarterfinal loss
1992-1993 Czech 40 19 3 18 - - 137 140 41 7 Quarterfinal loss
1993-1994 Slovakia 36 22 7 7 - - 164 93 51 2 Final loss
1994-1995 Slovakia 36 26 5 5 - - 188 96 83 2 Champion
1995-1996 Slovakia 36 25 5 6 - - 178 88 55 1 Champion
1996-1997 Slovakia 36 24 2 10 - - 154 112 50 2 Final loss
1997-1998 Slovakia 36 27 2 7 - - 174 87 56 2 Final loss
1998-1999 Slovakia 42 20 6 16 - - 146 136 44 5 Champion
1999-2000 Slovakia 56 12 11 33 - - 142 235 35 7 Did not make playoffs
2000-2001 Slovakia 56 18 2 28 4 4 140 186 68 5 Quarterfinal loss
2001-2002 Slovakia 54 25 6 13 5 5 183 133 71 3 Semifinal loss
2002-2003 Slovakia 54 31 6 15 2 0 190 134 103 3 Final loss
2003-2004 Slovakia 54 24 8 19 0 3 149 124 80 4 Semifinal loss
2004-2005 Slovakia 54 29 6 16 1 2 156 124 95 4 Semifinal loss
2005-2006 Slovakia 54 27 5 18 3 1 157 115 92 2 Semifinal loss
2006-2007 Slovakia 54 32 - 12 5 5 200 131 106 1 Semifinal loss
2007-2008 Slovakia 54 31 - 13 5 5 188 127 103 2 Final loss
2008-2009 Slovakia 46 30 - 10 5 1 191 103 101 1 Champion
2009-2010 Slovakia 47 24 - 17 3 3 179 126 81 3 Champion
2010-2011 Slovakia 57 38 - 6 10 3 217 102 137 1 Champion
2011-2012 Slovakia 55 35 - 17 2 1 191 130 110 1 Final loss
2012-2013 Slovakia 56 32 - 15 4 5 214 138 109 2 Final loss
2013-2014 Slovakia 56 39 - 13 4 0 174 98 125 1 Champion
2014-2015 Slovakia 56 35 - 9 6 6 166 105 123 1 Champion
2015-2016 Slovakia 50 28 - 9 9 4 156 85 106 1 Semifinal loss
2016-2017 Slovakia 56 28 - 15 10 3 186 121 107 3 Quarterfinal loss
2017-2018 Slovakia 56 28 - 19 5 4 175 143 98 5 Quarterfinal loss
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1971-1972 SovSport Cup 4 1 0 3 - - 12 18 2 4 Did not make playoffs
1986-1987 Spengler Cup 4 1 - 3 - - 16 16 2 4 Did not make playoffs
European Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 10 17 4 Final group
European Cup 2 2 0 0 - - 7 3 - 2 Promoted
1988-1989 Spengler Cup 4 1 - 3 - - 11 18 2 5 Did not make playoffs
European Cup 3 3 0 0 - - 29 6 6 1 Promoted
European Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 11 12 4 Final group
1994-1995 Rona Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 10 13 2 4 Did not make playoffs
1995-1996 European Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 17 4 4 1 Promoted
European Cup 2 0 0 2 - - 2 12 0 3 Final group
Rona Cup 3 3 0 0 - - 22 7 6 1 Champion
1996-1997 Rona Cup 3 1 2 0 - - 11 8 4 1 Champion
1997-1998 Continental Cup 3 2 1 0 - - 9 4 5 1 -
Continental Cup 3 2 1 0 - - 12 8 5 1 Champion
Rona Cup 3 1 0 2 - - 13 15 2 3 Did not make playoffs
1998-1999 Continental Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 9 4 4 2 -
Rona Cup 2 0 1 1 - - 11 13 1 3 Placement game loss
1999-2000 Continental Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 11 10 4 2 -
2005-2006 Rona Cup 3 1 1 1 - - 4 3 3 2 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 Rona Cup 3 1 2 0 - - 6 5 4 3 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 Rona Cup 3 2 1 0 - - 10 - 7 1 Champion
2011-2012 Rona Cup 3 2 0 1 - - 9 7 4 2 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 Rona Cup 3 1 1 1 - - 10 11 4 3 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 Rona Cup 3 3 0 0 - - 14 7 6 1 Champion
2014-2015 Champions HL 6 2 - 3 0 1 14 16 7 4 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 Champions HL 4 1 - 2 1 0 7 8 5 2 16th final loss
2016-2017 Champions HL 4 1 - 3 0 0 10 15 3 2 16th final loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Marek Mertel (F) 2017-2018 Bergen Norway3 26 29 46 75 11
2. Milan Kolena (F) 2017-2018 Sheffield Steeldogs NIHL 35 36 33 69 48
