Filip Hronek Scouting Report

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Created: Oct. 24, 2023
Updated: Oct. 28, 2023
Talent Type: Professional
Position scouted: Right Defense
Age when scouted: 25
Projection: First Pair
Trending: Under NHL Contract
Birthday: Nov. 2, 1997
Height: 6' 0 | 183 cm
Weight: 183 lbs | 83 kg
Drafted: 53 overall, 2016 round 2 (Logo of the Detroit Red Wings DET)
Contract: $13,200,000 over 3 years (Cap hit: $4,400,000)
Much of the attention, for good reason, falls on Hughes in Vancouver. But it might surprise people, in the early stages of (23/24) that Hronek leads the group with an average of 24:30 TOI
He's being used in all situations:
20:26 ES - 1:25 PP - 2:38PK
He's playing to his identity offensively without sacrificing detail defensively.
Hronek hasn't been known as a player who can be relied upon in key defensive scenarios. He's dabbled in the role, when he was playing in Detroit, but provided mixed results at best.
Fast forward to his start in Vancouver and you will notice a much more engaged player.
He makes mistakes at times, it's impossible not too when you log this kind of ice time, but his secondary effort / compete to recover has gone to another level.
Through the first 7GP he's produced 5 assists. More impressive is the fact he's a (+9
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2022-23Vancouver CanucksNHL4011-10
2022-23Detroit Red WingsNHL6092938834
2021-22Czech Republic (all)International13022-20
2021-22Czech RepublicWC10022-30
2021-22Czech RepublicEHT300010
2021-22Detroit Red WingsNHL7853338-2936
  • Compete/Consistency: 84
  • Defensive Zone Starts: 78
  • Hockey IQ: 88
  • Offensive Zone Starts: 94
  • Penalty Kill: 74
  • Power Play: 90
  • Physicality: 70
  • Puck Moving/Passing: 87
  • Shot: 86
  • Skating: 88
  • 20%: Compete/Consistency, Hockey IQ, Skating
  • 12%: Puck Moving/Passing
  • 8%: Shot
  • 4%: Defensive Zone Starts, Offensive Zone Starts, Penalty Kill, Power Play, Physicality