Jiri Hudler

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Birthday
4, 1984
Birthplace
Czech Republic
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
4, 1984 (age 36)
Birthplace
Czech Republic

About

Czech hockey player who began his NHL career with the Detroit Red Wings in 2007-08, when he won the Detroit Red Wings Rookie of the Year award. The next year, he won his first Stanley Cup with the team. He signed with the Calgary Flames in 2012 and received the Lady Byng Trophy, given to the league's most gentlemanly forward, in 2015.

Before Fame

He played youth hockey with HC Vsetin in Czech Extraliga and won a bronze medal at the World Under-18 Championships.

Trivia

He set a team record with 60 assists during the 2005-06 season as a member of the Grand Rapids Griffins in the American Hockey League.

Family Life

His father is Jiri Hudler, Sr.

Associated With

He won the Stanley Cup alongside Con Smythe Trophy-winning player Henrik Zetterberg.