3. Patrik Svitana (F) 2017-2018 HK Poprad Slovakia 55 23 31 54 24
4. Richard Sechny (F) 2017-2018 MHK Humenne Slovakia3 27 16 36 52 87
5. Marcel Balaz (F) 2017-2018 HC Presov Slovakia2 45 26 23 49 40
6. Juraj Dancsak (F) 2017-2018 MHK Humenne Slovakia3 26 21 27 48 8
7. Jan Plch (F) 2017-2018 Epinal II France4 12 16 32 48 2
8. Tomas Netik (F) 2017-2018 Medvescak Zagreb EBEL 49 15 30 45 22
9. Pavel Kubena (F) 2017-2018 HC Banik Sokolov Czech3 29 14 25 39 16
10. Adam Lapsansky (F) 2017-2018 Ravensburg Towerstars DEL2 39 18 19 37 14
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Miroslav Ihnacak (F) 504 223 278 501
2. Vincent Lukac (F) 352 294 197 491
3. Peter Bartos (F) 599 183 273 456
4. Igor Liba (F) 436 207 243 450
5. Vlastimil Plavucha (F) 347 230 171 401
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Vincent Lukac (F) 352 294 197 491
2. Vlastimil Plavucha (F) 347 230 171 401
3. Miroslav Ihnacak (F) 504 223 278 501
4. Igor Liba (F) 436 207 243 450
5. Peter Bartos (F) 599 183 273 456
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Miroslav Ihnacak (F) 504 223 278 501
2. Peter Bartos (F) 599 183 273 456
3. Igor Liba (F) 436 207 243 450
4. Jaroslav Kmit (F) 534 154 233 387
5. Richard Jencik (F) 663 167 223 390
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Juraj Kledrowetz (D) 575 95 244 758
2. Jaroslav Kmit (F) 534 154 387 610
3. Marek Topoli (D) 330 17 74 474
4. Peter Bartos (F) 599 183 456 417
5. Peter Slanina (D) 268 67 164 415
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Richard Jencik (F) 663 167 223 390
2. Peter Bartos (F) 599 183 273 456
3. Juraj Kledrowetz (D) 575 95 149 244
4. Jaroslav Kmit (F) 534 154 233 387
5. Gabriel Spilar (F) 523 154 202 356
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Vincent Lukac (F) 352 294 491 1.395
2. Vlastimil Plavucha (F) 347 230 401 1.156
3. Ladislav Nagy (F) 173 92 184 1.064
4. Rudolf Huna (F) 168 83 177 1.054
5. Jan Vodila (F) 289 149 304 1.052
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Vincent Lukac (F) 1976-1977 Czech 44 48 34 82 1.86 -
2. Vlastimil Plavucha (F) 1996-1997 Slovakia 52 33 41 74 1.42 58
3. Rudolf Huna (F) 2008-2009 Slovakia 56 31 41 72 1.29 26
4. Vlastimil Plavucha (F) 1995-1996 Slovakia 47 34 36 70 1.49 89
5. Vincent Lukac (F) 1982-1983 Czech 42 49 19 68 1.62 46
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Vincent Lukac (F) 1982-1983 Czech 42 49 19 68 1.62 46
2. Vincent Lukac (F) 1976-1977 Czech 44 48 34 82 1.86 -
3. Vincent Lukac (F) 1979-1980 Czech 41 43 21 64 1.56 36
4. Vlastimil Plavucha (F) 1997-1998 Slovakia 46 37 25 62 1.35 97
5. Vincent Lukac (F) 1977-1978 Czech 42 36 25 61 1.45 51
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Richard Jencik (F) 2012-2013 Slovakia 56 23 43 66 1.18 14
2. Vlastimil Plavucha (F) 1996-1997 Slovakia 52 33 41 74 1.42 58
3. Rudolf Huna (F) 2008-2009 Slovakia 56 31 41 72 1.29 26
4. Peter Pucher (F) 1996-1997 Slovakia 53 17 38 55 1.04 26
5. Igor Liba (F) 1987-1988 Czech 42 21 37 58 1.38 86
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Miroslav Lazo (F) 2005-2006 Slovakia 52 24 13 37 0.71 222
2. Miroslav Lazo (F) 2006-2007 Slovakia 42 14 17 31 0.74 180
3. Jaroslav Kmit (F) 2007-2008 Slovakia 50 17 15 32 0.64 138
4. Marek Topoli (D) 2000-2001 Slovakia 50 2 7 9 0.18 128
5. Ladislav Nagy (F) 2016-2017 Slovakia 50 29 32 61 1.22 121
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'1" 192 lbs 26.07
2017-2018 6'0" 190 lbs 26.45
2016-2017 6'0" 192 lbs 28.23
2015-2016 6'1" 195 lbs 27.78
2014-2015 6'1" 195 lbs 27.28
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