HC Škoda Plzeň

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HC Škoda Plzeň is a professional Czech ice hockey team based in Plzeň, Czech Republic and was founded in 1929. They currently play in the Czech Extraliga, with their homes games being held at Logspeed CZ Arena. In 2013, for the first time in history, HC Plzeň were the Czech Extraliga champions after beating Zlín 4:3 in the seventh game of the dramatic final.

HC Škoda Plzeň
CityPlzeň, Czech Republic
LeagueCzech Extraliga
Founded1929 (1929)
Home arenaLogspeed CZ Arena
(Capacity: 8,236)
ColoursBlue, white
   
General managerCzech Republic Martin Straka
Head coachCzech Republic Petr Kořínek
Websitehcplzen.cz
T. G. Masaryk Cup for the winner of the Czech Extraliga, 2013

Club names edit

  • 1929 – Hokejový klub při SK (Sportovní klub) Viktoria Plzeň
  • 1948 – Sokol Plzeň IV
  • 1949 – ZSJ Škodovy závody
  • 1952 – ZSJ Leninovy závody
  • 1953 – Spartak Plzeň LZ
  • 1965 – TJ Škoda Plzeň
  • 1991 – HC Škoda Plzeň
  • 1994 – HC Interconnex Plzeň
  • 1995 – HC ZKZ Plzeň
  • 1997 – HC Keramika Plzeň
  • 2003 – HC Lasselsberger Plzeň
  • 2009 – HC Plzeň 1929
  • 2012 – HC Škoda Plzeň

Honours edit

Notable players edit

Players edit

Current roster edit

Source: hcplzen.cz[1]Source: eliteprospects.com[2]As of October 3, 2021.

No. Nat Player Pos S/G Age Acquired Birthplace
32   Miroslav Svoboda G L 29 2021 Vsetín, Czech Republic
89   Adrián Holešinský C L 28 2022 Čadca, Slovakia
42   Filip Suchý C L 26 2020 Horní Lukavice, Czech Republic
86   Tomáš Mertl C L 38 2019 České Budějovice, Czechoslovakia
39   Dominik Pavlát G L 24 2020 Tábor, Czech Republic
97   Lukáš Kaňák D L 27 2016 Klatovy, Czech Republic
93   Matyáš Kantner C L 25 2017 Plzeň, Czech Republic
88   Petr Kodýtek C L 25 2016 Sušice, Czech Republic
4   Jakub Kindl D L 37 2021 Šumperk, Czechoslovakia
87   Filip Přikryl C L 23 2019 Rokycany, Czech Republic
84   Jan Schleiss RW R 29 2021 Plzeň, Czech Republic
80   Michal Bulíř C L 32 2021 Liberec, Czechoslovakia
65   David Kvasnička D L 25 2020 Rokycany, Czech Republic
49   Vojtěch Budík D L 26 2019 Pardubice, Czech Republic
67   Martin Lang RW R 22 2020 Rokycany, Czech Republic
5   David Jiříček D R 20 2019 Klatovy, Czech Republic
89   Pavel Musil C L 31 2020 Čáslav, Czechoslovakia
17   Mārtiņš Dzierkals LW L 27 2021 Riga, Latvia
82   Sebastián Malát F L 22 2019 Klatovy, Czech Republic
66   Filip Kuťák C L 27 2021 Hradec Králové, Czech Republic
31   Samuel Hlavaj G L 22 2023 Martin, Slovakia
  Olivier Archambault LW L 31 2024 Le Gardeur, Quebec, Canada
  Igor Merezhko D R 26 2024 Kharkov, Ukraine

Arena edit

Home Monitoring Aréna was built at 1969 and currently holds 8,236 people.

Controversy edit

During the 2010–2011 season, the team was docked 19 points for having used players who were not correctly registered to the club, an affair which also involved the clubs BK Mladá Boleslav and HC Kladno.[3]

References edit

  1. ^ "Team Roster / HC Plzeň". www.hcplzen.cz. Retrieved 2020-04-02.
  2. ^ "Team Roster / HC Plzeň". www.eliteprospects.com. Retrieved 2020-06-12.
  3. ^ "Rozhodnuto: Plzeň, Mladá Boleslav i Kladno přijdou o body". Česká televize (in Czech). 19 November 2010. Retrieved 10 December 2013.

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