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Vinny Prospal

Position: C ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-2 ▪ Weight: 191 lbs.

Born: February 17, 1975 in Ceske Budejovice, Czechoslovakia
Draft: Philadelphia, 3rd round (71st overall), 1993 NHL Entry
Contract: 1 year/$2,500,000
2013-14 Cap Hit: $2,500,000.00 (full contract info at capgeek.com)

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Apr 20, 2014 4:25 PM

NHL Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Assists Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1996-97 21 PHI NHL 18 5 10 15 5 3 4 5 0 0 0 4 6 0 35 14.3 0 0:00
1997-98 22 TOT NHL 56 6 19 25 8 -11 21 2 4 0 0 11 8 0 88 6.8 0 0:00
1997-98 22 PHI NHL 41 5 13 18 6 -10 17 1 4 0 0 8 5 0 60 8.3 0 0:00
1997-98 22 OTT NHL 15 1 6 7 2 -1 4 1 0 0 0 3 3 0 28 3.6 0 0:00
1998-99 23 OTT NHL 79 10 26 36 13 8 58 8 2 0 3 18 8 0 114 8.8 1031 13:03
1999-00 24 OTT NHL 79 22 33 55 21 -2 40 17 5 0 4 20 12 1 204 10.8 1299 16:26
2000-01 25 TOT NHL 74 5 24 29 9 -1 22 4 1 0 0 16 8 0 136 3.7 1082 15:38
2000-01 25 OTT NHL 40 1 12 13 4 1 12 1 0 0 0 8 4 0 68 1.5 518 13:57
2000-01 25 FLA NHL 34 4 12 16 5 -2 10 3 1 0 0 8 4 0 68 5.9 564 17:36
2001-02 26 TBL NHL 81 18 37 55 20 -11 38 11 7 0 2 19 17 1 166 10.8 1419 18:31
2002-03 27 TBL NHL 80 22 57 79 27 9 53 13 9 0 4 37 20 0 134 16.4 1493 19:39 AS-9,Byng-44
2003-04 28 MDA NHL 82 19 35 54 20 -9 54 12 7 0 4 18 17 0 185 10.3 1527 19:37
2005-06 30 TBL NHL 81 25 55 80 28 -3 50 15 10 0 3 38 17 0 236 10.6 1553 19:10
2006-07 31 TBL NHL 82 14 41 55 18 -24 36 12 2 0 1 31 10 0 219 6.4 1563 19:04
2007-08 32 TOT NHL 80 33 38 71 28 0 45 23 10 0 5 38 0 0 215 15.3 1550 19:22 AS-9
2007-08 32 TBL NHL 62 29 28 57 23 -7 39 20 9 0 4 28 0 0 175 16.6 1239 20:00 AS-9
2007-08 32 PHI NHL 18 4 10 14 5 7 6 3 1 0 1 10 0 0 40 10.0 310 17:15 AS-9
2008-09 33 TBL NHL 82 19 26 45 17 -20 52 12 7 0 2 18 8 0 194 9.8 1450 18:41
2009-10 34 NYR NHL 75 20 38 58 21 8 32 13 6 1 4 25 13 0 180 11.1 1508 20:06
2010-11 35 NYR NHL 29 9 14 23 9 4 8 7 2 0 0 6 8 0 61 14.8 445 15:20
2011-12 36 CBJ NHL 82 16 39 55 19 -11 36 13 3 0 0 27 12 0 165 9.7 1467 18:53
2012-13 37 CBJ NHL 48 12 18 30 11 3 32 8 4 0 2 0 0 0 85 14.1 793 17:32
6 yrs TBL NHL 468 127 244 371 133 -56 268 83 44 0 16 171 72 1 1124 11.3 8718 19:37
4 yrs OTT NHL 213 34 77 111 40 6 114 27 7 0 7 49 27 1 414 8.2 2848 14:22
3 yrs PHI NHL 77 14 33 47 17 0 27 9 5 0 1 22 11 0 135 10.4 310 17:14
2 yrs CBJ NHL 130 28 57 85 30 -8 68 21 7 0 2 27 12 0 250 11.2 2260 17:23
2 yrs NYR NHL 104 29 52 81 30 12 40 20 8 1 4 31 21 0 241 12.0 1952 19:46
1 yr MDA NHL 82 19 35 54 20 -9 54 12 7 0 4 18 17 0 185 10.3 1527 19:37
1 yr FLA NHL 34 4 12 16 5 -2 10 3 1 0 0 8 4 0 68 5.9 564 17:35
Career NHL 1108 255 510 765 275 -57 581 175 79 1 34 326 164 2 2417 10.6 18179 18:34

