Middle-six forward who can control possession and put points on the board from driving the net or slinging wrist shots from the slot.
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Nov 2020 – The best way to talk about Ruzicka’s season is the comments from Flames staff when hockey resumed for the playoffs. He was included in the last round of cuts before playoffs. They made sure to say lots of nice things about the hulking forward with hands. Long story short is… he is a unique C prospect for the Flames cupboard. That’ll help shove him forward. He’s still got work to do though. – Joel Henderson
Jan 2020 – Adam Ruzicka is adjusting nicely to pro life. He is currently hovering around the 0.5 ppg mark and his shot totals have been quite steady since the middle of November. Visibly, he is still a half-step behind the pro level speed but his game breaking asset is his frame and hands in tight areas. Once the puck is in the offensive zone, Ruzicka can make you pay a number of ways. He certainly has good hands for a big man. This will continue to be slow and steady development for the big Slovak. Don’t rush him and the pay off could be a real quality middle-forward in a few years. He’s gotta put the work in now. – Joel Henderson
Sept 2019 – Adam Ruzicka is moving his services to Stockton in the AHL. In camp drills/scrimmages, it was evident that he has improved his puck control in tight positions whethe