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Jozef Stümpel : biography

July 20, 1972 -

Jozef Stümpel (born July 20, 1972) is a Slovak professional ice hockey centre currently playing for HK Nitra of the Slovak Extraliga.

Awards

  • Boston Bruins' E.C. Dufresne Trophy as the best player on home ice in 1996–97

Career statistics

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM +/- PP SH GW GP G A Pts PIM
1991–92 Boston Bruins NHL 4 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0
1992–93 Boston Bruins NHL 13 1 3 4 4 -3 0 0 0
1993–94 Boston Bruins NHL 59 8 15 23 14 +4 0 0 1 13 1 7 8 4
1994–95 Boston Bruins NHL 44 5 13 18 8 +4 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 0
1995–96 Boston Bruins NHL 76 18 36 54 14 -8 5 0 2 5 1 2 3 0
1996–97 Boston Bruins NHL 78 21 55 76 14 -22 6 0 1
1997–98 Los Angeles Kings NHL 77 21 58 79 53 +17 4 0 2 4 1 2 3 2
1998–99 Los Angeles Kings NHL 64 13 21 34 10 -18 1 0 1
1999–00 Los Angeles Kings NHL 57 17 41 58 10 +23 3 0 7 4 0 4 4 8
2000–01 Los Angeles Kings NHL 63 16 39 55 14 +20 9 0 6 13 3 5 8 10
2001–02 Los Angeles Kings NHL 9 1 4 5 4 +1 0 0 0
2001–02 Boston Bruins NHL 72 7 46 53 14 +21 1 0 3 6 0 2 2 0
2002–03 Boston Bruins NHL 78 14 37 51 12 0 4 0 2 5 0 2 2 0
2003–04 Los Angeles Kings NHL 64 8 29 37 16 +5 4 0 0
2005–06 Florida Panthers NHL 74 15 37 52 26 +11 3 1 1
2006–07 Florida Panthers NHL 73 23 34 57 22 +2 9 2 4
2007–08 Florida Panthers NHL 52 7 13 20 10 -11 3 0 1
2008–09 Barys Astana KHL 45 10 25 35 65 3 0 1 1 0
2009–10 Barys Astana KHL 54 13 39 52 26 3 1 0 1 0
2010–11 Dynamo Minsk KHL 45 12 16 28 14 7 0 5 5 4
16 years Totals NHL 957 196 481 677 245 +47 53 3 33 55 6 24 30 24
2 years Totals KHL 144 35 80 115 109 14 1 6 7 4

Playing career

Jozef Stümpel was selected in the 2nd round, 40th overall, by the Boston Bruins in the 1991 NHL Entry draft, and immediately joined the Bruins organization. Prior to the 2004–05 NHL lockout season, Stümpel had played for only two clubs, the Bruins and the Los Angeles Kings. For the 2005–06 NHL season, Stümpel joined the Florida Panthers.

He was placed on unconditional waivers on June 27, 2008 and Florida decided to buy out his contract.

On May 4, 2011, Stümpel moved from KHL's Dynamo Minsk to Spartak Moscow.http://www.sports.ru/en/hockey/95112946.html

A long-time friend of Žigmund Pálffy since the beginning of their professional careers, they were often line-mates on the Slovak national team.

International play

  • Played for Team Slovakia in the 1996 World Cup of Hockey
  • Played for Team Slovakia in the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City
  • Gold medal with Slovakia in the 2002 Ice Hockey World Championships
  • Bronze medal with Slovakia in the 2003 Ice Hockey World Championships
  • Played for Team Slovakia in the 2004 Ice Hockey World Championships
  • Played for Team Slovakia in the 2004 World Cup of Hockey
  • Played for Team Slovakia in the 2005 Ice Hockey World Championships
  • Played for Team Slovakia in the 2006 Winter Olympics in Torino
  • Played for Team Slovakia in the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver
  • Team Slovakia - 76 games / 16 goals
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