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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.

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Aleš Hemský is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 34 Aleš Hemský is a Czech professional ice hockey player currently playing for the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League. He was previously a member of the Edmonton Oilers, who selected ...more

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Aleš Kotalík is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 39 Aleš Kotalík is a professional ice hockey right winger playing 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 31 Alexander Salák, is a Czech professional ice hockey goaltender. He currently plays for Sibir Novosibirsk of the Kontinental Hockey League.

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Andrej Nestrasil is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 27 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 47 Robert Holík is a retired Czech-American professional ice hockey center who played 18 seasons in the National Hockey League. Holík is the son of Jaroslav Holík, a Czech ice ...more

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Dominik Hašek is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 53 Dominik Hašek is a retired Czech ice hockey goaltender. In his 16-season National Hockey League career, he played for the Chicago Blackhawks, Buffalo Sabres, Detroit Red Wings and the Ottawa ...more

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Filip Kuba is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 41 Filip Kuba is a Czech professional ice hockey defenseman. Kuba most recently played for the Florida Panthers of the National Hockey League. He has previously played for the Minnesota Wild, Tampa ...more

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Jakub Kindl is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 31 Jakub Kindl is a Czech professional ice hockey player, who is currently playing for the Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League.

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Jakub Klepiš is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 33 Jakub Klepiš is a Czech professional ice hockey player currently playing for Färjestad BK of the Swedish Hockey League.

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Jakub Koreis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 33 Jakub Koreis is a Czech professional ice hockey centre currently playing with HC Kometa Brno in the Czech Extraliga. He was drafted in the first round, 19th overall, by the Phoenix Coyotes in ...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 31 Jakub Štěpánek is a Czech professional ice hockey goaltender currently playing for SKA St. Petersburg of the Kontinental Hockey League. Štěpánek began his professional career with ...more

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Jakub Voráček is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 28 Jakub Voráček is a Czech professional ice hockey right winger currently playing for the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League. He was drafted seventh overall by the Columbus ...more

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Jan Hlaváč is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 41 Jan Hlaváč is a professional Czech ice hockey player currently playing for Linköpings HC of the Swedish Elitserien.

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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) Jan Marek was a Czech professional ice hockey centre, playing for HC CSKA Moscow of the Kontinental Hockey League. He was selected by the New York Rangers in the 8th round of the 2003 NHL Entry ...more

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Jaromír Jágr is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 46 Jaromír Jágr is a Czech professional ice hockey right winger currently playing for the Florida Panthers of the National Hockey League. He formerly played with the Pittsburgh ...more

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Jaroslav Hlinka is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 41 Jaroslav Hlinka is a Czech professional ice hockey forward, currently playing for HC Sparta Praha in the Czech Extraliga.

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Jaroslav Modrý is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 47 Jaroslav Modrý is a Czech former professional ice hockey defenseman who played 13 seasons in the National Hockey League for the New Jersey Devils, Ottawa Senators, Los Angeles Kings, ...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 67 Jiří Crha 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 37 Jiří Fischer is a former professional ice hockey defenceman in the National Hockey League who played his entire career with the Detroit Red Wings. He currently serves as Detroit's ...more

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Jiří Hudler is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 34 Jiří Hudler is a Czech professional ice hockey player, an alternate captain for the Calgary Flames of the National Hockey League. After beginning his career in the Czech Extraliga with ...more

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Jiří Novotný is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 34 Jiří Novotný is a Czech professional ice hockey centre currently playing for Lokomotiv Yaroslavl of the Kontinental Hockey League.

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Jiří Tlustý is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 30 Jiří Tlustý is a Czech professional ice hockey player who is a member of the Winnipeg Jets organization of the National Hockey League. He was a first round draft pick of the ...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) Josef Vašíček was a Czech professional ice hockey player. Vasicek last played for Lokomotiv Yaroslavl of the Kontinental Hockey League and died when the team's aircraft charter crashed on ...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) Karel Rachůnek was a Czech professional ice hockey player. Rachunek was the captain of Lokomotiv Yaroslavl of the Kontinental Hockey League when the team's plane crashed on September 7, 2011. He ...more

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Ladislav Šmíd is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 32 Ladislav "Laddy" Šmíd is a Czech professional ice hockey player currently playing for the Calgary Flames of the National Hockey League.

