July 1, 1977 |
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||206 lb (93 kg; 14 st 10 lb)|
|AL-bank ligaen team||Frederikshavn White Hawks|
|NHL Draft||152nd overall, 1995
Martin Špaňhel (born July 1, 1977 in Gottwaldov, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech hockey player who played for the Frederikshavn White Hawks of the AL-bank Ligaen. Credited with the first goal in Columbus Blue Jackets franchise history, scoring in a preseason game in Pittsburgh on September 15, 2000. Špaňhel currently is the Commissioner of the Columbus Adult Hockey League
- July 8, 1995 - Drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 6th round, 152nd overall.
- November 13, 1995 - Traded with a 1st and 4th round draft pick to the San Jose Sharks for Pat Falloon.
- November 13, 1995 - Traded with Václav Varaďa and a 1st round pick for Doug Bodger.
- May 30, 2000 - Signed by the Columbus Blue Jackets as a free agent.