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Zbynek Michalek

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Position: D ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 210 lbs. (95 kg)

Born: December 23, 1982 in Jindrichuv Hradec, Czech Republic
Amateur Teams: Shawinigan Cataractes
Relatives: Milan Michalek (brother)
Current salary: $3,200,000
Current cap hit: $3,200,000

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

Last 5 Games

Scoring Goals Assists
Rk Date Tm Opp G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% SHFT TOI HIT BLK FOwin FOloss FO%
1 2016-02-10 ARI VAN L 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 23 16:43 2 1 0 0
2 2016-02-05 ARI @ ANA L 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 27 18:40 0 3 0 0
3 2016-02-04 ARI CHI L-OT 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 18:13 1 0 0 0
4 2016-02-02 ARI LAK L 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 26 14:54 1 1 0 0
5 2016-01-25 ARI @ MIN W 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 21 17:41 2 1 0 0
2015-16: Complete Gamelog | Scoring Log | Advanced Stats | Splits

NHL Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV Awards
2003-04 21 MIN NHL 22 1 1 2 -7 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 17 5.9 313 14:13
2005-06 23 PHX NHL 82 9 15 24 4 62 4 5 0 2 9 5 1 105 8.6 1872 22:50
2006-07 24 PHX NHL 82 4 24 28 -20 34 1 3 0 0 11 11 2 144 2.8 1941 23:40
2007-08 25 PHX NHL 75 4 13 17 9 34 4 0 0 2 12 0 1 92 4.3 188 1620 21:36 0 0 53 124 30 29
2008-09 26 PHX NHL 82 6 21 27 -13 28 6 0 0 0 20 0 1 106 5.7 191 1863 22:43 0 0 67 268 18 31
2009-10 27 PHX NHL 72 3 14 17 5 30 1 2 0 1 10 4 0 104 2.9 195 1631 22:39 0 0 80 155 16 23
2010-11 28 PIT NHL 73 5 14 19 0 30 4 1 0 2 11 3 0 104 4.8 229 1594 21:50 0 0 56 149 13 38
2011-12 29 PIT NHL 62 2 11 13 0 24 2 0 0 0 9 1 1 77 2.6 174 1342 21:39 0 0 47 144 10 26
2012-13 30 PHX NHL 34 0 2 2 4 14 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 42 0.0 92 724 21:18 0 0 42 87 6 12
2013-14 31 PHX NHL 59 2 8 10 6 24 2 0 0 1 8 0 0 78 2.6 162 1238 20:59 0 0 55 165 27 23
2014-15 32 TOT NHL 68 4 8 12 -3 18 4 0 0 0 8 0 0 86 4.7 189 1412 20:46 0 0 85 160 16 26
2014-15 32 ARI NHL 53 2 6 8 -6 12 2 0 0 0 6 0 0 67 3.0 151 1118 21:05 0 0 73 130 12 23
2014-15 32 STL NHL 15 2 2 4 3 6 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 19 10.5 38 294 19:37 0 0 12 30 4 3
2015-16 33 ARI NHL 43 2 2 4 1 16 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 41 4.9 78 712 16:34 0 0 55 69 12 17
9 yrs PHX,ARI NHL 582 32 105 137 -10 254 22 10 0 6 80 20 5 779 4.1 1306 12718 21:51 0 0 425 998 121 158
2 yrs PIT NHL 135 7 25 32 0 54 6 1 0 2 20 4 1 181 3.9 403 2937 21:45 0 0 103 293 23 64
1 yr MIN NHL 22 1 1 2 -7 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 17 5.9 313 14:13
1 yr STL NHL 15 2 2 4 3 6 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 19 10.5 38 294 19:37 0 0 12 30 4 3
Career NHL 754 42 133 175 -14 318 31 11 0 8 103 24 6 996 4.2 1764 16261 21:34 0 0 540 1321 148 225

