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Position Defenceman
Shoots Left
Height
Weight
6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
239 lb (109 kg)
NHL Team Atlanta Thrashers
Nationality Flag of Slovakia Slovak
Born February 14 1986 (1986-02-14) (age 23),
Nitra, CS
NHL Draft 10th overall, 2004
Atlanta Thrashers
Pro Career 2006 – present

Boris Valábik (born February 14, 1986 in Nitra) is a Slovak professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Atlanta Thrashers of the National Hockey League (NHL).

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Playing career

He was drafted 10th overall in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft by the Atlanta Thrashers. After spending three seasons playing in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) for the Kitchener Rangers, Valábik joined the Thrashers organization in 2006, spending the season with the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League (AHL). Valábik made his NHL debut during the 2007–08 NHL season and played seven games in all, scoring no points and collecting 42 penalty minutes. He also won the Calder Cup with Chicago.

Awards and achievements

Career statistics

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2002–03 Nitra SVK Jr. 46 2 12 14 145
2003–04 Kitchener Rangers OHL 68 3 12 15 278 5 0 0 0 8
2004–05 Kitchener Rangers OHL 43 0 4 4 231 15 0 0 0 56
2005–06 Kitchener Rangers OHL 36 1 5 6 138
2006–07 Chicago Wolves AHL 50 2 7 9 184 8 0 1 1 37
2007–08 Chicago Wolves AHL 58 1 7 8 229 24 3 1 4 71
2007–08 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 7 0 0 0 42
2008–09 Chicago Wolves AHL 11 1 2 3 21
2008–09 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 50 0 5 5 132
NHL totals 57 0 5 5 174

International play

Medal record
Competitor for  Slovakia
World Junior U18 Championships
Silver 2003 Yaroslavl Ice hockey

Played for Slovakia in:

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International statistics

Year Team Comp GP G A Pts PIM
2003 Slovakia WJC18 7 1 0 1 34
2004 Slovakia WJC18 6 0 3 3 26
2005 Slovakia WJC 6 0 1 1 20
2006 Slovakia WJC 6 1 5 6 32
2009 Slovakia WC 6 0 0 0 16
Junior int'l totals 25 2 9 11 112
Senior int'l totals 6 0 0 0 16

References

External links

  • Boris Valábik's NHL player profile
  • Boris Valábik - player profile and career stats at European Hockey.Net
  • Boris Valábik's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
Preceded by
Braydon Coburn
Atlanta Thrashers first round draft pick
2004
Succeeded by
Alex Bourret
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