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Zdeno Chara     \zeh-DAY-noh CHAH-ruh\

Position: D ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-9 (206 cm) ▪ Weight: 255 lbs. (116 kg)

Born: March 18, 1977 in Trencin, Czechoslovakia
Draft: NY Islanders, 3rd round (56th overall), 1996 NHL Entry
Current salary: $7,000,000
Current cap hit: $6,916,667

Other SR Links: Olympics at Sports-Reference.com, Olympics at Hockey-Reference.com


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NHL Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Assists Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1997-98 20 NYI NHL 25 0 1 1 1 50 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 10 0.0
1998-99 21 NYI NHL 59 2 6 8 -8 83 1 0 1 0 6 0 0 56 3.6 1115 18:54
1999-00 22 NYI NHL 65 2 9 11 -27 57 2 0 0 1 8 0 1 47 4.3 1486 22:52
2000-01 23 NYI NHL 82 2 7 9 -27 157 1 0 1 0 5 0 2 83 2.4 1832 22:20
2001-02 24 OTT NHL 75 10 13 23 30 156 5 4 1 2 10 1 2 105 9.5 1670 22:16 AS-13
2002-03 25 OTT NHL 74 9 30 39 29 116 6 3 0 2 14 14 2 168 5.4 1847 24:57 AS-8,Norris-7
2003-04 26 OTT NHL 79 16 25 41 33 147 9 7 0 3 15 7 3 185 8.6 1946 24:38 AS-1,Hart-25,Norris-2
2005-06 28 OTT NHL 71 16 27 43 17 135 5 10 1 3 13 12 2 212 7.5 1930 27:11 AS-2,AS-4,Hart-19,Norris-4
2006-07 29 BOS NHL 80 11 32 43 -21 100 2 9 0 3 14 17 1 204 5.4 2237 27:58 AS-23,Norris-20
2007-08 30 BOS NHL 77 17 34 51 14 114 7 9 1 0 17 16 1 207 8.2 2067 26:50 AS-2,AS-3,Hart-14,Norris-3
2008-09 31 BOS NHL 80 19 31 50 23 95 8 11 0 3 12 17 2 216 8.8 2085 26:04 AS-1,Hart-8,Norris-1
2009-10 32 BOS NHL 80 7 37 44 19 87 3 4 0 1 24 12 1 242 2.9 2030 25:22 AS-8,Byng-54,Hart-15,Norris-8
2010-11 33 BOS NHL 81 14 30 44 33 88 5 8 1 2 22 7 1 264 5.3 2060 25:26 AS-2,AS-3,Hart-13,Norris-3
2011-12 34 BOS NHL 79 12 40 52 33 86 4 8 0 0 29 10 1 224 5.4 1975 25:00 AS-2,AS-3,Hart-12,Norris-3
2012-13 35 BOS NHL 48 7 12 19 14 70 4 3 0 2 10 1 1 119 5.9 1197 24:56 AS-6,Norris-5
2013-14 36 BOS NHL 77 17 23 40 25 66 7 10 0 3 17 5 1 168 10.1 1898 24:39 AS-1,Norris-2
2014-15 37 BOS NHL 43 5 12 17 3 32 3 2 0 0 8 1 3 98 5.1 984 22:53
9 yrs BOS NHL 645 109 251 360 143 738 43 64 2 14 153 86 12 1742 6.3 16534 25:38
4 yrs OTT NHL 299 51 95 146 109 554 25 24 2 10 52 34 9 670 7.6 7393 24:44
4 yrs NYI NHL 231 6 23 29 -61 347 4 0 2 1 20 0 3 196 3.1 4433 21:31
Career NHL 1175 166 369 535 191 1639 72 88 6 25 225 120 24 2608 6.4 28361 24:40