NHL Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- OPS DPS PS Awards
1996-97 21 PHI NHL 18 0.28 0.56 0.83 0.30 0.22 1.94 5 10 15 5 22 10 9 0 3 1.2 0.3 1.5
1997-98 22 TOT NHL 56 0.11 0.34 0.45 0.15 0.38 1.57 7 22 29 10 34 17 29 1 -11 1.1 0.3 1.4
1997-98 22 PHI NHL 41 0.12 0.32 0.44 0.15 0.41 1.46 6 15 21 7 25 13 23 1 -10 0.8 0.1 0.9
1997-98 22 OTT NHL 15 0.07 0.40 0.47 0.15 0.27 1.87 1 7 8 2 9 4 6 0 -1 0.3 0.2 0.5
1998-99 23 OTT NHL 79 0.13 0.33 0.46 0.16 0.73 1.44 11 29 40 14 50 12 30 0 8 2.1 1.3 3.4
1999-00 24 OTT NHL 79 0.28 0.42 0.70 0.27 0.51 2.58 24 36 60 23 80 25 58 1 -2 4.5 1.4 5.9
2000-01 25 TOT NHL 74 0.07 0.32 0.39 0.13 0.30 1.84 5 26 31 10 57 20 38 0 -1 0.5 1.1 1.6
2000-01 25 OTT NHL 40 0.03 0.30 0.33 0.10 0.30 1.70 1 13 14 4 26 8 17 0 1 0.0 0.5 0.5
2000-01 25 FLA NHL 34 0.12 0.35 0.47 0.16 0.29 2.00 4 13 17 6 31 12 21 0 -2 0.5 0.6 1.1
2001-02 26 TBL NHL 81 0.22 0.46 0.68 0.24 0.47 2.05 21 42 63 23 79 36 59 5 -11 4.0 1.5 5.5
2002-03 27 TBL NHL 80 0.28 0.71 0.99 0.33 0.66 1.68 25 63 88 31 104 45 52 2 9 6.5 2.2 8.7 AS-9,Byng-44
2003-04 28 MDA NHL 82 0.23 0.43 0.66 0.24 0.66 2.26 22 40 62 23 77 34 54 2 -9 3.9 1.6 5.6
2005-06 30 TBL NHL 81 0.31 0.68 0.99 0.34 0.62 2.91 25 53 78 28 112 45 71 1 -3 5.7 1.9 7.5
2006-07 31 TBL NHL 82 0.17 0.50 0.67 0.23 0.44 2.67 15 41 56 19 81 18 87 0 -24 2.6 0.9 3.5
2007-08 32 TOT NHL 80 0.41 0.48 0.89 0.35 0.56 2.69 36 41 77 31 101 31 70 0 0 7.0 1.9 8.8 AS-9
2007-08 32 TBL NHL 62 0.47 0.45 0.92 0.37 0.63 2.82 32 30 62 26 79 23 63 0 -7 5.9 1.2 7.1 AS-9
2007-08 32 PHI NHL 18 0.22 0.56 0.78 0.27 0.33 2.22 4 11 15 5 22 8 7 0 7 1.1 0.6 1.7 AS-9
2008-09 33 TBL NHL 82 0.23 0.32 0.55 0.21 0.63 2.37 20 26 46 18 75 31 67 3 -20 2.5 0.7 3.2
2009-10 34 NYR NHL 75 0.27 0.51 0.77 0.28 0.43 2.40 22 40 62 23 98 38 56 4 8 4.2 2.2 6.4
2010-11 35 NYR NHL 29 0.31 0.48 0.79 0.30 0.28 2.10 10 15 25 10 28 13 11 0 4 2.3 0.7 3.0
2011-12 36 CBJ NHL 82 0.20 0.48 0.67 0.23 0.44 2.01 18 43 61 22 85 25 71 0 -11 3.9 1.2 5.1
2012-13 37 CBJ NHL 48 0.25 0.38 0.63 0.23 0.67 1.77 23 34 57 22 36 9 24 0 3 2.5 1.1 3.5
6 yrs TBL NHL 468 0.27 0.52 0.79 0.28 0.57 2.40 138 255 393 145 530 198 399 11 -56 27.1 8.3 35.4
4 yrs OTT NHL 213 0.16 0.36 0.52 0.19 0.54 1.94 37 85 122 43 165 49 111 1 6 6.9 3.4 10.3
3 yrs PHI NHL 77 0.18 0.43 0.61 0.22 0.35 1.75 15 36 51 18 69 31 39 1 0 3.1 1.0 4.1
2 yrs CBJ NHL 130 0.22 0.44 0.65 0.23 0.52 1.92 41 77 118 43 121 34 95 0 -8 6.3 2.3 8.6
2 yrs NYR NHL 104 0.28 0.50 0.78 0.29 0.38 2.32 32 55 87 32 126 51 67 4 12 6.5 2.9 9.4
1 yr MDA NHL 82 0.23 0.43 0.66 0.24 0.66 2.26 22 40 62 23 77 34 54 2 -9 3.9 1.6 5.6
1 yr FLA NHL 34 0.12 0.35 0.47 0.16 0.29 2.00 4 13 17 6 31 12 21 0 -2 0.5 0.6 1.1
Career NHL 1108 0.23 0.46 0.69 0.25 0.52 2.18 289 561 850 311 1119 409 786 19 -57 54.2 20.2 74.5

