Scored 19-58-77 with 64 PIM and was -5 in 81 GP. Scored points in 48 of 81 GP and was plus or even in 60 of 81 GP. Won bronze medal for Czech Republic in his Olympic debut. Scored 1-2-3 with 2 PIM and was even in 8 games at Torino. 1st on Oilers scoring list and is 1st in assists & 5th in goals. Led Oilers in multiple point games with 23. Tied for 33rd in NHL scoring race & was 10th in NHL with 58 assists. 15th in NHL powerplay scoring with 7-35-42 & 6th in PPA (35). Had a seven-game scoring streak (3-8-11; Dec. 31-Jan. 16) ended at San Jose (Jan. 19). Twice scored a career-high 1-3-4; at Nashville (Oct. 29) & vs Detroit (Nov. 17).
Enjoyed a productive season with HC Moeller Pardubice of the Czech Republic Extraleague卻cored 13-18-31 with 28 penalty minutes in 47 games to finish as the fifth leading scorer on Pardubice during the regular season卬amed playoff MVP as he helped Pardubice win the Extraleague championship by scoring a playoff leading 4-10-14 in 16 games厀as a member of the Czech Republic抯 world championship team, scoring 2-0-2 in seven games to help the Czechs claim the world title in Vienna.
Scored 12-22-34 with 14 PIM and was -7 in 71 games, establishing career highs in games, goals & points and tying career-high in PIM卻cored points in 27 of 71 games and was plus or even in 49 of 71 games�h on Oilers scoring list & was 8th in goals (12) & 5th in assists (22)�d on Oilers in PP scoring with 4-7-11...7 multiple point games ranked him 4th on Oilers, with all seven being two point games卼hree of the seven two point games saw him score two assists卐ach of his three GWG were scored at Rexall Place; vs Buffalo (Oct. 16), vs Toronto (Nov. 20) & vs Anaheim (Jan. 15)卹egistered a four game scoring streak (2-3-5; Dec. 6-12) and a three-game scoring streak (2-3-5; Oct. 16-21)卲layed in his 100th career Oilers/NHL game at Philadelphia (Jan. 10).
2005-06 season is his 3rd with the Oilers�.Enjoyed a productive Oilers/NHL debut seaon in 2002-03, being named Top First Year Oiler卻cored 6-24-30 with 14 PIM & was +5 in 59 games�h on Oilers scoring list & 6th in assists協inished among NHL rookie leaders in several categories厀as 7th in points, 2nd in assists, 3rd in PPA (9), 8th in PP points (0-9-9) & 15th in plus/minus卙is 30 points ranked 11th on the Oilers single-season scoring list for rookies while his 24 assists ranked 4th all-time卬amed to 2003 Western Conference roster for NHL YoungStars Game at Florida on Feb. 1, but did not play due to injury�.named NHL Rookie of the Month for March卹egistered points in 13 of the month抯 16 games as he helped the Oilers post a 10-2-3-1 record卻cored a point-per-game with 3-13-16 & was +9卪ade his Oilers/NHL debut in season opener vs Philadelphia (Oct. 10)卻cored first career Oilers/NHL goal vs Montreal (Jan. 4)協irst career Oilers/NHL point was an assist on Mike Comrie's GWG at Nashville (Oct. 12)卆lso registered his first career Oilers/NHL PIM with a tripping penalty at Nashville (Oct. 12)卲ut together a career-high seven-game scoring streak (1-7-8; Mar. 1-13)卼he streak was the longest rookie scoring streak in the NHL & the longest by an Oiler匫ilers/NHL Stanley Cup Playoff debut came in 2003 Western Conference Quarterfinal vs Dallas卻coreless with 0 PIM in series six games卲ost-season debut came in Game 1 at Dallas (Apr. 9)�
After one season with the HC Pardubice organization in his native Czech Republic, where he played with both the junior and senior teams in 1999-00, he came to Canada to play major junior hockey卻pent two seasons with the Hull Olympiques of the QMJHL, scoring 63-134-197 in 121 games from 2000-01 to 2001-02卬amed to QMJHL 2nd All-Star Team in 2001-02厀on the Mike Bossy Trophy as the QMJHL抯 top pro prospect in 2000-01..finished among QMJHL抯 to 20 scorers each season厀as 17th in QMJHL scoring race with 36-64-100 in 2000-01 & was 19th in 2001-02 with 27-70-97 �
Represented Czech Republic at 2002 IIHF World Jr. Championships卙elped the Czech Republic finish 4th at 2003 IIHF Inline Hockey Championships in Germany in July, 2003卻cored 10-10-20 in 6 games to finish 4th in tournament scoring.