Tomáš Kudělka

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Tomáš Kudělka
Born (1987-03-10) 10 March 1987 (age 33)
Gottwaldov, Czechoslovakia
Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
KHL team HC Budivelnyk
National teamFlag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic
NHL Draft 136th overall, 2005
Ottawa Senators
Playing career 2004present

Tomáš Kudělka (Born 10 March 1987) is a Czech professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for HC TPS of the SM-liiga. He was drafted in the fifth round, 136th overall in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft by the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League. [1]

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Playing career

Kudělka attracted the attention of pro scouts while playing for Zlin ZPS in the Czech League in 2003–2005. [2] After being drafted by the Ottawa Senators, Kudělka moved to Lethbridge, Alberta, where he played two seasons for the Lethbridge Hurricanes of the Western Hockey League. During those two seasons, Kudělkamade brief appearances with the Binghamton Senators, before making the team full-time for the 2007–08 season. He also played for the Czech national Junior team in the 2006 and 2007 World Junior Hockey Championships.

On 20 May 2010 Kudělka returned to Europe signing a contract with HC Budivelnyk of the Russian KHL. [3]

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

Regular season Playoffs
Season TeamLeagueGP G A Pts PIM GPGAPtsPIM
2003–04 HC Zlín CZE 30000
2004–05HC ZlínCZE40006
2005–06 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 646253177611212
2005–06 Binghamton Senators AHL 50004
2006–07 Lethbridge HurricanesWHL5914274174
2006–07 Binghamton SenatorsAHL111238
2007–08 Binghamton SenatorsAHL3511217
2007–08 Elmira Jackals ECHL 23514192610000
2008–09 Binghamton SenatorsAHL767162367
2009–10 Binghamton SenatorsAHL553172081
2010–11 HC Pardubice Czech 900012
2010–11 HC TPS Liiga 4315646
2011–12 HC Vitkovice Czech52316192461452
2012–13 HC VitkoviceCzech2135810100000
2013–14 HC VitkoviceCzech47110113881010
2014–15 Lahti Pelicans Liiga2903333
2014–15 HC VitkoviceCzech13033840000
2015–16 HC VitkoviceCzech443131616
2016–17 Piráti Chomutov Czech373361860112
2017–18 Medvescak Zagreb EBEL 54112132861232
2018–19 Medvescak ZagrebEBEL242468
2018–19 HC Innsbruck EBEL2524616
AHL totals182123648173

International

YearTeamCompGPGAPtsPIM
2005 Czech Republic WJC18 70446
2006 Czech Republic WJC 610110
2007 Czech RepublicWJC61236
Junior int'l totals1926822

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References

  1. "2005 NHL Entry Draft". USA Today. 2005-07-30. Archived from the original on 2008-09-05. Retrieved 2008-09-04.
  2. Robert Neuhauser (2003-11-02). "Czech 2005 prospects: Tomas Kudelka - Hockey's Future". Archived from the original on 2008-09-05. Retrieved 2008-09-04.
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