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Radko Gudas | Defenseman

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (24) / 6/5/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 204
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Radko Gudas has sustained a lower-body injury.
Gudas will not be available on Tuesday as a result. Tampa Bay is down 3-0 in its first round series to Montreal, so if the Lightning don't win this game, then Gudas will have all summer to recover. Apr 22 - 6:40 PM

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Radko Gudas received a match penalty on Saturday for a hit on Dallas agitator Antoine Roussel, but he won't face disciplinary action.

It wasn't stated if the league planned to rescind the penalty. Gudas has 21 points and is tied for fifth in the league with 152 minutes in the sin bin.
Apr 7 - 11:19 AM

Radko Gudas returned to Tampa Bay's lineup from a lower-body injury on Thursday March 13.

He racked up 10 hits and earned a two-minute penalty during 19:43 of ice time in a 5-4 win over Florida. Gudas sat out four games with his lower-body ailment.
Mar 14 - 2:29 AM

Radko Gudas (lower body) is questionable to play on Thursday night against the Florida Panthers.

He has been sidelined since Mar. 2 because of a lower-body ailment. Gudas has been skating so he could be close to getting back into the lineup.
Mar 12 - 9:30 AM

Radko Gudas (lower body) won't be back in the lineup on Monday.

However, he was able to skate in the morning wearing a regular jersey. Gudas hopes to return to the fold on Thursday.
Mar 10 - 4:57 PM

The Lightning are hopeful that Radko Gudas can return to action sometime next week.

He's been ruled out of Saturday night's game against Boston due to a lower-body injury but has been progressing in his recovery. Gudas practiced on Friday with his Tampa teammates and was on the ice again Saturday. Check back with us on Monday for updates on Gudas' status.
Mar 8 - 10:18 AM

Radko Gudas (lower body) took part in Friday's practice.

The downside is Gudas was wearing a no-contact jersey and isn't expected to return on Saturday. He has 16 points and 122 penalty minutes in 56 games this season.
Mar 7 - 1:30 PM

Radko Gudas suffered an apparent leg injury in Sunday's loss to Colorado.

He left the game in the second period favoring his left leg after a collision and GM Steve Yzerman thinks it's unlikely that Gudas will play on Tuesday. He is listed as day-to-day for now, but the extent of his injury isn't clear yet.
Mar 3 - 3:52 PM

Radko Gudas will miss his second game of the Olympics with an illness.

He will be replaced in the lineup by the Lightning's Ondrej Palat. The Czech Republic needs a win over Latvia after losing to Sweden on Wednesday. Consider Gudas day-to-day.
Feb 14 - 2:35 AM

Radko Gudas is day-to-day with an illness.

Gudas is representing the Czech Republic in the 2014 Winter Olympics. They're scheduled to play against Sweden tomorrow, but he should be regarded as doubtful for that game. There's a good chance that the winner of Wednesday's game between the Czech Republic and Sweden will go on to finish first in Group C.
Feb 11 - 3:28 PM

Radko Gudas will go into Thursday night's action in third place among all NHL skaters with 156 hits in 42 contests.

"Gudas plays the game honest," coach Jon Cooper said. "Gudas doesn't go and try to hurt guys. He's not dirty." The Tampa Bay blueliner also ranks sixth in the league with 96 penalty minutes, but that comes with the territory. Gudas has picked up an assist in his last three games to give him 14 points on the year. He has become a solid fantasy asset, especially in leagues that credit hits and blocks.
Jan 16 - 10:41 AM

Radko Gudas was back in action for Tampa Bay on Saturday afternoon.

He left Thursday's game with a lower-body injury, but was OK to play against Philadelphia. Gudas logged 18:53 of ice time, while contributing an assist, two penalty minutes and a plus-4 rating.
Jan 11 - 4:35 PM

Radko Gudas should be back in action in Tampa's next 2-3 games.

He is dealing with a lower-body injury but is making progress in his recovery. Lightning coach Jon Cooper has said that Gudas will return before the end of the Bolts' three-game road trip.
Jan 11 - 11:47 AM

The Tampa Bay Lightning are calling Radko Gudas (lower body) day-to-day.

Gudas sustained the ailment in the first period of Thursday's game. He has 11 points and 88 penalty minutes in 39 contests in 2013-14.
Jan 10 - 12:25 PM

Radko Gudas suffered a lower-body injury during the first period of Thursday's loss to Washington and was not able to return.

He saw nine shifts for 6:22 of ice time prior to exiting the contest. Coach Jon Cooper didn't seem worried about Gudas' status after the game, which could be a good sign.
Jan 10 - 8:44 AM

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2Valtteri Filppula
3Tyler Johnson
4Brian Boyle
5Cedric Paquette
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2Jonathan Drouin
3Alex Killorn
4Brenden Morrow
5Brett Connolly
RW1Ryan Callahan
2Nikita Kucherov
3J.T. Brown
4Richard Panik
D1Victor Hedman
2Jason Garrison
3Matt Carle
4Anton Stralman
5Radko Gudas
6Eric Brewer
7Mark Barberio
8Andrej Sustr
G1Ben Bishop
2Evgeni Nabokov