Svejkovsky Signs with Pittsburgh

Right wing selected by Penguins in fourth round of 2020 NHL Draft

KENT, April 5, 2022 — The Seattle Thunderbirds have announced that right wing Lukas Svejkovsky has signed a three-year entry level contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Svejkovsky was selected by the Penguins in the fourth round, 108th overall, in the 2020 NHL Draft.

So far, in the 2021/22 season, Svejkovsky has played in 55 games and has 32 goals and 41 assists for a total of 73 points.

“Congratulations to Lukas and his family, this signing is a result of a lot of hard work,” says general manager Bil La Forge. “Lukas has been a great T-Bird since we acquired him earlier in the year. He is a player that works on his game and is great in the dressing room. I look forward to watching him in a Penguins uniform after a long and successful playoff run with us this year.”

The Seattle Thunderbirds have made the 2021/22 playoffs! Find out how you can get 12 tickets for the price of 10 tickets PLUS two free beers by calling the Thunderbirds office at 253-239-7825.

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