Born:Jun 17, 1982 Phonetic: (MAIR-ehk SVA-tos)
Born in:Kosice, Slovak Republic
COL Season: 2ndNHL Season: 2nd
Drafted:Colorado's 7th round choice, 227th overall, in 2001
Acquired:Colorado's 10th selection (227th overall) in the 2001 Entry Draft.
2006-07: Appeared in a career high 66 games, recording 15 goals and 15 assists Finished tied for seventh on the team in goals and tied for fifth in power-play goals (8) Missed a total of 13 games due to injury Netted two goals, including the game winner with 5:44 left in regulation, on Oct. 8 vs. Vancouver On Oct. 25 vs. Washington, Svatos recorded a career high three assists and tied a franchise record with 11 shots-on-goal Became only the fifth player in club history to record 11 shots and the first since Joe Sakic on March 23, 2004 vs. Chicago Led the Avalanche with six goals in the month of November Potted two goals with one assist on Nov. 20 at Dallas Missed one game because of the flu, Dec. 11 vs. Carolina Missed four of five games from Dec. 15-27 due to a groin injury Had two assists and was +3 on Jan. 1 at Nashville Scored a goal in three consecutive games from Feb. 20-24 Notched the game-winning goal in a 4-3 victory over Calgary on Feb. 20 Missed six games due to a groin injury, March 1-14 Sat out the final two games of the season (groin).