Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Petr Prucha
Peter Prucha was born September 14, 1982 in Chrudim, Czech Republic. The eighth round, 240th overall selection of the New York Rangers in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft, Prucha honed his skills in his homeland before making his North American debut in 2005-06.

A four-time member of Pardubice HC of the Czech Republic Extraleague, Prucha has also gone on to represent the Czech Republic at the World Championships (2004-2006) capturing gold in 2005 and the World Junior Championships (2002).

In the fall of 2005, Prucha made his NHL debut with New York and went on to register 30 goals and 47 points.

On March 4, 2009, the NHL's trade deadline, Prucha was shipped to the Phoenix Coyotes alongside Dmitri Kalinin and Nigel Dawes in exchange for Coyotes defenseman Derek Morris.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1999-00 HC Chrudim Jr. CzRep-Jr. 43 35 27 62 62
2000-01 HC Pardubice Jr. CzRep-Jr. 54 39 22 61 18
2001-02 HC Pardubice Jr. CzRep-Jr. 28 38 28 66 18 3 2 6 8 0
2001-02 HC Sumpersti Draci Sumperk CzRep-2 8 6 4 10 0
2001-02 HK MD Mladi Sumperk CzRep-Q 5 5 3 8 0
2001-02 HC IPB Pojistovna Pardubice CzRep 20 1 1 2 2 5 0 0 0 0
2001-02 Czech Republic WJC-A 7 1 0 1 2 0
2002-03 HC CSOB Pojistovna Pardubice CzRep 49 7 9 16 12 17 2 6 8 8
2002-03 HC Pardubice Jr. CzRep-Jr. 4 5 4 9 25
2002-03 HC VCE Hradec Kralove CzRep-2 11 3 5 8 35
2003-04 HC Moeller Pardubice CzRep 48 11 13 24 24 7 4 3 7 2
2003-04 HC VCE Hradec Kralove CzRep-2 3 1 0 1 25
2003-04 Czech Republic WC-A 7 3 1 4 6 +3
2004-05 HC Moeller Pardubice CzRep 47 7 10 17 24 16 6 7 13 2
2004-05 Czech Republic WC-A 3 0 0 0 0 0
2005-06 New York Rangers NHL 68 30 17 47 32 +3 4 1 0 1 0
2005-06 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 2 2 1 3 0 0
2005-06 Czech Republic Olympics
2006-07 New York Rangers NHL 79 22 18 40 30 -7 10 0 1 1 4
2007-08 New York Rangers NHL 62 7 10 17 22 +3 3 0 0 0 0
2008-09 New York Rangers NHL 28 4 5 9 16 -2
2008-09 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 19 2 8 10 6 +1
2009-10 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 79 13 9 22 23 -2 7 1 2 3 4
2010-11 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 11 0 1 1 4 0
2010-11 Czech Republic WC-A 9 3 2 5 2 +5
2010-11 San Antonio Rampage AHL 20 8 13 21 2 -2
2010-11 SKA St. Petersburg KHL 11 1 2 3 4 11 5 1 6 14
2011-12 SKA St. Petersburg KHL 52 14 26 40 20 15 2 1 3 4
2011-12 Czech Republic WC-A 10 1 2 3 4 +2
2012-13 SKA St. Petersburg KHL 37 14 5 19 26 5 0 2 2 2
NHL Totals 346 78 68 146 133 24 2 3 5 8


Traded to Phoenix by NY Rangers with Dmitri Kalinin and Nigel Dawes for Derek Morris, March 4, 2009. Signed as a free agent by St. Petersburg (KHL), January 11, 2011.
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