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1996-97 21 PHI NHL 5 1 3 4 1 0 4 1 0 0 0 10 10.0
1997-98 22 OTT NHL 6 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 7 0.0
1998-99 23 OTT NHL 4 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 50 13:37
1999-00 24 OTT NHL 6 0 4 4 1 -1 4 0 0 0 0 8 0.0 106 18:40
2002-03 27 TBL NHL 11 4 2 6 3 -3 8 2 2 0 0 23 17.4 234 21:15
2005-06 30 TBL NHL 5 0 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 10 0.0 80 16:56
2006-07 31 TBL NHL 6 1 4 5 2 2 4 1 0 0 1 15 6.7 134 22:19
2007-08 32 PHI NHL 17 3 10 13 4 -3 6 2 1 0 0 34 8.8 286 17:49
2010-11 35 NYR NHL 5 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 9 11.1 98 20:30
Career NHL 65 10 25 35 12 -7 26 7 3 0 1 122 8.2 987 18:16

Other Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1991-92 16 Motor Ceske Budejovice Jr. Czech-Jr. 36 16 16 32 0 12 16 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1992-93 17 Motor Ceske Budejovice Jr. Czech-Jr. 32 26 31 57 0 24 26 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1992-93 17 Czech Republic EJC-A 6 4 7 11 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1993-94 18 Hershey Bears AHL 55 14 21 35 0 38 14 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1993-94 18 Czech Republic WJC-A 7 1 1 2 0 16 1 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1994-95 19 Hershey Bears AHL 69 13 32 45 0 36 13 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1994-95 19 Czech Republic WJC-A 7 3 7 10 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1995-96 20 Hershey Bears AHL 68 15 36 51 0 59 15 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1996-97 21 Philadelphia Phantoms AHL 63 32 63 95 0 70 32 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1999-00 24 Czech Republic WC-A 9 3 4 7 5 8 1 2 0 0 0 0 0:00
2003-04 28 Czech Republic WC-A 7 3 4 7 5 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0:00
2004-05 29 Czech Republic W-Cup 4 1 3 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
2004-05 29 HC Ceske Budejovice CzRep-2 39 28 60 88 0 82 28 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
2004-05 29 Czech Republic WC-A 9 2 6 8 4 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 0:00
2005-06 30 Czech Republic Olympics 8 4 2 6 -1 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0:00
2012-13 37 HC Mountfield Ceske Budejovice CzRep 19 9 14 23 3 46 9 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 4 Seasons AHL 255 74 152 226 0 203 74 0 0 0 0 0
Career 2 Seasons Czech-Jr. 68 42 47 89 0 36 42 0 0 0 0 0
Career 1 Season CzRep 19 9 14 23 3 46 9 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 1 Season CzRep-2 39 28 60 88 0 82 28 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 1 Season EJC-A 6 4 7 11 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0
Career 1 Season Olympics 8 4 2 6 -1 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0:00
Career 1 Season W-Cup 4 1 3 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 3 Seasons WC-A 25 8 14 22 14 14 2 6 0 1 0 0 0:00
Career 2 Seasons WJC-A 14 4 8 12 0 18 4 0 0 0 0 0

Other Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1993-94 18 Hershey Bears AHL 2 0 0 0 2
1994-95 19 Hershey Bears AHL 2 1 0 1 4
1995-96 20 Hershey Bears AHL 5 2 4 6 2
2004-05 29 HC Ceske Budejovice CzRep-2 16 15 15 30 32
Career 3 Seasons AHL 9 3 4 7 8
Career 1 Season CzRep-2 16 15 15 30 32

