Slovakian winger who was selected 35th overall in the 2011 NHL Draft by the Detroit Red Wings. He made his debut for the Wings during the 2013-14 season.
He played junior hockey for the QMJHL's Saint John Sea Dogs from 2009 to 2012, scoring 87 goals and adding 88 assists in 172 games.
He competed for the Slovakian national team at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
His sister Petra Jurcova was a member of the Slovak women's hockey team.
He and fellow winger Tomas Tatar became teammates on the Red Wings.