Central Division RANK: 6
Record: 24-28-3 NHL rank: 28
Ales Hemsky#83 • RW
- Status: Hip surgery, injured reserve
- Height: 6'0
- Weight: 185 lbs.
- Shoots: R
- Experience: 13 years
- Birthdate: Aug 13, 1983
- Birthplace: Pardubice, CZE
- Drafted: Drafted by Edmonton in 2001 (1/13).
- Acquired: Acquired as a free agent in 2014.
2016-17 Season Stats
|Has excellent instincts and offensive creativity. Owns an effortless skating stride and incredible puck skills. Possesses great playmaking ability. Also has an uncanny ability to hold onto the puck a very long while.|
|Doesn't shoot the puck enough, even when he's in prime scoring position. Isn't physically strong enough in the corners. Can appear lazy at times, since his game is more graceful than gritty. Is in decline on offense.|
|Dangling, playmaking winger in decline.|
Career Honors & Awards
|NHL||Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game||2010-11 (Injured)|
|Canadian Major Junior||Third All-Star Team||2001-02|
|Canadian Major Junior||All-Rookie Team||2000-01|
|QMJHL||Michael Bossy Trophy||2000-01|
|QMJHL||Second All-Star Team||2001-02|
|Olympic||Olympic Bronze Medal||2006 (Czech Republic)|