Ales Kotalik
Ales Kotalik
Right Wing
Number: 26
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 225
Shoots: Right
Born: 23 Dec 1978
Birthplace: Jindrichuv Hradec, Czech Republic
Drafted: BUF / 1998 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 6th (164th overall)

Sixth in team scoring with 22 points (8 G, 14 A) … third in power play goals (4) … tied for second in game winning goals (3)… posted a plus or even rating in eight of his last 10 games as a Ranger, including five of his last six … tied for the team lead in power play assists (12), and ranks second on the team in power play points (16) at time of trade …Traded to the Calgary Flames on Feb.1 ... FLAMES: played his first game as a Flame on Feb.3 vs. CAR … scored his first goal as a Flame on
Feb.5 @ FLA ... played in his 500th career game on Mar.9 @ DET ... scored in back-to-back games including the game winner
on Mar.31 vs. PHX


Led the NHL with five game-deciding goals in the shootout and ranked second in the league with eight shootout goals overall ... Traded to Edmonton on Mar. 4 in exchange for a second round selection in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft ... Ranked third on Edmonton in goals and tied for fifth in points ... Finished second on the team with nine power play goals and third with 208 shots ... Reached the 20-goal plateau for the forth time in six NHL seasons ... Posted a career-high, five-game scoring streak from Mar. 24 vs. Detroit to Mar. 31 against Anaheim, collecting five points (four goals and one assist) over the span ... Registered his 250th career point on Apr. 4 with a goal against Vancouver.

2008-2008: Established a career-high with 12 power play goals ... Ranked 13th in the NHL with five shootout goals ... Recorded 10 multi-point games ... Notched his 100th career goal on Mar. 15 at Toronto ... Tallied his 200th NHL point on Feb. 23 against the NY Rangers ... Collected his 100th career assist on Jan. 19 at Toronto.