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Tomas Hyka | Winger | #38

Team: Vegas Golden Knights
Age / DOB:  (25) / 3/23/1993
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 160
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 6 (171) / LA
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Tomas Hyka has agreed to a one-year contract with the Vegas Golden Knights.
Hyka's deal is worth an NHL average annual value of $650,000 and an AHL average annual value of $250,000. He earned 15 goals and 48 points in 50 games with the Chicago Wolves of the AHL. Hyka also had one goal and two helpers in 10 appearances with Vegas. May 31 - 7:47 PM

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Tomas Hyka has been playing for the Czech Republic at the IIHF World Championship in Denmark, while rooting for his Golden Knights teammates.

"I honestly haven't been able to watch the games, but I watch the highlights every morning," said Hyka, who skated in 10 games with Vegas this season. "It's been awesome so far. The guys are doing really good. Hopefully they'll go for it." He spent most of the year in AHL with Chicago and he generated 48 points in 50 games. Hyka has one goal and one assist through two contests at the World Hockey Championship.
May 8 - 4:24 PM

Tomas Hyka has been assigned to AHL Chicago.

Hyka has one goal and two assists in 10 games for the Golden Knights this season. His demotion could be good news for James Neal, who hopes to return to the lineup on Friday night versus Minnesota.
Mar 16 - 11:44 AM

Tomas Hyka has been called up by Vegas.

The Golden Knights have plenty of injuries up front, so his return to the roster shouldn't come as a surprise. Hyka has one goal and one assist in six appearances with the big club this year.
Mar 8 - 11:41 AM

Tomas Hyka has been sent to the minors.

Hyka has a goal and an assist in six games with Vegas. At the AHL level, he's scored 13 goals and 34 points in 35 contests.
Mar 7 - 5:34 PM

Tomas Hyka is expected to start Sunday's game alongside Erik Haula and David Perron.

The Golden Knights will be missing James Neal again, so Hyka will get a look in the team's top-six forward group. Hyka only logged 7:54 of ice time on Friday, so this may not be a move that lasts. Still, it is a great opportunity for him. He has one goal in five NHL games this year.
Mar 4 - 4:08 PM

Tomas Hyka has been called up by Vegas.

Hyka has one goal in three games this season. The Golden Knights have some injury concerns even with Tomas Tatar set to join the lineup, so Hyka could play Tuesday night.
Source: TheAHL.com
Feb 27 - 5:50 PM

The Vegas Golden Knights have assigned Tomas Hyka to the minors.

Hyka has one goal and a plus-3 rating in three games this season. The 24-year-old will continue to serve as organizational depth.
Feb 24 - 3:41 PM

Tomas Hyka has been called up on an emergency basis.

Hyka didn't play for Vegas during his first NHL recall. He has 13 goals and 34 points in 35 games with Chicago of the AHL this season.
Feb 19 - 1:30 PM

Tomas Hyka has been returned to AHL Chicago.

Hyka didn't end up playing for Vegas during his brief stint with the club. He has six goals and 12 points in 16 AHL games this season.
Source: NHL.com
Wed, Dec 20, 2017 03:39:00 PM

Tomas Hyka has been called up by Vegas.

Hyka has six goals and 12 points in 16 games for the AHL's Chicago Wolves this season. This is the 24-year-old's first NHL recall. Hyka was originally taken in the sixth round of the 2012 NHL Draft by Los Angeles.
Tue, Dec 19, 2017 11:44:00 AM

Vegas has sent Tomas Hyka to AHL Chicago.

Hyka had 17 goals and 38 points in 48 Czech league games last season. While he fell short of making the team, he did have an impressive training camp. "Tomas played very well," Vegas GM George McPhee said. "He deserves to get some games here, and we look forward to making that call to bring him back up."
Tue, Oct 3, 2017 05:49:00 AM

Tomas Hyka has made a great impression in the early portion of training camp.

Hyka had a goal and an assist Tuesday night after scoring twice in Vegas' first preseason contest. "He’s a very good hockey player, and he’s always around the puck," Vegas coach Gerard Gallant said. "And when he has it, he knows what to do with it." Hyka inked a one-year, entry-level contract over the summer. The 24-year-old had 17 goals and 38 points in 48 Czech league games last season.
Wed, Sep 20, 2017 05:36:00 AM

Tomas Hyka scored a goal and an assist in Vegas' 4-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche.

Don't look now, but the expansion team has won their first two preseason games (they beat Vancouver over the 9-4 over the weekend). Of course, this doesn't mean that they won't struggle during the regular season. Hyka was signed as a free agent this summer. The 24-year-old had 17 goals and 21 assists in 48 games in the Czech League.
Tue, Sep 19, 2017 11:58:00 PM

The Vegas Golden Knights signed free-agent winger Tomas Hyka to a one-year, entry-level contract.

It's worth $710,000 at the NHL level. Hyka was originally drafted by the Los Angeles Kings in the sixth round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, but the two sides never came to terms on a contract. Hyka now becomes the third player under contract to the Golden Knights after Reid Duke and Vadim Shipachyov. Hyka, 24, had 17 goals and 21 assists in 48 games with the Czech League's Mlada Boleslav BK in 2016-17.
Thu, Jun 1, 2017 08:08:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1William Karlsson
2Erik Haula
3Cody Eakin
4Ryan Carpenter
5Mikhail Grabovski
LW1Jonathan Marchessault
2David Perron
3Tomas Tatar
4William Carrier
5Oscar Lindberg
RW1Reilly Smith
2James Neal
3Alex Tuch
4Tomas Nosek
5Ryan Reaves
6David Clarkson
D1Colin Miller
2Shea Theodore
3Nate Schmidt
4Brayden McNabb
5Deryk Engelland
6Jon Merrill
7Brad Hunt
8Luca Sbisa
9Clayton Stoner
G1Marc-Andre Fleury
2Malcolm Subban
3Maxime Lagace
4Dylan Ferguson