Jiri Hudler

Jiri Hudler  #24

NUMBER: 24 BIRTHDATE: January 4, 1984  (AGE 31)
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Olomouc, Czech Republic
WEIGHT: 186 DRAFTED: DET / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (58th overall)
2014-15 HIGHLIGHTS: Had two points (1G, 1A) in EDM on Oct. 9... had a pair of assists and was a +2 vs. CAR on Oct. 23... had two points (1G, 1A) at MTL on Nov. 2... had his fourth goal in five games and added an assist at FLA on Nov. 8... had two points (1G, 1A) and the game-deciding goal in the shootout vs. NJ on Nov. 22... had a two-goal game at SJ on Nov. 26... scored in the fourth straight game and added two assists on Nov. 29 at ARI... extended his point streak to five with two assists vs. ARI on Dec. 2... had two assists and was +3 on Dec. 22 at LAK... recorded two assists vs. LAK on Dec. 29... extended his point streak to six with an assist on Jan. 2 vs. NYI... had a pair of assists vs. BUF on Jan. 27... scored the game winner on the power play on Feb. 4 vs. SJS... had two assists vs. VAN on Feb. 14... scored twice on Feb. 16 vs. BOS... had two points including his second career OT goal at PHI on Mar. 3... had back-to-back multi-point (1G, 1A) games on Mar. 5 at BOS...
AHL Second All-Star Team (2006) Signed as a free agent by Vsetin (CzRep), December 2, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Dynamo Moscow (KHL), July 10, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, May 24, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Calgary, July 2, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Lev Praha (KHL), September 20, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Trinec (CzRep), December 19, 2012.
Quote of the Day

I loved being in the jerseys again and they worked some magic for us. It was weird in warm-ups, seeing No. 22 in that jersey and thinking he’s [Mike Gartner], and No. 8 reminds you of Danny Briere … every number had me thinking back to the guys who wore them and smiling.

— Coyotes captain Shane Doan on wearing Kachina-style throwback jerseys in a 3-2 victory against the Canucks on Thursday