NHL Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP GC G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- OPS DPS PS Awards
1997-98 20 NYI NHL 25 0 0.00 0.04 0.04 0.01 2.00 0.40 0 1 1 0 10 0 12 3 1 -0.4 1.4 0.9
1998-99 21 NYI NHL 59 3 0.03 0.10 0.14 0.05 1.41 0.95 2 7 9 3 37 0 64 19 -8 -0.1 1.9 1.8
1999-00 22 NYI NHL 65 4 0.03 0.14 0.17 0.06 0.88 0.72 2 10 12 4 33 0 102 42 -27 -0.2 0.9 0.6
2000-01 23 NYI NHL 82 3 0.02 0.09 0.11 0.04 1.91 1.01 2 7 9 3 53 1 123 44 -27 -0.8 2.0 1.2
2001-02 24 OTT NHL 75 9 0.13 0.17 0.31 0.12 2.08 1.40 11 15 26 10 86 9 69 22 30 2.0 5.5 7.5 AS-13
2002-03 25 OTT NHL 74 13 0.12 0.41 0.53 0.17 1.57 2.27 10 33 43 14 108 35 65 21 29 3.2 6.1 9.3 AS-8,Norris-7
2003-04 26 OTT NHL 79 16 0.20 0.32 0.52 0.20 1.86 2.34 19 29 48 18 109 24 79 27 33 4.3 6.1 10.3 AS-1,Hart-25,Norris-2
2005-06 28 OTT NHL 71 16 0.23 0.38 0.61 0.23 1.90 2.99 16 26 42 16 114 40 94 37 17 3.6 4.5 8.1 AS-2,AS-4,Hart-19,Norris-4
2006-07 29 BOS NHL 80 15 0.14 0.40 0.54 0.18 1.25 2.55 11 32 43 15 114 57 127 49 -21 3.0 3.5 6.5 AS-23,Norris-20
2007-08 30 BOS NHL 77 18 0.22 0.44 0.66 0.24 1.48 2.69 19 36 55 20 120 46 86 26 14 5.1 5.4 10.5 AS-2,AS-3,Hart-14,Norris-3
2008-09 31 BOS NHL 80 19 0.24 0.39 0.63 0.23 1.19 2.70 20 31 51 19 126 42 86 25 23 4.8 5.7 10.5 AS-1,Hart-8,Norris-1
2009-10 32 BOS NHL 80 14 0.09 0.46 0.55 0.17 1.09 3.03 8 39 47 15 93 24 72 22 19 3.1 7.2 10.2 AS-8,Byng-54,Hart-15,Norris-8
2010-11 33 BOS NHL 81 16 0.17 0.37 0.54 0.19 1.09 3.26 15 32 47 17 113 27 81 28 33 4.0 6.0 10.0 AS-2,AS-3,Hart-13,Norris-3
2011-12 34 BOS NHL 79 18 0.15 0.51 0.66 0.22 1.09 2.84 14 44 58 20 115 23 85 26 33 5.1 5.9 10.9 AS-2,AS-3,Hart-12,Norris-3
2012-13 35 BOS NHL 48 7 0.15 0.25 0.40 0.15 1.46 2.48 14 22 36 14 54 9 42 11 14 1.5 3.7 5.2 AS-6,Norris-5
2013-14 36 BOS NHL 77 15 0.22 0.30 0.52 0.20 0.86 2.18 19 25 44 17 25 4.1 5.2 9.2 AS-1,Norris-2
2014-15 37 BOS NHL 43 6 0.12 0.28 0.40 0.14 0.74 2.28 7 17 24 8 3 1.2 2.3 3.5
9 yrs BOS NHL 645 126 0.17 0.39 0.56 0.20 1.14 2.70 127 278 405 145 735 228 579 187 143 31.8 44.7 76.6
4 yrs OTT NHL 299 54 0.17 0.32 0.49 0.18 1.85 2.24 56 103 159 59 417 108 307 107 109 13.0 22.2 35.2
4 yrs NYI NHL 231 10 0.03 0.10 0.13 0.04 1.50 0.85 6 25 31 10 133 1 301 108 -61 -1.5 6.1 4.6
Career NHL 1175 190 0.14 0.31 0.46 0.16 1.39 2.22 189 406 595 214 1285 337 1187 402 191 43.3 73.1 116.4

