Top 5 Players to Watch at Feburary’s Euro Hockey Tour Stage

The February stage of the Euro Hockey Tour will actually be split into two tournaments. From February 5th-7th, the last place Czech’s will host Russia in a two game exhibition series, while Sweden and Finland will battle it out in the land of the Tre Kronor from the 6th-8th. Sweden, who won the Karjala Cup in early November, sits in second place overall, just two points behind...
Via The Hockey House
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Sabres Rumor: Klesla will not report after trade

Rostislav Klesla, who found himself as a member of three teams within a twenty-four hour period around the trade deadline, has decided that he will not report to the Buffalo Sabres. The Czech defenseman has opted to sit for the remainder of this season, and then continue his playing career, next season, in Europe.The two trades at the deadline, where not the first moves of Klesla...
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March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Phoenix Coyotes acquire Martin Erat

Martin Erat received his sweet release from the Washington Captials as he was acquired by the Phoenix Coyotes on Wednesday along with John Mitchell in exchange for Rostislav Klesla, Chris Brown and a fourth rounder in 2015.By Kaiser matias via Wikimedia CommonsDespite having as many goals this season as goalie Mike Smith this season (just one), Coyotes GM Don Maloney admitted that...
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March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Caps trade for goalie Jaroslav Halak

The Washington Capitals acquired veteran goalie Jaroslav Halak in a late trade deadline deal with the St. Louis Blues.  In exchange, the Caps shipped goalie Michael Neuvirth,  a 3rd round draft pick in 2015, and D Rostislav Klesla to the  Blues.   Those of you that thought the acquisition of Kelelsa was solid, well forget it, he is now heading to St. Louis. Halak is best known...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Caps Acquire Klesla & Brown for Erat by   Curtis Morrison

Perennial trade requester Martin Erat has found himself ANOTHER new home: the Phoenix Coyotes. In one of many deals completed on the day before the trade deadline (likely to mess with the nine-hour trade deadline shows), the Phoenix Coyotes sent Chris Brown (no, not the singer), Rostislav Klesla, and a 4th round pick to the Washington Capitals for Erat and [...]
Via The Hockey House
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Coyotes recall D Klesla from AHL; Michalek out indefinitely

The Phoenix Coyotes have recalled defenseman Rostislav Klesla from their AHL affiliate in Portland, Maine. The Coyotes also said defenseman Zbynek Michalek will be out indefinitely after suffering a lower-body injury against Montreal on Tuesday night. He left early in the first period against the Canadiens and has left the team for further evaluation. Once one of Phoenix's top...
Via AP on Fox
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Coyotes recall D Klesla days after placing him on waivers

The Phoenix Coyotes have recalled defenseman Rostislav Klesla from Portland of the AHL, three days after placing him on waivers. Forward Chris Brown was assigned to Portland in a corresponding move. Once one of Phoenix's top blue liners, Klesla was waived Tuesday after struggling to start the season. No team claimed the 31-year-old and he was assigned to Portland, but did not play...
Via AP on Fox
November 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Coyotes D Klesla clears waivers

Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Rostislav Klesla has cleared waivers and is expected to report to the team's AHL affiliate in Portland, Maine. The Coyotes have been struggling defensively the past few weeks and shook up their defense on Tuesday by placing Klesla on waivers. Once one of Phoenix's top defensemen, Klesla had seen his playing time reduced as he labored inside the blue line...
Via AP on Fox
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss
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