HC Bílí Tygři Liberec

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Bílí Tygři Liberec
HC Bili Tygri Liberec logo.png
City Liberec
League Czech Extraliga
Founded1956 (1956)
Home arena Home Credit Arena
(capacity: 7,500)
ColoursNavy blue, aqua blue, white
   
General manager Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Ctibor Jech
Head coach Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Patrik Augusta
Captain Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Petr Jelínek
Affiliate(s) Benátky nad Jizerou (1.liga)
Website www.hcbilitygri.cz

Bílí Tygři Liberec (English: Liberec White Tigers) are a professional ice hockey club based in Liberec, Czech Republic. The team competes in the Czech Extraliga, the highest level of play in professional Czech ice hockey.

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History

The first hockey club in Liberec was founded in 1934 under the name SK Rapid Horní Růžodol. After the WWII, there have been two sections: Jiskra Kolora and Tatran. In 1956, a new ice rink was built in Liberec and the clubs agreed to merge, under the name TJ Lokomotiva Liberec. Since 1961, the club have been named: Stadion Liberec.

Since 1985, the level of Liberec hockey began to decline and the team played in the third highest competition. It has been given its current name since 2000 and the team returned to the Czech Extraliga in 2002. On 5 October 2010, as the first Czech ice hockey club played on their home ice with an NHL team, specifically in the preparatory match with the Boston Bruins. [1] In the 2015/16 season, Liberec won its first ever Czech Champion title.

Honours

Domestic

Czech Extraliga

Czech 1. Liga

Players

Current roster

Source: hcbilitygri.cz [2] Source: eliteprospects.com [3] As of February 3, 2021.

# Nat Player Pos S/G AgeAcquiredBirthplace
60 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Petr Kváča G L23 2020 Brandýs nad Labem, Czech Republic
17 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Lukáš Derner D L37 2005 Liberec, Czechoslovakia
16 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Michal Birner LW L35 2018 Litoměřice, Czechoslovakia
26 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Petr Jelínek  ( C ) C L36 2014 Prague, Czechoslovakia
28 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Jan Šír C R21 2019 Liberec, Czech Republic
77 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Tomáš Havlín D L24 2014 Jablonec nad Nisou, Czech Republic
31 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Jaroslav Pavelka G L27 2020 Dvůr Králové nad Labem, Czech Republic
88 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Michal Bulíř C L29 2019 Liberec, Czechoslovakia
41 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Tomáš Filippi RW L28 2020 Rychnov nad Kněžnou, Czechoslovakia
14 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Adam Musil C R24 2019 Delta, British Columbia, Canada
5 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Ladislav Šmíd D L35 2017 Frýdlant, Czechoslovakia
25 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Radan Lenc F L29 2018 Mladá Boleslav, Czechoslovakia
18 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Jakub Rychlovský LW L19 2019 Vrchlabí, Czech Republic
12 Flag of Slovakia.svg Dávid Gríger C R26 2020 Poprad, Slovakia
55 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Vratislav Kunst D L22 2019 Prague, Czech Republic
19 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Daniel Špaček RW R35 2007 Liberec, Czechoslovakia
59 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Petr Kolmann D L32 2008 Liberec, Czechoslovakia
44 Flag of Slovakia.svg Mislav Rosandić D L26 2020 Zagreb, Croatia
53 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Jaroslav Vlach LW L29 2012 Paběnice, Czechoslovakia
67 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Tomáš Hanousek D R22 2018 Kralupy nad Vltavou, Czech Republic
3 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Ronald Knot D R26 2019 Prague, Czech Republic
71 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Adam Najman C L20 2018 Jihlava, Czech Republic
21 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Adam Dlouhý LW L26 2014 Liberec, Czech Republic
15 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Jiří Průžek F L22 2019 Prague, Czech Republic
73 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Jan Štibingr D R21 2020 Prague, Czech Republic
69 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Radovan Pavlík LW L23 2020 Hradec Králové, Czech Republic
43 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Ondřej Vitásek D L30 2020 Prostějov, Czechoslovakia

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References

  1. "Liberec poznal sílu vyslance z NHL. Boston zúčtoval s Čechy 7:1". Sport.cz (in Czech). 5 October 2010.
  2. "Team Roster / HC Bílí Tygři Liberec" (in Czech). www.hcbilitygri.cz. Retrieved 2017-05-14.
  3. "Team Roster / HC Bílí Tygři Liberec". www.eliteprospects.com. Retrieved 2016-10-08.