Libor Hudáček (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈlibɔɾ ˈɦudaːtʃɛk]; born September 7, 1990) is a Slovak ice hockey player who is currently playing for Lausanne HC of the National League (NL). He is the younger brother of Július Hudáček, who is a goaltender.
September 7, 1990|
|Height||5 ft 9 in (175 cm)|
|Weight||172 lb (78 kg; 12 st 4 lb)|
HC Slovan Bratislava
HC ’05 Banská Bystrica
HC Bílí Tygři Liberec
Hudáček began playing junior ice hockey in the HK Spišská Nová Ves. He was a member of the HK Orange 20 project in the 2009–10 season, overall playing 23 games. Rest of the season he played for the HC Slovan Bratislava. In the 2010–11 season he overall played 55 games and earned 24 points for Slovan. In the next season he scored winning goal in the 7th playoffs final game against HC Košice and won the Slovak Extraliga title.
On February 24, 2021, Hudacek joined Lausanne HC of the National League (NL) on a one-year deal through the end of the 2020/21 season. He hurt his leg in a game against EHC Biel on March 9, 2021 which required surgery, forcing him to sit out the remainder of the season.
Hudáček participated at the 2008 IIHF World U18 Championships and the 2010 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships. He played for Slovakia at the 2012 IIHF World Championship, earning 5 points in 10 games. He won the silver medal at the 2012 World Championship.
Regular season and playoffsEdit
- "Neftekhimik sign contract with Hudacek" (in Russian). HC Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk. 21 May 2020. Retrieved 21 May 2020.
- "Lausanne HC confirms signing of Libor Hudacek". swisshockeynews.ch. 24 February 2021. Retrieved 24 February 2021.
- "Libor Hudacek, season over" (in French). lematin.ch. 11 March 2021. Retrieved 11 March 2021.