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Ronald Petrovicky
Ronald Petrovicky
Right Wing
(PEHT-roh-vitz-kee)
Number: 26
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 195
Shoots: Right
Born: Feb 15, 1977
Birthplace: Zilina, Slovakia
Hometown: Zilina, Slovakia
Acquired: Signed as a free agent by the Penguins on July 24, 2006
Drafted: CGY / 1996 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 9th (228th overall)

Season Notes
Earned 20 points (eight goals, 12 assists) in 60 games with Atlanta Owned plus or even rating in 48 out of 61 games, including plus rating 10 times Team finished 30-27-4 with him in lineup, 10-5-2 when he recorded a point and 4-1-0 when he tallied a goal Scored seven out of his eight goals on road Tallied first NHL hat trick against Columbus on Dec. 9, including pair of tallies in span of 1:42 of second period Recorded career-high tying, three-game point streak (four goals, one assist) from Dec. 9-13 Posted three points (one goal, two assists) over five-game span from March 12-21 Played in 300th NHL game against Washington on March 4 Earned seven points (three goals, four assists) over six-game span from Dec. 9-22 Notched five points (two goals, three assists) over seven-game span from Oct. 22-Nov. 5, including two-goal game against New Jersey on Oct. 22 Registered plus or even rating in 10 consecutive contests from Oct. 27-Nov. 18, and was plus four in that span Collected three assists over four-game span from Oct. 29-Nov. 5 Tied career high with five shots at New Jersey on Dec. 23 Missed four games with oblique muscle strain from Jan. 6-13.

CAREER: Collected 86 points (38 goals, 48 assists) and 401 penalty minutes in 311 NHL games with Calgary, the New York Rangers and Atlanta Registered 89 points (35 goals, 54 assists) and 145 penalty minutes in 145 career AHL games with Saint John from 1998-2000 Registered 247 points (123 goals, 124 assists) and 471 penalty minutes in 242 games with Tri-City, Prince George and Regina (WHL) from 1995-1998 Helped Slovakia to fifth-place finish at 2006 Olympics at Torino, Italy, finishing with one goal in six games Selected for Slovakian team at 2004 World Cup of Hockey, but did not play Had one goal in nine games to help Slovakia finish fourth with 5-2-2 record at 2004 World Championships Helped Slovakia capture silver medal at 2000 World Championships. PERSONAL: His brother, Robert, played eight NHL seasons with Hartford, Dallas, St. Louis, Tampa Bay and New York Islanders from 1992-2001 Enjoys woodworking and one day hopes to build his own house Ronald and his wife, Ashley; have a son, Reif, and a daughter, Riannon. Last name is pronounced "PEHT-roh-viht-skee."
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