Acquired by the Kitchener Rangers in the first round, 22nd overall in the 2011 CHL Import Draft.
Faksa combines his speed and skill to be a constant threat. He is a strong skater and has excellent puck protection skills that he uses to drive the net.
A native of the Czech Republic, Faksa represented his country at the 2012 and 2013 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships.
Faksa was honoured with the Rookie of the Year award at the Kitchener Rangers Annual Awards Banquet in 2012. He was named the OHL Rookie of the Month three times, in November 2011 and January and March 2012.
In June 2012, he was selected by the Dallas Stars in the first round (13th overall) in the NHL Entry Draft.
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|2013-14 Regular Season||Kitchener Rangers||30||16||11||27||-8||22|
|2012-13 Regular Season||Kitchener Rangers||39||9||22||31||-1||26|
|2011-12 Regular Season||Kitchener Rangers||62||29||37||66||19||47|
|2014 Playoffs||Sudbury Wolves||5||1||2||3||0||10|
|2013 Playoffs||Kitchener Rangers||10||4||2||6||-3||4|
|2012 Playoffs||Kitchener Rangers||13||2||4||6||-3||10|