The fourth edition of my Red Wings prospect profile series will examine a hopeful future star between the pipes: Petr Mrazek.
Goaltender – Czech Republic – Age 22
6-foot-1, ~185 pounds – Catches Left-handed
Drafted 141st Overall in 2010 NHL Entry Draft
Strengths / Weaknesses
+ Athleticism, Competitor, Vision
- Size, Rebound Control
Petr Mrazek is your typical athletic goalie...
Petr Mrazek may not have the most intimidating goalie pads for the upcoming Winter Classic, but he certainly has the most festive ones.
The Red Wings goaltender will be sporting some holiday-themed equipment when he takes the ice at either The Big House on Jan. 1 with Detroit or at Comerica Park with the Wings’ AHL affiliate, the Grand Rapids Griffins, on Dec. 30.
As Puck Daddy...
Freakin' sweet -- Detroit Red Wings backup goalie Petr Mrazek has a picture of Peter Griffin on his helmet. In a Superman pose... Detroit Red Wings goalie Thomas McCollum has a pic of Chris... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
Petr Mrazek made his NHL debut for the Red Wings on Thursday, but the only thing cooler than the 20-year-old getting his first win has got to be his helmet.
Mrazek’s mask features an image of Peter Griffin from Family Guy sporting a Superman outfit. The unlikely combination even has a somewhat logical explanation behind it. The image is a mix between Mrazek’s first name and...
This has been Petr Mrazek’s first year as a professional after playing three seasons in the OHL. He started off the season with the Toledo Walleye in the ECHL and then moved to the AHL to play for the Grand Rapids Griffins, the Detroit Red Wings minor league affiliate. On Thursday night, the Red Wings 5th round pick from 2010, will make his first career NHL start. With his...
Earlier in this young NHL season, pictures of the facemask of then-backup Red Wings goalie Thomas McCollum made their internet debut. McCollum has a liking of the late Chris Farley’s character Tommy Boy. Apparently the sense of humor is a trend among Wings backup netminders as the current Jimmy Howard backup, Petr Mrazek, has a different funny guy on his mask. The 20-year old...