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Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic

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List of notable or famous ice hockey players from Czech Republic, with bios and photos, including the top ice hockey players born in Czech Republic and even some popular ice hockey players who immigrated to Czech Republic. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Czech ice hockey players then this list is the perfect resource for you. These ice hockey players are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known ice hockey player from Czech Republic is included when available.

This list below has a variety of people in it, from Jaromír Jágr to Dominik Hašek.

This historic ice hockey players from Czech Republic list can help answer the questions "Who are some Czech ice hockey players of note?" and "Who are the most famous ice hockey players from Czech Republic?" These prominent ice hockey players of Czech Republic may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Czech ice hockey players.

Use this list of renowned Czech ice hockey players to discover some new ice hockey players that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (93 items)
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Aleš Hemský is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 35

Birthplace: Pardubice, Czech Republic

Aleš Hemský (Czech pronunciation: [ˈalɛʃ ˈɦɛmskiː], born 13 August 1983) is a Czech professional ice hockey player who is currently an unrestricted free agent. He most recently played for ...more
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Aleš Kotalík is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 40

Birthplace: Jindřichův Hradec, Czech Republic

Aleš Kotalík (born 23 December 1978) is a former professional ice hockey right winger, who is Assistant GM for HC Mountfield České Budějovice of the Czech Extraliga.
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Alexander Salák ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Alexander Salák Age: 32

Birthplace: Strakonice, Czech Republic

Alexander Salák (born January 5, 1987) is a Czech professional ice hockey goaltender. He is currently an unrestricted free agent who most recently played for Lokomotiv Yaroslavl of the ...more
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Andrej Nestrasil is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 27

Birthplace: Prague, Czech Republic

Andrej Nestrasil is a Czech professional ice hockey player, who is currently playing for the Carolina Hurricanes of the National Hockey League. Nestrasil was drafted 75th overall by the Detroit ...more
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Bobby Holík is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 48

Birthplace: Jihlava, Czech Republic

Robert Holík (born January 1, 1971) is a Czech-American former professional ice hockey center who played 18 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL). Holík is the son of ...more
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Dominik Hašek is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 54

Birthplace: Pardubice, Czech Republic

Dominik Hašek (Czech pronunciation: [ˈdomɪnɪk ˈɦaʃɛk], audio ; born January 29, 1965) is a Czech former ice hockey goaltender. In his 16-season National Hockey League (NHL) career, he played for ...more
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Filip Kuba is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 42

Birthplace: Ostrava

Filip Kuba (born December 29, 1976) is a Czech former professional ice hockey defenseman. Kuba most recently played for the Florida Panthers of the National Hockey League (NHL). He has ...more
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Jakub Kindl is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 32

Birthplace: Šumperk, Czech Republic

Jakub Kindl (born 10 February 1987) is a Czech professional ice hockey defenseman currently playing with Kölner Haie in the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL). He previously played in the ...more
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Jakub Klepiš is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 34

Birthplace: Prague, Czech Republic

Jakub Klepiš (born June 5, 1984) is a Czech professional ice hockey player currently playing for BK Mladá Boleslav of the Czech Extraliga (EHL).
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Jakub Koreis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 34

Birthplace: Pilsen, Czech Republic

Jakub Koreis (born June 26, 1984, in Plzeň, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech professional ice hockey centre currently playing with HC Kometa Brno in the Czech Extraliga. He was drafted in the first ...more
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Jakub Štěpánek is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Jakub Štěpánek Age: 32

Birthplace: Vsetín, Czech Republic

Jakub Štěpánek (born 20 June 1986 in Vsetín, Moravia, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech professional ice hockey goaltender currently playing for HC Slovan Bratislava of the Russian ...more
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Jakub Voráček is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 29

Birthplace: Kladno, Czech Republic

Jakub Voráček (Czech pronunciation: [ˈjakub ˈvoraːtʃɛk]; born 15 August 1989) is a Czech professional ice hockey right winger and an alternate captain for the Philadelphia Flyers of the ...more
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Jan Hlaváč is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 42

Birthplace: Prague, Czech Republic

Jan Hlaváč (born September 19, 1976) is a Czech former professional ice hockey player who most notably played over 400 games in the National Hockey League (NHL).
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Jan Marek is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Jan Marek Dec. at 32 (1979-2011)

Birthplace: Jindřichův Hradec, Czech Republic

Jan Marek (December 31, 1979 – September 7, 2011) was a Czech professional ice hockey centre. He was selected by the New York Rangers in the 8th round (243rd overall) of the 2003 NHL Entry
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Jaromír Já... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 47

Birthplace: Kladno, Czech Republic

Jaromír Jágr (Czech pronunciation: [ˈjaromiːr ˈjaːɡr̩] (listen); born 15 February 1972) is a Czech professional ice hockey right winger currently playing for HC Kladno in the 1st ...more
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Jaroslav Hlinka is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 42

Birthplace: Prague, Czech Republic

Jaroslav Hlinka (born November 10, 1976 in Prague, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech former professional ice hockey forward who played in the National Hockey League for the Colorado Avalanche. He is ...more
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Jaroslav Modrý is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 47

Birthplace: České Budějovice, Czech Republic

Jaroslav Modrý (born 27 February 1971) is a Czech former professional ice hockey defenseman who played 13 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the New Jersey Devils, Ottawa ...more
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Jiří Crha is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Jiří Crha Age: 68

Birthplace: Pardubice, Czech Republic

Jiří Crha (born April 13, 1950) is a retired Czech professional ice hockey goaltender who played two seasons in the National Hockey League for the Toronto Maple Leafs.
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Jiří Fischer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 38

Birthplace: Hořovice, Czech Republic

Jiří Fischer (born July 31, 1980) is a former professional ice hockey defenceman in the National Hockey League (NHL) who played his entire career with the Detroit Red Wings. He currently ...more
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Jiří Hudler is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 35

Birthplace: Olomouc, Czech Republic

Jiří Hudler (; Czech: [ˈjɪr̝iː ˈɦudlɛr]; born 4 January 1984) is a Czech former professional ice hockey forward. He played with the Detroit Red Wings, Calgary Flames, Florida Panthers and ...more
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Jiří Novotn&yacut... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 35

Birthplace: Pelhřimov, Czech Republic

Jiří Novotný (born August 12, 1983) is a Czech professional ice hockey centre who is currently playing for HC Ambrì-Piotta of the National League (NL).
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Jiří Tlustý... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 30

Birthplace: Slaný, Czech Republic

Jiří Tlustý (born 16 March 1988) is a Czech former professional ice hockey left winger. He was originally a first-round draft pick of the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 2006 NHL Entry ...more
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Josef Vašíček is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Dec. at 31 (1980-2011)

Birthplace: Havlíčkův Brod, Czech Republic

Josef Vašíček (IPA: [ˈjosɛv ˈvaʃiːtʃɛk]; 12 September 1980 – 7 September 2011) was a Czech professional ice hockey player. Vašíček last played for Lokomotiv Yaroslavl of the ...more
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Karel Rachůnek is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Dec. at 32 (1979-2011)

Birthplace: Zlín, Czech Republic

Karel Rachůnek (Czech pronunciation: [ˈkarɛl ˈraxuːnɛk], August 27, 1979 – September 7, 2011) was a Czech professional ice hockey player. Rachunek was the captain of Lokomotiv Yaroslavl of the ...more
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Ladislav Šmíd is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Age: 33

Birthplace: Frýdlant, Czech Republic

Ladislav Šmíd (Czech pronunciation: [ˈlaɟɪslaf ˈʃmiːt], born February 1, 1986) is a Czech professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for HC Bílí Tygři Liberec of ...more