|NUMBER:||16||BIRTHDATE:||January 1, 1971|
|HEIGHT:||6' 4"||BIRTHPLACE:||Jihlava, Czech Republic|
|WEIGHT:||230||DRAFTED:||HFD / 1989 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Right||ROUND:||1st (10th overall)|
For me, it's a great win for our hockey team and for a lot of people back in Columbus, especially our fans in particular … people who have been devoted to this organization, it's big.