Tall center who made his NHL debut in 2007 with the Phoenix Coyotes and made his international debut for the Czech Republic in 2008.
He played for HC Ceske Budejovice in the Czech Extraliga.
The Coyotes picked up 17th overall in the 2005 NHL entry draft.
He was born and raised in Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic.
He joined veteran center Shane Doan on the Coyotes during the 2007-2008 season.