Lukáš Kašpar

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Lukáš Kašpar
Lukas Kaspar.jpg
Born (1985-09-23) September 23, 1985 (age 28)
Most, Czechoslovakia
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 202 lb (92 kg; 14 st 6 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shoots Left
KHL team
Former teams
HC Donbass
Czech
HC Litvínov
OHL
Ottawa 67's
AHL
Cleveland Barons
Worcester Sharks
Adirondack Phantoms
NHL
San Jose Sharks
SM-liiga
Kärpät
KHL
Barys Astana
National team  Czech Republic
NHL Draft 22nd overall, 2004
San Jose Sharks
Playing career 2005–present

Lukáš Kašpar (born September 23, 1985) is a Czech professional ice hockey player who plays for HC Donbass of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). He was originally drafted by the San Jose Sharks in the first round (22nd overall) of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft

Playing career[edit]

Kašpar was the 22nd overall pick of the Sharks in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft. He came to North America in 2004 to play for the Ottawa 67's of the Ontario Hockey League, tallying 21 goals and 30 assists, as well as making it to the Memorial Cup in his first and only year in Canadian Junior Hockey.

Kašpar scored his first goal in the National Hockey League on October 12, 2008 against Jason LaBarbera of the Los Angeles Kings in a 1-0 victory.

Kašpar's second National Hockey League goal was again against the Los Angeles Kings on February 19, 2009 against goaltender Erik Ersberg.

On July 21, 2009, he signed a two year, two-way contract with the Philadelphia Flyers for an undisclosed amount.

On November 4, 2009, Kašpar signed a season-long deal with Kärpät in the Finnish SM-liiga.

International play[edit]

Played for the Czech Republic in:

Lukáš Kašpar
Medal record
Competitor for  Czech Republic
World Championships
Gold 2010 Cologne Ice hockey
Bronze 2012 Helsinki Ice hockey

External links[edit]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Steve Bernier
San Jose Sharks first round draft pick
2004
Succeeded by
Devin Setoguchi