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Robert Svehla

International Silver medal at the 1987 European Junior Championships playing for Czechoslovakia ... An Olympian with Czechoslovakia at Albertville in 1992 and with Slovakia at Lillehammer in 1994 and Nagano in 1998 ... Won Olympic bronze in 1992 ... Also won bronze and was named Best Defenseman at the 1992 World Championships ... Played in the 1996 World Cup of Hockey, recording three assists in three games ... Played on the tenth place Slovakian World Championship team in 1998 ... Played on both the 2003 (bronze) and 2004 (fourth) World Championship teams.

Career Calgary's fourth choice, 78th overall, in the 1992 NHL Entry Draft ... Spent three seasons playing in Sweden ... Recalled from Malmo of Swedish Elite League on April 19, 1995 ... Played his first NHL game for the Florida Panthers against New Jersey one night later ... Scored his first goal two nights later in a 4-2 win over Quebec ... In 1995-96, his 49 assists set a single-season franchise record ... Was third on Florida's scoring list and first among defensemen in 1997-98 with nine goals and 34 assists for 43 points in 79 games...Traded by the Florida Panthers to the Toronto Maple Leafs prior to the 2002-03 season ... Retired following the 2002-03 season.

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Career International Tournament Statistics
Year Tournament No. GP G A TP PIM
1998 Olympic Games -- Men's Hockey 44 2 0 1 1 0
1996 World Cup 8 3 0 3 3 4
1995 Men's Senior World Championships -- Pool B 4 4 0 6 6 10
1994 Olympic Games -- Men's Hockey 44 8 2 4 6 26
1992 Men's Senior World Championships -- Pool A 9 8 4 4 8 14
1992 Olympic Games -- Men's Hockey 9 8 2 1 3 8
1987 European Junior Championships -- Pool A 2 7 2 2 4 2
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