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
2001-02 24 OTT NHL 10 0 1 1 4 12 0 0 0 0 17 0.0 261 26:07
2002-03 25 OTT NHL 18 1 6 7 3 14 1 0 0 0 32 3.1 452 25:07
2003-04 26 OTT NHL 7 1 1 2 3 8 1 0 0 0 12 8.3 172 24:38
2005-06 28 OTT NHL 10 1 3 4 0 23 0 1 0 0 17 5.9 275 27:32
2007-08 30 BOS NHL 7 1 1 2 -1 12 0 1 0 0 14 7.1 181 25:52
2008-09 31 BOS NHL 11 1 3 4 1 12 0 1 0 1 28 3.6 277 25:11
2009-10 32 BOS NHL 13 2 5 7 1 29 2 0 0 1 34 5.9 366 28:08
2010-11 33 BOS NHL SC 24 2 7 9 16 34 1 1 0 0 62 3.2 664 27:39
2011-12 34 BOS NHL 7 1 2 3 -1 8 1 0 0 1 21 4.8 191 27:21
2012-13 35 BOS NHL 22 3 12 15 7 20 3 0 0 0 55 5.5 650 29:32
2013-14 36 BOS NHL 12 2 2 4 4 14 0 2 0 0 22 9.1 304 25:20
Career NHL 1 141 15 43 58 37 186 9 6 0 3 314 4.8 3794 26:54

Other Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1994-95 17 Dukla Trencin U18 Svk-U18 30 22 22 44 113
1994-95 17 Dukla Trencin Jr. Slovak-Jr. 2 0 0 0 0
1995-96 18 Dukla Trencin Jr. Slovak-Jr. 22 1 13 14 80
1995-96 18 HK VTJ Piestany Slovak-2 10 1 3 4 10
1995-96 18 HC Sparta Praha Jr. CzRep-Jr. 15 1 2 3 42
1995-96 18 HC Sparta Praha CzRep 1 0 0 0 0
1996-97 19 Prince George Cougars WHL 49 3 19 22 -5 120 2 0 1 0
1997-98 20 Kentucky Thoroughblades AHL 48 4 9 13 0 125 4 0 0 0 64 6.3
1998-99 21 Lowell Lock Monsters AHL 23 2 2 4 5 47 2 0 0 0 38 5.3
1998-99 21 Slovakia WC-A 6 1 0 1 6
1999-00 22 Slovakia WC-A 9 0 0 0 1 12 0 0 0 0
2000-01 23 Slovakia WC-A 7 0 1 1 1 10 0 0 0 0
2001-02 24 Dukla Trencin Slovakia 8 2 2 4 32
2003-04 26 Slovakia WC-A 9 2 0 2 6 2 1 1 0 1
2004-05 27 Slovakia W-Cup 4 0 2 2 -5 8
2004-05 27 Farjestads BK Karlstad Sweden 33 10 15 25 132
2004-05 27 Slovakia WC-A 7 0 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 0
2005-06 28 Slovakia Olympics 6 1 1 2 6 2 1 0 0 0
2006-07 29 Slovakia WC-A 7 3 1 4 4
2009-10 32 Slovakia Olympics 7 0 3 3 0 6 0 0 0 0
2011-12 34 Slovakia WC-A 10 2 2 4 4 4 1 1 0 0
2012-13 35 HC Lev Praha KHL 25 4 6 10 24
Career 2 Seasons AHL 71 6 11 17 5 172 6 0 0 0 102 5.9
Career 1 Season CzRep 1 0 0 0 0
Career 1 Season CzRep-Jr. 15 1 2 3 42
Career 1 Season KHL 25 4 6 10 24
Career 2 Seasons Olympics 13 1 4 5 6 8 1 0 0 0
Career 1 Season Slovak-2 10 1 3 4 10
Career 2 Seasons Slovak-Jr. 24 1 13 14 80
Career 1 Season Slovakia 8 2 2 4 32
Career 1 Season Svk-U18 30 22 22 44 113
Career 1 Season Sweden 33 10 15 25 132
Career 1 Season W-Cup 4 0 2 2 -5 8
Career 7 Seasons WC-A 55 8 6 14 13 40 2 2 0 1
Career 1 Season WHL 49 3 19 22 -5 120 2 0 1 0

Other Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1996-97 19 Prince George Cougars WHL 15 1 7 8 6 45 1 0 0 0
1997-98 20 Kentucky Thoroughblades AHL 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
2004-05 27 Farjestads BK Karlstad Sweden 13 3 5 8 82
Career 1 Season AHL 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
Career 1 Season Sweden 13 3 5 8 82
Career 1 Season WHL 15 1 7 8 6 45 1 0 0 0
Rk Year Tm G A +/- PIM S SHFT
1 2006 SVK 1 1 6 2 16 11
2 2010 SVK 0 3 0 6 11 7
3 2014 SVK 0 1 -1 4 9 4
Car 1 5 5 12 36 22

