NHL

Richard Smehlik # - D

  • Age: 44
  • DOB: 1970/01/23
  • POB: Ostrava, Czech. (CZE)
  • Height: 6-4 Weight: 222lbs
  • Shoots: L
  • NHL Seasons: 10
  • Drafted by Buffalo in 1990 (5/97).

Honours and Awards

2002-03NHL - Stanley Cup
1998Olympic - Olympic Gold Medal
1992Olympic - Olympic Bronze Medal

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2003/09/17Announced his retirement.
2003/03/10Acquired from the Atlanta Thrashers.
2003/01/13Missed 14 games (shoulder injury).
2003/01/10Shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2002/12/16Shoulder injury, sidelined indefinitely.
2002/12/13Shoulder injury, left Friday's game.
2002/12/08Missed 8 games (strained groin).
2002/11/19Strained groin, mid-December.
2002/07/10Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Atlanta Thrashers.
2002/03/30Missed 15 games (shoulder injury).
2002/03/02Shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2001/10/30Missed 3 games (groin).
2001/10/23Groin, day-to-day.
2001/06/28Buffalo Sabres exercised their contract option.
2001/04/30Missed Game 6 of Round One against Philadelphia and Game 1 and 2 of Round Two against Pittsburgh (foot injury).
2001/04/21Foot injury, day-to-day.
2001/04/06Missed 11 games (rib injury).
2001/03/16Rib injury, early April.
2001/03/14Missed 8 games (groin).
2001/02/23Groin, day-to-day.
2001/01/31Missed 5 games (groin).
2001/01/19Groin, sidelined indefinitely.

Trades

2003/03/10Atlanta Thrashers traded Richard Smehlik, a 6th and a 8th round selection in 2004 for a 4th round selection (Michael Vannelli) in 2003.
2002/07/10Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Atlanta Thrashers.
1990/06/16Drafted by the Buffalo Sabres in the 5th round (97th overall) in 1990.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2002-03New JerseyNHL12022-1000-0011.00-
2002-03AtlantaNHL432911-4010-016385.26-
2002-03Total Atl/NJNHL5521113-50100016494.08-
2001-02BuffaloNHL60369-90000122525.77-
2000-01BuffaloNHL56312156020214407.50-
1999-00BuffaloNHL64291113000-050672.99-
1998-99BuffaloNHL7231114-90100044614.92-
1997-98BuffaloNHL7231720110-1-062903.33-
1996-97BuffaloNHL6211193019240014310011.00-
1995-96Did not play---------------
1994-95BuffaloNHL39471150010146498.16-
1994-95VitkoviceCze13527--0-0-12---
1993-94BuffaloNHL8414274122303016910613.21-
1992-93BuffaloNHL804273190000059824.88-
1991-92VitkoviceCze4791019------42---
1990-91JihlavaCze58437------22---
1989-90VitkoviceCze51549------0---
1988-89VitkoviceCze38257------12---
TotalNHL64449146195625-5-54156967.04-
TotalCze207252449------88---

Career Playoff Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2002-03New JerseyNHL5000-20000022.00-
2001-02BuffaloNHL--------------
2000-01BuffaloNHL1001130-0-047.00-
1999-00BuffaloNHL510100-0-00616.67-
1998-99BuffaloNHL21033-40-0-01020.00-
1997-98BuffaloNHL1502230-0-0612.00-
1996-97BuffaloNHL1202200-0-0417.00-
1995-96Did not play---------------
1994-95BuffaloNHL5000-10-0-023.00-
1994-95VitkoviceCze--------------
1993-94BuffaloNHL7022-10-0-0102.00-
1992-93BuffaloNHL804430-0-0211.00-
1991-92VitkoviceCze--------------
1990-91JihlavaCze--------------
1989-90VitkoviceCze7112----------
1988-89VitkoviceCze--------------
TotalNHL881141510-0-040801.25-
TotalCze7112----------

Legend:

GP - games played
G - goals
A - assists
PTS - points
+/- - plus minus
PPG - power play goals
PPA - power play assists
SHG - short handed goals
SHA - short handed assists
GWG - game winning goals
PIM - penalties in minutes
PCT - shooting percentage


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