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Libor Polášek is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 43 Libor Polášek is a retired Czech professional ice hockey centre regarded by many Vancouver Canucks fans and journalists as one of the worst first-round draft picks ever made by that NHL

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Lukáš Kašpar is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 32 Lukáš Kašpar is a Czech professional ice hockey player who plays for HC Donbass of the Kontinental Hockey League. He was originally drafted by the San Jose Sharks in the first round of ...more

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Lukas Krajicek is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Lukas Krajicek age 35 Lukáš Krajíček is a Czech professional ice hockey defenceman who plays for HC Dinamo Minsk of the KHL. He previously played in the National Hockey League for the Florida Panthers, ...more

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Lukáš Mensator is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Lukáš Mensator age 33 Lukáš Mensator is an ice hockey player.  

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Marek Malík is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 42 Marek Malík is a Czech former professional ice hockey defenceman who played in the National Hockey League from 1994 to 2009. He is best known for a highlight reel shootout goal while with ...more

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Marek Schwarz is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 31 Marek Schwarz is a Czech professional ice hockey goaltender currently playing for the HC Sparta Prague.

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Marek Židlický is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 41 Marek Židlický is a Czech professional ice hockey player currently playing for the Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League. He was selected in the sixth round, 176th overall, by ...more

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Martin Frk is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 24 Martin Frk is a Czech ice hockey player, who is currently playing for the Grand Rapids Griffins of the American Hockey League. Frk was drafted 49th overall by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2012 ...more

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Martin Hanzal is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 31 Martin Hanzal is a Czech professional ice hockey player, and alternate captain for the Arizona Coyotes of the National Hockey League.

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Martin Havlát is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 36 Martin Havlát is a Czech professional ice hockey player currently playing for the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League.

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Martin Prusek is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 42 Martin Prusek is a Czech a former professional ice hockey goaltender and currently ice-hockey goaltender coach. Prusek has played in the National Hockey League for the Ottawa Senators and ...more

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Martin Ručinský is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 47 Martin Ručinský is a Czech professional ice hockey player currently playing for HC Litvínov of the Czech Extraliga. Ručínský was drafted by the Edmonton Oilers in the ...more

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Martin Škoula is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 38 Martin Škoula is a Czech professional ice hockey defenceman, currently with HC Bílí Tygři Liberec of the Czech Extraliga.

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Martin Straka is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 45 Martin Straka is a retired Czech ice hockey centre who most recently played for HC Plzeň 1929 of the Czech Extraliga. He is also the club's general manager and co-owner, having bought a 70% ...more

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Martin Vagner is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 34 Martin Vagner is a Czech ice hockey defenceman currently playing with HC Hradec Králové of the 1. národní hokejová liga. He was drafted in the first round, ...more

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Michael Frolík is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 30 Michael Frolík is a Czech professional ice hockey player currently playing for the Winnipeg Jets of the National Hockey League. Frolík has also played in the NHL for the Florida ...more

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Michal Barinka is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Michal Barinka age 33 Michal Barinka is a Czech professional ice hockey defenceman who currently plays for HC Sparta Praha of the Czech Extraliga. He was drafted 59th overall in the 2nd round of the 2003 NHL Entry ...more

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Michal Grošek is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 42 Michal Grošek is a retired Czech professional ice hockey right winger. He played in the National Hockey League for 11 seasons between 1993 and 2004. Grošek was drafted 145th overall by the ...more

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Michal Jordan is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
Michal Jordan age 27 Michal Jordán is a Czech professional ice hockey player. He is currently playing for the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League. Jordan was selected by the Carolina Hurricanes ...more

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Michal Rozsíval is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 39 Michal Rozsíval is a Czech professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Chicago Blackhawks of the National Hockey League. He joined the team in 2012, previously playing ...more

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Milan Hejduk is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 42 Milan Hejduk is a retired Czech professional ice hockey forward. He spent all 14 years of his National Hockey League career with the Colorado Avalanche, and retired holding the record for most ...more

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Milan Hnilička is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 44 Milan Hnilička is a former Czech ice hockey goalie who played in the National Hockey League for the New York Rangers, Atlanta Thrashers and the Los Angeles Kings. He was drafted 70th overall by ...more

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Milan Kraft is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 38 Milan Kraft is a Czech former professional ice hockey centre. He was drafted in the first round, 23rd overall, by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft. Kraft appeared in 207 games ...more

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Milan Michálek is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 33 Milan Michálek is a Czech professional ice hockey player currently playing left wing for the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League. He was drafted sixth overall by the San Jose ...more

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Miloslav Hořava is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Ice Hockey Players from Czech Republic
age 56 Miloslav Hořava is a Czech ice hockey coach and former player. He played on the Silver medal winning ice hockey team at the 1984 Winter Olympics and bronze medal winning team at the 1992 Winter ...more