Stanislav Balan
Stanislav Balan
Center
NUMBER:
HEIGHT: 6' 2"
WEIGHT: 161
SHOOTS: Left
BIRTHDATE: 01/30/1986
BIRTHPLACE: Hodonin, CZE
DRAFTED: NSH: 2004-209 overall
CAREER NOTES: Played his fourth consecutive season with HC Zlin (Czech Republic) in 2009-10… Posted Czech League highs in points (16) and assists (11) in 2009-10… Also ranked second on Zlin in penalty minutes (85) in 2009-10… Ranked fourth on Zlin in penalty minutes (61) in 2008-09… Also appeared in five games with Dukla Jihlava (Czech Republic-2) in 2008-09, posting seven points (4g-3a)… Played his only season in North America with the Portland Winter Hawks (WHL) in 2005-06. Ranked third on the team in penalty minutes (102), and tied for third on the club in playoff assists (4)… Led Zlin’s junior team in penalty minutes (131) and finished second on the club in assists (13) in 2004-05… Made his debut in the Czech Extraleague in 2003-04 after spending most of the season with Zlin’s junior team… Helped the Czech Republic to a bronze medal at the 2004 World U-18 Championships, notching two assists in seven games.