Other International Stars
Bohumil Modry was an early goaltender for Czechoslovakia and LTC Prague, (and briefly played with Stadion Prague) from 1936 through 1950.
Described as a natural born leader, he is two
time world champion (1947 and 1949), and six time Czechoslovakia champ. During
his playing days he was known as the best
Modry became known in Canada after the 1948
The Czechs have generally been one of the strongest European countries in terms of goaltending. Legends such as Holecek, Dzurilla and Hasek all benefited from the contributions to goaltending by Bohumil Modry.