1997–98 Czech Extraliga season

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1997–98 Czech Extraliga
League Czech Extraliga
Sport Ice hockey
DurationSeptember 1997 April 1998
TV partner(s) Česká televize
Regular season
Playoffs
Finals
Czech Extraliga seasons

The 1997–98 Czech Extraliga season was the fifth season of the Czech Extraliga since its creation after the breakup of Czechoslovakia and the Czechoslovak First Ice Hockey League in 1993.

Czech Extraliga highest-level ice hockey league in the Czech Republic

The Czech Extraliga is the highest-level ice hockey league in the Czech Republic. It was created by the 1993 split of the Czechoslovak First Ice Hockey League following the breakup of Czechoslovakia. The league usually takes place between September and April and features 14 teams. It is considered as the fifth best ice hockey league in the world.

The Czechoslovak First Ice Hockey League was the elite ice hockey league in Czechoslovakia from 1930 until 1993, when the country split into the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The Slovak Extraliga and Czech Extraliga formed from the split.

Contents

Standings

PlaceTeamGPWTLGoalsPts
1. HC Petra Vsetín 5233613181:11672
2. HC Vítkovice 5231714174:14269
3. HC Železárny Třinec 52291112189:15669
4. HC Sparta Prag 52271015176:11764
5. HC Keramika Plzeň 52241117160:14659
6. HC Slavia Prag 52221218152:13256
7. HC Chemopetrol Litvínov 52221218167:12856
8. HC IPB Pojišťovna Pardubice 5222822158:14952
9. HC Dukla Jihlava 5221922137:13951
10. HC České Budějovice 52191023149:14948
11. HC ZPS Barum Zlín 5220824166:18348
12. HC Velvana Kladno 52111031124:19432
13. HC Becherovka Karlovy Vary 5291231130:20230
14. HC Bohemex Trade Opava 527837101:21122

Playoffs

Quarterfinal

HC Sparta Praha ice hockey team

Hockey Club Sparta Praha, commonly known as Sparta Prague, is a Prague based Czech ice hockey team playing in the Czech Extraliga. The club has won four Czech championships (most recently in 2007) and four Czechoslovak championships, as well as two Spengler Cups, making it one of the most successful hockey clubs in Czech history. The team plays its home games at O2 Arena, the largest arena in the coutry. It is the most attended Czech hockey club.

HC Litvínov ice hockey team

HC Litvinov, called HC VERVA Litvínov for sponsorship reasons is an ice hockey team in the Czech Extraliga. Their home arena is Ivan Hlinka Stadion in Litvínov.

HC Oceláři Třinec ice hockey team

HC Oceláři Třinec is an ice hockey team from Teschen Silesia who play in the Czech Extraliga, the top tier of Czech ice hockey. Their home arena is Werk Arena in Třinec. The team's main sponsors are the local Třinec Iron and Steel Works.

Semifinal

3rd place

Final

HC Vsetin is Czech champion for 1997-98.

Relegation

HC Slezan Opava ice hockey team

HC Slezan Opava is an ice hockey team in the Second National Hockey League from Opava.

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