NHL Possession Metrics

Corsi (All) Fenwick (All) PDO (All) Zone Starts (All)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 25 PHX NHL 75 1371.1 1230 1192 50.8 2.5 974 933 51.1 3.1 7.0 93.3 100.3 54.5 45.5
2008-09 26 PHX NHL 82 1518.9 1193 1578 43.1 -4.3 899 1128 44.4 -2.3 9.1 90.2 99.2 33.2 66.8
2009-10 27 PHX NHL 72 1255.1 1100 1252 46.8 -7.0 848 943 47.3 -5.4 9.2 92.1 101.3 47.5 52.5
2010-11 28 PIT NHL 73 1218.6 1193 1098 52.1 -1.6 869 810 51.8 -2.0 6.8 91.4 98.2 48.3 51.7
2011-12 29 PIT NHL 62 1091.2 1042 964 51.9 -5.1 818 705 53.7 -3.4 8.0 89.8 97.8 51.2 48.8
2012-13 30 PHX NHL 34 609.0 555 544 50.5 -3.7 402 393 50.6 -5.2 8.6 92.3 100.9 45.8 54.3
2013-14 31 PHX NHL 59 1040.8 904 944 48.9 -1.4 677 678 50.0 0.6 7.1 93.5 100.6 44.1 55.9
2014-15 32 TOT NHL 68 1109 1035 51.7 2.5 806 769 51.2 2.1 7.7 90.4 98.0 42.5 57.5
2014-15 32 ARI NHL 53 938.2 859 802 51.7 3.7 618 612 50.2 2.4 7.7 89.9 97.5 41.8 58.2
2014-15 32 STL NHL 15 260.9 250 233 51.8 -2.8 188 157 54.5 0.0 7.7 92.5 100.2 44.5 55.5
2015-16 33 ARI NHL 43 528.4 441 559 44.1 -3.7 332 422 44.0 -2.2 11.0 91.2 102.2 42.2 57.8
2 yrs ARI NHL 96 1466.6 1300 1361 48.9 0.9 950 1034 47.9 0.5 8.8 90.4 99.2 42.0 58.0
5 yrs PHX NHL 322 5794.8 4982 5510 47.5 -2.9 3800 4075 48.3 -1.7 8.2 92.1 100.3 44.9 55.1
2 yrs PIT NHL 135 2309.8 2235 2062 52.0 -3.3 1687 1515 52.7 -2.7 7.4 90.6 98.0 49.7 50.3
Career NHL 636 9832.0 9876 10201 49.2 -1.5 7431 7550 49.6 -0.8 8.0 91.4 99.4 45.2 54.8

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 +/- E+/- OPS DPS PS Awards
2003-04 21 MIN NHL 22 1 0.05 0.05 0.09 0.04 0.18 0.77 1 1 2 1 7 0 16 2 -7 0.0 0.2 0.2
2005-06 23 PHX NHL 82 9 0.11 0.18 0.29 0.11 0.76 1.28 9 14 23 9 81 24 97 44 4 1.0 4.6 5.6
2006-07 24 PHX NHL 82 8 0.05 0.29 0.34 0.10 0.41 1.76 4 24 28 9 82 28 120 46 -20 1.0 2.6 3.6
2007-08 25 PHX NHL 75 6 0.05 0.17 0.23 0.08 0.45 1.23 4 14 18 6 57 2 72 26 9 0.4 4.5 4.9
2008-09 26 PHX NHL 82 9 0.07 0.26 0.33 0.11 0.34 1.29 6 21 27 9 71 5 119 40 -13 1.3 3.3 4.6
2009-10 27 PHX NHL 72 5 0.04 0.19 0.24 0.07 0.42 1.44 3 15 18 6 69 9 80 25 5 0.2 4.3 4.5
2010-11 28 PIT NHL 73 6 0.07 0.19 0.26 0.09 0.41 1.42 5 15 20 7 60 8 72 20 0 0.8 3.6 4.4
2011-12 29 PIT NHL 62 4 0.03 0.18 0.21 0.06 0.39 1.24 2 12 14 4 54 1 66 13 0 0.1 2.1 2.2
2012-13 30 PHX NHL 34 1 0.00 0.06 0.06 0.02 0.41 1.24 0 4 4 1 28 2 36 14 4 -0.6 1.7 1.1
2013-14 31 PHX NHL 59 3 0.03 0.14 0.17 0.05 0.41 1.32 2 9 11 4 36 0 47 17 6 -0.2 3.3 3.1
2014-15 32 TOT NHL 68 4 0.06 0.12 0.18 0.06 0.26 1.26 4 9 13 5 48 0 75 23 -3 0.6 0.0 3.4 3.4
2014-15 32 ARI NHL 53 3 0.04 0.11 0.15 0.05 0.23 1.26 2 7 9 3 37 0 66 22 -6 -1.8 -0.3 2.5 2.2
2014-15 32 STL NHL 15 2 0.13 0.13 0.27 0.11 0.40 1.27 2 2 4 2 11 0 9 1 3 2.4 0.3 0.9 1.2
2015-16 33 ARI NHL 43 2 0.05 0.05 0.09 0.04 0.37 0.95 4 4 8 3 27 2 37 12 1 -7.3 -0.2 1.4 1.2
9 yrs ARI,PHX NHL 582 45 0.05 0.18 0.24 0.08 0.44 1.34 34 112 146 49 488 72 674 246 -10 -9.1 2.6 28.2 30.8
2 yrs PIT NHL 135 10 0.05 0.19 0.24 0.08 0.40 1.34 7 27 34 11 114 9 138 33 0 0.9 5.7 6.6
1 yr MIN NHL 22 1 0.05 0.05 0.09 0.04 0.18 0.77 1 1 2 1 7 0 16 2 -7 0.0 0.2 0.2
1 yr STL NHL 15 2 0.13 0.13 0.27 0.11 0.40 1.27 2 2 4 2 11 0 9 1 3 2.4 0.3 0.9 1.2
Career NHL 754 58 0.06 0.18 0.23 0.08 0.42 1.32 44 142 186 63 620 81 837 282 -14 -6.7 3.7 35.0 38.7

