|Born||August 28, 1981
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight||200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)|
|National team||Czech Republic|
|NHL Draft||191st overall, 1999
Before playing in the NHL, Erat played 3 seasons in the WHL 2 for the Saskatoon Blades and 1 for the Red Deer Rebels. Erat has also played 10 seasons with the Nashville Predators and 9 games with the Washington Capitals.
Martin also has a older brother named Roman who also plays hockey but does not play in the NHL.
Awards[change | change source]
- He was named the WHL Eastern Conference Player of the Month for November of 2000.
- He was named the WHL Player of the Week for November 13–19, 2000.
- He was named the NHL Third Star of the Week for November 12–17, 2007.