HC Vítkovice Steel

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HC Vítkovice Steel
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City Ostrava, Czech Republic
League Czech Extraliga
Founded 1928 (1928)
Home arena Ostrava Aréna
Colors          
General manager Petr Husička
Head coach Ladislav Svozil
Captain Jiří Burger
Website www.hc-vitkovice.cz
Franchise history
1928–1936 SSK (Sportovně Společenský Klub)
1936–1945 ČSK (Český Sportovní Klub)
1945–1948 SK Vítkovické Železárny
1948–1952 Sokol Vítkovické Železárny
1952–1957 Baník Vítkovice
1957–1976 VŽKG Ostrava
1976–1993 TJ Vítkovice
1993–2005 HC Vítkovice
2005– HC Vítkovice Steel


HC Vítkovice Steel is an ice hockey club based in Vítkovice (The Moravian-part of Ostrava) in the Czech Republic, competing in the Czech Extraliga. It plays at Ostrava Aréna (formerly Palác kultury a sportu Ostrava-Vítkovice).

The club was founded in 1928 after the merger of SK Moravská Slavia and SK Slovan Ostrava. Vítkovice were the champions of the Czechoslovak First Ice Hockey League in the 1951–52 and 1980–81 seasons.


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