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 15 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Zdeno Chara 10.9 10.5 10.5 10.3 10.2 10.0 9.3 8.1 7.5 6.5 5.2 1.8 1.2 0.9 0.6
George Boucher 89.9 8.6 7.9 7.6 7.2 6.7 6.5 5.8 5.1 5.0 4.8 3.7 2.7 1.4 0.9
Flash Hollett 89.9 8.4 8.1 7.9 7.8 7.2 7.2 6.3 6.0 5.5 4.6 3.6 3.2 2.5
Brian Rafalski 89.4 11.7 10.4 9.7 9.7 9.4 9.4 8.7 8.5 7.4 7.2 6.8
Dan Boyle 88.8 10.6 10.4 10.2 9.9 9.4 8.5 8.3 8.2 4.9 4.3 2.9 1.9 1.5 0.4
Sergei Gonchar 88.3 11.5 11.1 11.1 10.6 10.4 9.8 9.6 8.8 7.1 7.0 5.6 5.3 3.4 2.4
Gary Suter 88.0 11.1 10.0 9.9 9.4 9.2 8.9 8.3 8.1 7.1 6.5 5.7 5.3 2.4 0.0
Chris Pronger 85.3 14.8 11.7 10.8 10.4 10.3 9.6 9.0 8.6 8.4 7.9 5.3 4.8 2.3 0.4
Sandis Ozolinsh 84.9 11.2 11.1 10.4 8.9 8.6 7.3 7.3 6.5 5.3 3.8 3.2 2.9 2.7 0.2
Chris Chelios 84.2 11.5 11.3 11.1 10.2 9.8 9.7 9.0 8.9 8.9 6.9 6.8 6.0 4.7 0.4
Steve Duchesne 84.1 10.4 9.9 9.7 9.0 8.6 8.0 7.6 7.0 6.9 6.6 5.7 5.2 4.9 4.7
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
Zdeno Chara 10.9 10.5 10.5 10.3 10.2 10.0 9.3 8.1 7.5 6.5 5.2 1.8 1.2 0.9 0.6
Flash Hollett 89.9 8.4 8.1 7.9 7.8 7.2 7.2 6.3 6.0 5.5 4.6 3.6 3.2 2.5
Brian Rafalski 89.4 11.7 10.4 9.7 9.7 9.4 9.4 8.7 8.5 7.4 7.2 6.8
Dan Boyle 88.8 10.6 10.4 10.2 9.9 9.4 8.5 8.3 8.2 4.9 4.3 2.9 1.9 1.5 0.4
George Boucher 87.9 8.6 7.9 7.6 7.2 6.7 6.5 5.8 5.1 5.0 4.8 3.7 3.4 2.7 1.4 0.9
Sandis Ozolinsh 84.3 11.2 11.1 10.4 8.9 8.6 7.3 7.3 6.5 5.3 3.8 3.2 2.9 2.7 2.3 0.2
Sergei Gonchar 82.8 11.5 11.1 11.1 10.6 10.4 9.8 9.6 8.8 7.4 7.1 7.0 5.6 5.3 5.3 5.0 5.0 3.4 2.4
Guy Lapointe 81.8 13.6 13.3 12.5 11.0 9.2 9.1 8.4 8.2 8.0 3.8 3.3 3.2 3.0 1.6 0.2 0.0
Doug Wilson 81.4 10.4 10.0 9.7 9.5 8.6 8.3 8.0 7.5 7.4 7.0 6.7 6.7 4.6 2.7 2.1 1.4
Steve Duchesne 81.3 10.4 9.9 9.7 9.0 8.6 8.0 7.6 7.0 6.9 6.6 5.7 5.2 5.0 4.9 4.7 3.5
Gary Suter 80.6 11.1 10.0 9.9 9.4 9.2 8.9 8.3 8.1 7.1 6.9 6.5 6.5 6.4 5.7 5.3 2.4 0.0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

June 23, 2001: Traded to Ottawa by NY Islanders with Bill Muckalt and NY Islanders' 1st round choice (Jason Spezza) in 2001 Entry Draft for Alexei Yashin, June 23, 2001.

September 24, 2004: Signed as a free agent by Farjestad (Sweden), September 24, 2004.

July 1, 2006: Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 1, 2006.

October 2, 2012: Signed as a free agent by Lev Praha (KHL), October 2, 2012.

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