, after Jágr was selected by the Pittsburgh Penguins with the fifth overall pick in the 1990 NHL Entry Draft, he was able to immediately relocate to North America from Czechoslovakia. 45 On 12 April, one day after the end of the 201415 regular season, Jágr signed a new one-year,.5 million contract with Florida for the 201516 season. 86 At the end of the tournament, despite the Czechs' loss in the bronze medal game, Jágr was named the tournament's most valuable player. 56 Calgary Flames (20172018) edit On, Jágr signed a one-year contract with the Calgary Flames. 5 Pittsburgh Penguins (19902001) edit Jágr was the first Czechoslovak player to be drafted by the NHL without first having to defect to the West; his selection in the NHL draft came as the Iron Curtain was falling. 71 Personal life edit Jágr resides in the Czech Republic during the off-season. 29 Jágr, at age 41, hoped to help the Devils overcome the loss of Ilya Kovalchuk, who had previously departed for the KHL. Retrieved "All-Star Teams iihf World Championship".