Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Radoslav Hecl
Radoslav Hecl was born October 11, 1974 in Patrizanske, Slovakia. The seventh round, 208th overall selection of the Buffalo Sabres in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft, Hecl honed his skills in Slovakia before making his North American debut in 2002-03.

A stay-at-home defenseman, Hecl played six seasons with Bratislav and was a member of Slovakias gold medal winning team at the 2002 World Championships and also a member of its 1999 team.

In 2002-03 Hecl spent the majority of the season with the AHLs Rochester Americans while seeing action in 14 games with Buffalo before opting to return to Slovakia for the 2003-04 season.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1991-92 Dukla Trencin Jr. Czech-Jr.
1991-92 Czech Republic EJC-A 4 1 1 2 0
1992-93 Dukla Trencin Jr. Czech-Jr.
1993-94 Dukla Trencin Slovakia 33 2 11 13 0
1994-95 Dukla Trencin Slovakia 18 2 0 2
1995-96 HC Nitra Slovakia 39 6 5 11
1996-97 HC Slovan Harvard Bratislava Slovakia 34 1 5 6 41 2 0 0 0 0
1996-97 HC Slovan Bratislava EuroHL 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
1997-98 HC Slovan Harvard Bratislava Slovakia 35 8 7 15 41 10 0 4 4 6
1997-98 HC Slovan Bratislava EuroHL 6 2 1 3 6 2 0 0 0 0
1997-98 SK Iskra Banska Bystrica Slovak-2 5 1 0 1 16
1998-99 HC Slovan Bratislava EuroHL 6 0 0 0 14
1998-99 HC Slovan Harvard Bratislava Slovakia 40 5 10 15 61 10 2 4 6 31
1998-99 Slovakia WC-A 6 0 0 0 2
1999-00 HC Slovan Harvard Bratislava Slovakia 41 2 7 9 61 8 2 1 3 2
2000-01 HC Slovan Harvard Bratislava Slovakia 25 2 5 7 6 6 1 1 2 18
2001-02 HC Slovan Harvard Bratislava Slovakia 50 7 13 20 22 19 3 5 8 10
2001-02 Slovakia WC-A 3 0 0 0 4 +4
2002-03 Buffalo Sabres NHL 14 0 0 0 2 0
2002-03 Rochester Americans AHL 58 6 14 20 41 +7 3 0 0 0 2
2003-04 HC Slovan Bratislava Slovakia 35 1 6 7 84
2004-05 HC Slovan Slovnaft Bratislava Slovakia 44 4 7 11 34
2005-06 HC Slovan Bratislava Slovakia 31 1 3 4 18
NHL Totals 14 0 0 0 2


Signed as a free agent by Slovan Bratislava (Slovakia), July 2, 2003.
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