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV
2009-10 27 PHX NHL 7 0 2 2 -4 2 0 0 0 0 10 0.0 16 143 20:28 0 0 11 11 2 2
2010-11 28 PIT NHL 7 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 21 0.0 45 191 27:21 0 0 2 9 2 4
2011-12 29 PIT NHL 6 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 17 127 21:08 0 0 6 10 2 6
2014-15 32 STL NHL 6 0 0 0 -2 4 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 15 98 16:21 1 0 100.0 4 4 2 0
Career NHL 26 0 4 4 -3 6 0 0 0 0 39 0.0 93 560 21:31 1 0 100.0 23 34 8 12

NHL Playoffs Possession Metrics

Corsi (All) Fenwick (All) PDO (All) Zone Starts (All)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2009-10 27 PHX NHL 7 112.5 89 115 43.6 -1.5 69 87 44.2 -1.4 5.5 87.7 93.2 41.5 58.5
2010-11 28 PIT NHL 7 126.5 140 111 55.8 -7.4 104 84 55.3 -5.5 6.6 93.7 100.2 57.7 42.3
2011-12 29 PIT NHL 6 98.7 86 75 53.4 1.9 55 49 52.9 -0.4 13.2 92.3 105.5 40.4 59.6
2014-15 32 STL NHL 6 89.8 77 63 55.0 -5.7 49 45 52.1 -7.4 6.3 87.5 93.8 46.4 53.6
2 yrs PIT NHL 13 225.2 226 186 54.9 -3.7 159 133 54.5 -3.3 8.8 93.1 101.9 51.2 48.8
Career NHL 26 427.5 392 364 51.9 -3.5 277 265 51.1 -3.5 7.5 90.6 98.0 47.5 52.5

Other Regular Season

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1999-00 17 HC Karlovy Vary Jr. CzRep-Jr. 40 2 10 12 20
2000-01 18 Shawinigan Cataractes QMJHL 69 10 29 39 41 52 5 5 0 1 141 7.1
2001-02 19 Shawinigan Cataractes QMJHL 68 16 35 51 25 54 2 14 0 2 251 6.4
2002-03 20 Houston Aeros AHL 62 4 10 14 26
2003-04 21 Houston Aeros AHL 55 5 16 21 -5 32 2 3 0 0
2004-05 22 Houston Aeros AHL 76 7 17 24 -10 48 2 5 0 1
2005-06 23 Czech Republic WC-A 9 3 0 3 0 6 1 2 0 1
2006-07 24 Czech Republic WC-A 7 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0
2007-08 25 Czech Republic WC-A 7 0 0 0 -7 6 0 0 0 0
2009-10 27 Czech Republic Olympics 5 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
2010-11 28 Czech Republic WC-A 8 0 1 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
2012-13 30 Czech Republic WC-A 8 3 1 4 2 2 2 1 0 1
2013-14 31 Czech Republic (all) Internationa 5 0 1 1 3 2
2013-14 31 Czech Republic OG 5 0 1 1 3 2
Career 3 Seasons AHL 193 16 43 59 -15 106 4 8 0 1
Career 1 Season CzRep-Jr. 40 2 10 12 20
Career 1 Season Olympics 5 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Career 2 Seasons QMJHL 137 26 64 90 66 106 7 19 0 3 392 6.6
Career 5 Seasons WC-A 39 6 3 9 1 18 3 3 0 2

