Jakub Skarek

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#35

  • DOB: 11/10/1999
  • Ht: 6-4
  • Wt: 203
  • Shoots: Left
  • Years on Team: 1
  • Hometown: Jihlava, CZE

2019-20: Began the season with the Worcester Railers (ECHL) and won each of his first two professional games in North America... Made his AHL debut on 10/26/19 at Hartford... Earned his first AHL win on 11/3/19 vs. Lehigh Valley, stopping 31 shots in a 4-3 victory... Reassigned to Bridgeport for a second time on 11/29/19 and made 12 saves in relief that night in a 4-1 win vs. Springfield... Posted his first North American shutout on 12/21/19 against Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (30 saves). 2018-19: Fourth goalie taken overall in the 2018 NHL Draft (NY Islanders)... Had a 6-8-7 record and one shutout in 22 games with the Pelicans in his first season in the Finnish Elite League... Represented the Czech Republic at the 2017, 2018 and 2019 World Junior Championships. Previous: Czech2 league champion in 2015-16... Hlinka Memorial gold medal in 2016-17.

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