Jan Hejda

After being selected in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft, Hejda went on to play over 600 games in the NHL with Edmonton, Columbus and Colorado. Following his professional career Hejda and his wife Tereza and two children have made Colorado home. In addition to his time at the TPH Center of Excellence, Hejda also serves as a coach in the Colorado Thunderbirds organization.

Experience

- Selected in the 4th round by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft.
- Played over 600 games in the NHL with Edmonton, Columbus and Colorado.
- Suited up for his native Czech Republic in the World Championships on seven occasions and donned his country’s colors at the 2010 Olympics.