1973–74 Czechoslovak Extraliga season

The season of 1973/74 1st League was the 31st regular hosting of the highest Hockey Class of Czechoslovakia. With 69 points, the Army Sports Club Dukla Jihlava prevailed. For the team it was their seventh in total Czechoslovak championship.


In contrast to the previous season the league by two participants was expanded to twelve teams. Since each team fought out against each group opponent each two home and away games, the total number of matches per team was 44 games. Champion was the winner of the Main Round. The-table rose directly into the respective national championship. The discharged last year playoffs were abolished.


Best scorer of the league was Václav Nedomansky Slovan Bratislava CHZJD, who scored 46 goals in the 44 games of his team.

Master of Dukla Jihlava team

1st League qualifier

The winners of the Czech and Slovak League second group occurred in a best - of-seven series against each other for the promotion to the 1st League for the following season. Here, the Czech representative TJ Gottwaldov sat through clearly.

  • TJ Gottwaldov - ŠK Liptovsky Mikulas 4:1 ( 9:2, 8:2, 4:5, 3:1, 8:2)