Tesla Pardubice "Elite Attack"
The Pardubice Attack
Czechoslovak First Ice Hockey League / Czechoslovak Hockey League
Vladimír Martinec at right wing.
Jiří Novák at centre
Bohuslav Šťastný at left wing
Czech Legends for both country and club team. all 3 are in the Czech Hockey Hall of Fame.
They helped bring home the Czechoslovak Extraliga (Czechoslovak First Ice Hockey League) Championship for Tesla Pardubice in 1972-73.
In 1968 and 1969 they played for the Czechoslovakia National Junior Team and at first each of them started in a different line.
They joined the senior team while still juniors in 1969. Playing for the senior Czechoslovakia National team, they helped them win bronze medals at the 1970, 1973 Ice Hockey World Championships, silver medals in 1971, 1974, 1975 and gold medals in 1972, 1976.
They played at the 1972 and 1976 Winter Olympics, winning silver in 1976 and bronze in 1972, and at the 1976 Canada Cup, where Czechoslovakia placed second.