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
2000-01 18 Shawinigan Cataractes QMJHL 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
2001-02 19 Shawinigan Cataractes QMJHL 12 8 9 17 -5 17 0 8 0 3 56 14.3
2002-03 20 Houston Aeros AHL 23 1 1 2 6
2003-04 21 Houston Aeros AHL 2 1 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0
2004-05 22 Houston Aeros AHL 5 1 2 3 4 0 1 0 0
Career 3 Seasons AHL 30 3 3 6 2 10 1 1 0 0
Career 2 Seasons QMJHL 15 8 9 17 -3 17 0 8 0 3 58 13.8
Rk Year Tm G A +/- PIM S SHFT
1 2010 CZE 0 0 0 2 3 16
2 2014 CZE 0 1 3 2 6 11
Car 0 1 3 4 9 27

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 11 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Zbynek Michalek 5.6 4.9 4.6 4.5 4.4 3.6 3.4 3.1 2.2 1.1 0.2
Jeff Beukeboom 94.0 5.5 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.4 4.1 3.0 2.5 2.3 1.9 1.3
Colin White 92.9 5.5 5.3 4.6 4.4 4.4 4.2 3.3 3.0 2.9 2.4 1.0
Hal Laycoe 92.6 4.9 4.7 4.4 4.2 4.0 3.9 3.9 2.3 2.1 1.0 0.7
Eric Brewer 92.5 5.7 5.2 4.7 4.6 4.4 4.1 3.2 2.6 1.8 1.4 0.6
Bret Hedican 92.2 5.2 4.9 4.7 4.3 3.8 3.7 3.1 2.8 2.5 2.3 2.1
Harold Snepsts 92.1 5.3 5.3 5.1 4.8 4.7 4.2 3.5 3.4 1.8 1.6 1.3
Dmitry Yushkevich 92.0 5.4 5.0 4.8 4.7 4.5 3.8 3.4 2.7 2.6 2.4 1.8
Don Awrey 91.8 5.2 4.9 4.7 4.5 4.1 4.0 3.7 2.6 1.7 1.4 0.6
Jason Smith 91.7 5.7 5.1 4.8 4.8 4.0 4.0 4.0 3.3 2.9 1.8 1.3
Gerald Diduck 91.6 5.7 5.2 4.9 4.9 4.0 3.6 3.1 2.6 2.3 1.4 1.4
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Zbynek Michalek 5.6 4.9 4.6 4.5 4.4 3.6 3.4 3.1 2.2 1.1 0.2
Jack Evans 93.1 5.4 4.7 4.5 4.2 3.8 3.4 3.1 2.6 2.6 2.0 1.7 1.4 0.1 0.1
Colin White 92.9 5.5 5.3 4.6 4.4 4.4 4.2 3.3 3.0 2.9 2.4 1.0 1.0
Hal Laycoe 92.6 4.9 4.7 4.4 4.2 4.0 3.9 3.9 2.3 2.1 1.0 0.7
Jeff Beukeboom 92.0 5.5 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.4 4.1 3.0 2.5 2.3 1.9 1.5 1.3 0.7
Dmitry Yushkevich 92.0 5.4 5.0 4.8 4.7 4.5 3.8 3.4 2.7 2.6 2.4 1.8
Lee Norwood 91.0 5.6 5.1 4.4 4.3 3.6 3.4 3.1 3.0 1.9 0.6 0.4 0.2
Bob Plager 91.0 5.9 5.3 4.6 4.2 3.9 3.9 2.9 2.9 2.8 2.4 0.7 0.3 0.2 0.0
Jon Klemm 90.9 6.3 5.2 4.8 4.3 4.1 3.6 3.3 2.8 2.7 1.3 1.1 0.4 0.3 0.1 -0.2
Joe Cooper 90.2 4.2 4.0 4.0 3.7 3.4 3.1 3.0 2.9 1.6 0.9 0.1
Ken Klee 89.7 5.1 4.8 4.7 4.6 3.9 3.2 3.0 1.9 1.8 1.5 0.4 0.0 -0.3 -0.6

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

September 29, 2001: Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, September 29, 2001.

August 26, 2005: Traded to Phoenix by Minnesota for Erik Westrum and Dustin Wood, August 26, 2005.

July 1, 2010: Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, July 1, 2010.

June 22, 2012: Traded to Phoenix by Pittsburgh for Harrison Ruopp, Marc Cheverie and Philadelphia's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Pittsburgh selected Oskar Sundqvist) in 2012 Entry Draft, June 22, 2012.

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