Tomáš Malec

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Tomáš Malec
Malec 2017.jpg
Born (1982-05-13) 13 May 1982 (age 38)
Skalica, Czechoslovakia
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 231 lb (105 kg; 16 st 7 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
ELH team
Former teams
HC Kometa Brno
Carolina Hurricanes
Ottawa Senators
HC Oceláři Třinec
Piráti Chomutov
HC Vítkovice Ridera
NHL Draft 64th overall, 2001
Florida Panthers
Playing career 2002present

Tomáš Malec (born 13 May 1982) is a Slovak professional ice hockey player. He currently plays for HC Kometa Brno in the Czech Extraliga (ELH). [1]

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Playing career

Malec with the Binghamton Senators during the 2006-07 season Tomas Malec.jpg
Malec with the Binghamton Senators during the 2006-07 season

After playing two seasons in the QMJHL with Rimouski Océanic, during which the Florida Panthers traded his rights to the Carolina Hurricanes, Malec made his professional debut in the 2002 American Hockey League playoffs with the Hurricanes' affiliate, the Lowell Lock Monsters. He made his NHL debut in the 2002–03 season with the Carolina Hurricanes, appearing in 41 games and recording two assists.

Malec played two more games with Carolina during the 2003–04 season, and was traded, along with a draft pick, to the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim after the season in exchange for goaltender Martin Gerber. During the 2004–05 NHL lockout, Malec played with Anaheim's AHL affiliate, the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks.

Malec joined the Ottawa Senators organization for the 2005–06 season, playing in two NHL games with the Senators and spending the rest of the season with the AHL's Binghamton Senators. During the 2006–07 season, he was traded to the New York Islanders in exchange for Matt Koalska. He played for their AHL affiliate the Bridgeport Sound Tigers but never played for the Islanders. In 2007, he moved to the Czech Extraliga, signing with HC Oceláři Třinec.

In his NHL career, Malec has appeared in 46 games and tallied two assists.

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

Regular season Playoffs
Season TeamLeagueGP G A Pts PIM GPGAPtsPIM
1999–00 HK 36 Skalica Slovak.20436511150
2000–01 Rimouski Océanic QMJHL 64135063198110111126
2001–02 Rimouski OcéanicQMJHL51143246164731410
2001–02 Lowell Lock Monsters AHL 40004
2002–03 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 4102243
2002–03 Lowell Lock MonstersAHL3004450
2003–04 Lowell Lock MonstersAHL7471320101
2003–04 Carolina HurricanesNHL20002
2004–05 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL6641418104602210
2005–06 Binghamton Senators AHL7912728118
2005–06 Ottawa Senators NHL20002
2006–07 Binghamton SenatorsAHL331121335
2006–07 Ottawa SenatorsNHL10000
2006–07 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL4327944
2007–08 HC Oceláři Třinec ELH 5254988800037
2008–09 HC Oceláři TřinecELH5131518121501118
2009–10 HC Oceláři TřinecELH524151960511230
2010–11 HC Kometa Brno ELH5036962
2011–12 HC Kometa BrnoELH52066682015644
2012–13 HC Kometa BrnoELH4836952
2013–14 Piráti Chomutov ELH3014567
2014–15 HC Kometa BrnoELH27011221222410
2014–15 HC Vítkovice Ridera ELH2005510
2015–16 HC Kometa BrnoELH5103368401131
2016–17 HC Kometa BrnoELH51055681410122
2017–18 HC Kometa BrnoELH42246441401134
2018–19 HC Kometa BrnoELH48527401001114
NHL totals4602247
ELH totals57426761027709251217242

International

YearTeamEventResultGPGAPtsPIM
2000 Slovakia WJC18 5th60228
2001 Slovakia WJC 8th70002
2002 SlovakiaWJC8th71014
Junior totals2012314

Awards and honours

AwardYear
QMJHL
Raymond Lagacé Trophy (defensive rookie of the year) 2001
All-Rookie Team2001
CHL All-Rookie Team2001
AHL
All-Star Game 2003

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References

  1. "Malec signs extension with Kometa Brno" (in Czech). HC Kometa Brno. 22 May 2018. Retrieved 22 May 2018.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Kirill Safronov
Winner of the Raymond Lagacé Trophy
2000–01
Succeeded by
Jeff Drouin-Deslauriers