2013–14 Czech 1. Liga season

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The 2013–14 Czech 1.liga season was the 20th season of the Czech 1.liga, the second level of ice hockey in the Czech Republic. 14 teams participated in the league, and BK Mladá Boleslav and HC Olomouc qualified for the qualification round of the Czech Extraliga for the second time in a row. Both of the teams were successful at qualifying for the 2014–15 Czech Extraliga season.

Czech Republic Republic in Central Europe

The Czech Republic, also known by its short-form name, Czechia, is a landlocked country in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast. The Czech Republic covers an area of 78,866 square kilometres (30,450 sq mi) with a mostly temperate continental climate and oceanic climate. It is a unitary parliamentary republic, with 10.6 million inhabitants; its capital and largest city is Prague, with 1.3 million residents. Other major cities are Brno, Ostrava, Olomouc and Pilsen. The Czech Republic is a member of the European Union (EU), NATO, the OECD, the United Nations, the OSCE, and the Council of Europe.

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 features 14 teams. It is considered as the fifth best ice hockey league in the world.

The 2014–15 Czech Extraliga season is the 22nd season of the Czech Extraliga since its creation after the breakup of Czechoslovakia and the Czechoslovak First Ice Hockey League in 1993.

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Regular season

Pl. GP W OTW OTL L Goals Pts
1. BK Mladá Boleslav 52 39 3 3 7 208:95 126
2. HC Olomouc 52 34 1 3 14 176:87 107
3. HC Dukla Jihlava 52 28 8 2 14 166:120 102
4. HC Rebel Havlíčkův Brod 52 27 3 2 20 143:142 89
5. SK Horácká Slavia Třebíč 52 23 5 5 19 133:118 84
6. AZ Havířov 2010 52 24 5 2 21 151:143 84
7. HC Stadion Litoměřice 52 21 5 6 20 154:151 79
8. HC Benátky nad Jizerou 52 19 5 7 21 129:133 74
9. HC Motor České Budějovice 52 17 5 4 26 115:126 65
10. HC Slovan Ústečtí Lvi 52 18 4 3 27 146:157 65
11. Salith Šumperk 52 14 9 3 26 139:182 63
12. SK Kadaň 52 17 2 8 25 111:143 63
13. Berounští Medvědi 1933 52 15 2 7 28 100:168 56
14. HC Most 52 9 2 4 37 113:219 39

Playoffs

Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
    
  BK Mladá Boleslav  4
  HC Benátky nad Jizerou  2 
 BK Mladá Boleslav 4
   SK Horácká Slavia Třebíč 0 
  HC Rebel Havlíčkův Brod  1
  SK Horácká Slavia Třebíč  4 
 Not played 
  
   
  HC Olomouc  4
  HC Stadion Litoměřice  2 
 HC Olomouc 4
   HC Dukla Jihlava 1 
  HC Dukla Jihlava  4
  AZ Havířov  0 
 

BK Mladá Boleslav and HC Olomouc proceeded directly to the qualification round of the Czech Extraliga after winning their semifinal series. Both teams won qualification, and Rytíři Kladno and Piráti Chomutov were relegated to the First Liga from Extraliga

BK Mladá Boleslav ice hockey team

BK Mladá Boleslav is a Czech ice hockey team, which plays in the Czech Extraliga, the country's highest level. They were promoted into the league on 18 April 2014 after a two-year absence. They play their home games at Ško-Energo Aréna.

HC Olomouc ice hockey team

HC Olomouc is an ice hockey team in the Czech Extraliga from Olomouc. They won the Extraliga championship in the 1993/1994 season. In 1997 the club sold the Extraliga license to HC Karlovy Vary, and was thus relegated to the second-level league. On 18 April 2014 they returned to the Extraliga by finishing 2nd in the relegation playoffs. 2014/2015 season started very well and by the end of year, team was on 5th place and even beaten elite team, HC Sparta Praha. But then a rapid fall came and the team fell from 5th place to 13th, thus it had to play play-outs and then relegation play-offs. They ended on 1st place, staying in league with Piráti Chomutov. HC Slavia Praha and ČEZ Motor České Budějovice were relegated.

HC Kladno ice hockey team

Hockey Club Kladno, also known as Rytíři Kladno is a Czech professional ice hockey team based in the city of Kladno. They are currently a member of the WSM Liga following relegation at the conclusion of the 2013–2014 season of the Czech Extraliga. The team president and co-owner is Jaromír Jágr, a famous former NHL player.

Relegation round

Pl. GP W OTW OTL L Goals Pts
1. HC Most 8 6 0 0 2 34:13 18
2. Jestřábi Prostějov 8 5 0 1 2 36:22 16
3. HC Sokolov 8 4 1 1 2 20:16 15
4. SC Kolín 8 3 0 0 5 21:30 9
5. Berounští Medvědi 1933 8 0 1 0 7 15:45 2

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