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Czech Republic 2014 Olympic Roster

The Czech Republic named their 2014 Olympic roster today. The team is NHL-heavy as they bring 17 NHLers to Sochi.

The roster includes 41 year old Jaromir Jagr who will play in his fifth Olympics. Montreal Canadiens forward Tomas Plekanec was named team captain.

The biggest surprise may be 42 year old ex-NHL Petr Nedved. This will be Nedved's 2nd Olympics. He previously played for Canada in 20 years ago in the 1994 Games in Lillehammer, Norway.

Here is the full roster:

Czech RepublicGoalkeepers:
Jakub Kovar, Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg (RUS)
Ondrej Pavelec, Winnipeg Jets (NHL)
Alexander Salak, SKA St. Petersburg (RUS)

Michal Barinka, Vitkovice Ostrava (CZE)
Radko Gudas, Tampa Bay Lightning (NHL)
Tomas Kaberle, Rytiri Kladno (CZE)
Lukas Krajicek, Dynamo Minsk (BLR/KHL)
Zbynek Michalek, Phoenix Coyotes (NHL)
Michal Rozsival, Chicago Blackhawks (NHL)
Ladislav Smid, Calgary Flames (NHL)

Roman Cervenka, SKA St. Petersburg (RUS) 
Patrik Elias, New Jersey Devils (NHL)
Michael Frolik, Winnipeg Jets (NHL)
Martin Hanzal, Phoenix Coyotes (NHL)
Ales Hemsky, Edmonton Oilers (NHL)
Jaromir Jagr, New Jersey Devils (NHL)
David Krejci, Boston Bruins (NHL)
Milan Michalek, Ottawa Senators (NHL)
Petr Nedved, Bili Tygri Liberec (CZE)
Jiri Novotny, Lev Prague (CZE/KHL)
Ondrej Palat, Tampa Bay Lightning (NHL)
Tomas Plekanec, Montreal Canadiens (NHL)
Vladimir Sobotka, St. Louis Blues (NHL)
Jakub Voracek, Philadelphia Flyers (NHL)


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