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 16 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
Vinny Prospal 8.8 8.7 7.5 6.4 5.9 5.6 5.5 5.1 3.5 3.5 3.4 3.2 3.0 1.6 1.5 1.4
Daymond Langkow 92.8 9.0 8.4 7.6 6.3 5.5 5.4 5.2 5.1 5.0 3.4 2.6 2.2 1.4 0.1 0.0
Kirk Muller 91.7 8.2 7.8 7.5 6.3 5.4 4.9 4.8 4.7 3.6 3.0 2.4 2.3 1.8 1.5 -0.4
Brian Rolston 91.6 9.4 7.6 7.6 6.9 6.2 6.1 5.6 5.2 4.2 4.1 3.2 3.2 2.3 2.1 1.4
Dmitri Khristich 91.2 8.8 8.6 7.0 6.4 5.8 5.7 5.1 3.4 3.1 2.4 2.2 1.8
Toe Blake 91.1 6.9 6.0 5.7 5.3 5.0 4.3 4.0 3.8 3.6 3.0 2.6 2.4 0.1 -0.2
Steve Thomas 90.9 8.3 7.5 7.3 6.4 6.0 5.9 5.5 4.3 3.5 3.3 3.2 2.7 2.2 1.8 -0.5
Michael Nylander 90.6 9.0 8.4 7.1 7.0 6.2 5.5 4.5 4.2 3.8 3.1 2.5 1.6 1.4 0.9 -0.1
Milt Schmidt 90.3 7.5 7.0 6.6 5.4 4.6 4.4 3.8 3.8 3.5 3.3 3.2 3.1 2.6 2.6 0.8
Ray Whitney 90.2 9.0 8.7 8.3 7.0 6.7 6.2 5.1 4.7 3.1 2.8 2.5 2.2 0.2 0.1 -0.3
Babe Siebert 90.1 6.2 5.5 5.1 4.5 4.5 3.7 3.7 3.5 3.1 2.5 2.1 1.1 1.0 0.6
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
Vinny Prospal 8.8 8.7 7.5 6.4 5.9 5.6 5.5 5.1 3.5 3.5 3.4 3.2 3.0 1.6 1.5 1.4
Daymond Langkow 93.5 9.0 8.4 7.6 6.3 5.5 5.4 5.2 5.1 5.0 3.4 2.6 2.4 2.2 1.4 0.1 0.0
Kirk Muller 91.3 8.2 7.8 7.5 6.3 5.4 4.9 4.8 4.7 3.6 3.0 2.4 2.3 2.0 1.8 1.8 1.5 -0.1 -0.4 -0.4
Dmitri Khristich 91.2 8.8 8.6 7.0 6.4 5.8 5.7 5.1 3.4 3.1 2.4 2.2 1.8
Toe Blake 91.1 6.9 6.0 5.7 5.3 5.0 4.3 4.0 3.8 3.6 3.0 2.6 2.4 0.1 -0.2
Robert Lang 90.7 10.0 8.5 7.2 6.5 6.0 5.7 5.4 5.4 4.8 4.3 2.4 2.1 1.7 0.3 0.1 0.0
Michael Nylander 90.6 9.0 8.4 7.1 7.0 6.2 5.5 4.5 4.2 3.8 3.1 2.5 1.6 1.4 0.9 -0.1
Pit Martin 90.5 8.0 8.0 7.7 7.1 6.5 5.2 5.1 4.0 3.2 3.2 3.1 2.6 2.2 1.6 1.3 0.8 0.1
Babe Siebert 90.1 6.2 5.5 5.1 4.5 4.5 3.7 3.7 3.5 3.1 2.5 2.1 1.1 1.0 0.6
Cory Stillman 90.1 9.7 7.5 6.8 6.8 6.0 5.8 5.7 5.1 5.1 4.0 3.7 2.5 1.9 1.7 1.5 -0.1
Andrew Brunette 90.0 8.2 7.6 6.9 6.5 6.2 5.5 5.5 5.1 4.9 4.5 4.4 2.9 2.1 1.7 0.8 0.7

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

January 17, 1998: Traded to Ottawa by Philadelphia with Pat Falloon and Dallas' 2nd round choice (previously acquired, Ottawa selected Chris Bala) in 1998 Entry Draft for Alexandre Daigle, January 17, 1998.

January 20, 2001: Traded to Florida by Ottawa for future considerations, January 20, 2001.

July 10, 2001: Traded to Tampa Bay by Florida for Ryan Johnson and Tampa Bay's 6th round choice (later traded back to Tampa Bay - Tampa Bay selected Doug O'Brien) in 2003 Entry Draft, July 10, 2001.

July 17, 2003: Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, July 17, 2003.

August 16, 2004: Traded to Tampa Bay by Anaheim for Tampa Bay's 2nd round choice (Brendan Mikkelson) in 2005 Entry Draft, August 16, 2004.

September 17, 2004: Signed as a free agent by Ceske Budejovice (CzRep-2), September 17, 2004.

February 25, 2008: Traded to Philadelphia by Tampa Bay for Alexandre Picard and Philadelphia's 2nd round choice (Richard Panik) in 2009 Entry Draft, February 25, 2008.

June 18, 2008: Traded to Tampa Bay by Philadelphia for Nashville's 7th round choice (previously acquired, Philadelphia selected Joacim Eriksson) in 2008 Entry Draft and future considerations, June 18, 2008.

August 17, 2009: Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, August 17, 2009.

October 6, 2010: Missed majority of 2010-11 due to knee surgery, October 6, 2010.

October 28, 2012: Signed as a free agent by Ceske Budejovice (CzRep), October 28, 2012.

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