Milan Tichý

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Milan Tichý
Born (1969-09-22) September 22, 1969 (age 50)
Plzeň, TCH
Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight 200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Left
Played for Chicago Blackhawks
New York Islanders
NHL Draft 153rd overall, 1989
Chicago Blackhawks
Playing career 19881996

Milan Tichý (born September 22, 1969 in Plzeň, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech former professional ice hockey defenceman.


He was drafted 153rd overall by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1989 NHL Entry Draft and played 13 games for them during the 1992–93 NHL season. He was claimed by the Florida Panthers in the 1993 NHL Expansion Draft but never played a game for them and was traded to the Winnipeg Jets for Brent Severyn before the season started. He spent the entire season in the American Hockey League with the Moncton Hawks and never played for Winnipeg. He moved to New York Islanders in 1994 and played ten games over two seasons.

He is currently an amateur scout for the National Hockey League's Columbus Blue Jackets, scouting players in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Finland, Russia, Sweden and Germany. [1]

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

Regular season Playoffs
Season TeamLeagueGP G A Pts PIM GPGAPtsPIM
1985–86 TJ Škoda Plzeň TCH U1832101525
1987–88 TJ Škoda Plzeň TCH 2913420
1988–89 TJ Škoda PlzeňTCH28156448077
1989–90 ASVŠ Dukla Trenčín TCH52148229123
1990–91 ASVŠ Dukla TrenčínTCH39911207220110
1991–92 Indianapolis Ice IHL 496232928
1992–93 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 1301130
1992–93 Indianapolis IceIHL497323962405514
1993–94 Moncton Hawks AHL 48120211032033612
1994–95 Denver Grizzlies IHL711836549017491312
1994–95 New York Islanders NHL20002
1995–96 New York IslandersNHL80448
1995–96 Utah GrizzliesIHL211121326
TCH totals1482527521911011
IHL totals19032103135206214141826
NHL totals2305540


YearTeamEvent GPGAPtsPIM
1988 Czechoslovakia WJC 71232
1989 CzechoslovakiaWJC73252
Senior totals144484

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  1. Future Greats and Heartbreaks, Gare Joyce, 2007, pg. 29