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Travis Zajac

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Position: C ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs. (84 kg)

Born: May 13, 1985 in Winnipeg, Manitoba
Draft: New Jersey, 1st round (20th overall), 2004 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: North Dakota
Current salary: $6,500,000
Current cap hit: $5,750,000

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 2016-04-09 NJD TOR W 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 17:44 0 0 5 4 55.6
2 2016-04-07 NJD TBL L 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 24 20:43 0 0 9 4 69.2
3 2016-04-05 NJD BUF L 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 23 20:02 1 0 6 8 42.9
4 2016-04-02 NJD @ TBL L 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 29 22:20 0 1 17 7 70.8
5 2016-03-31 NJD @ FLA L 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 26 23:13 2 0 8 9 47.1
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
2006-07 21 NJD NHL 80 17 25 42 1 16 11 6 0 2 19 6 0 134 12.7 1283 16:03 Byng-60,Calder-10
2007-08 22 NJD NHL 82 14 20 34 -11 31 9 5 0 1 11 9 0 155 9.0 287 1372 16:44 528 504 51.2 57 15 44 21
2008-09 23 NJD NHL 82 20 42 62 33 29 14 5 1 2 29 10 3 185 10.8 297 1529 18:39 683 604 53.1 59 40 48 20 Byng-28,Selke-7
2009-10 24 NJD NHL 82 25 42 67 22 24 19 6 0 4 26 15 1 210 11.9 328 1658 20:13 726 647 52.9 64 29 51 28 Byng-45,Selke-6
2010-11 25 NJD NHL 82 13 31 44 -6 24 10 2 1 1 22 8 1 173 7.5 290 1622 19:47 707 571 55.3 55 31 60 34 Selke-24
2011-12 26 NJD NHL 15 2 4 6 -3 4 1 1 0 1 4 0 0 25 8.0 39 261 17:22 118 86 57.8 11 3 12 6
2012-13 27 NJD NHL 48 7 13 20 -5 22 5 1 1 1 10 3 0 82 8.5 146 938 19:32 506 375 57.4 33 10 29 15 Byng-46
2013-14 28 NJD NHL 80 18 30 48 3 28 15 3 0 3 18 12 0 165 10.9 279 1625 20:19 761 633 54.6 53 25 49 23
2014-15 29 NJD NHL 74 11 14 25 -3 29 5 4 2 0 11 3 0 112 9.8 202 1411 19:04 629 564 52.7 70 35 49 32 Selke-38
2015-16 30 NJD NHL 74 14 28 42 3 25 6 6 2 2 16 11 1 111 12.6 186 1469 19:51 715 672 51.6 65 41 49 5
Career NHL 699 141 249 390 34 232 95 39 7 17 166 77 6 1352 10.4 2188 13168 18:50 5373 4656 53.6 467 229 391 184

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 22 NJD NHL 82 1009 794 56.0 2.9 756 617 55.1 2.4 6.1 91.1 97.2 55.3 44.7
2008-09 23 NJD NHL 82 1137 910 55.5 2.3 891 677 56.8 3.3 9.7 92.9 102.6 50.7 49.3
2009-10 24 NJD NHL 82 1253 1058 54.2 4.8 985 796 55.3 5.0 8.5 93.6 102.1 56.8 43.2
2010-11 25 NJD NHL 82 1094 966 53.1 0.9 819 746 52.3 -0.5 7.8 90.7 98.5 56.4 43.6
2011-12 26 NJD NHL 15 173 186 48.2 -3.1 128 153 45.6 -5.9 8.0 91.5 99.5 53.1 46.9
2012-13 27 NJD NHL 48 637 483 56.9 1.2 475 371 56.1 0.5 5.6 91.8 97.4 53.7 46.3
2013-14 28 NJD NHL 80 1157 847 57.7 5.3 867 669 56.4 3.9 8.9 89.6 98.4 53.1 46.9
2014-15 29 NJD NHL 74 829 930 47.1 1.0 635 701 47.5 2.3 7.5 92.4 99.9 45.9 54.1
2015-16 30 NJD NHL 74 1035.0 805 964 45.5 -3.0 611 714 46.1 -3.4 8.5 93.5 102.0 41.3 58.7
Career NHL 619 1035.0 8094 7138 53.1 2.5 6167 5444 53.1 2.4 8.0 92.0 100.0 51.4 48.6

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
2006-07 21 NJD NHL 80 15 0.21 0.31 0.53 0.19 0.20 1.68 18 25 43 17 67 23 43 0 1 2.2 2.0 4.2 Byng-60,Calder-10
2007-08 22 NJD NHL 82 13 0.17 0.24 0.41 0.16 0.38 1.89 15 21 36 14 57 25 45 2 -11 1.3 1.4 2.7
2008-09 23 NJD NHL 82 22 0.24 0.51 0.76 0.26 0.35 2.26 21 43 64 23 108 39 62 26 33 4.1 3.0 7.0 Byng-28,Selke-7
2009-10 24 NJD NHL 82 25 0.30 0.51 0.82 0.30 0.29 2.56 27 44 71 27 96 32 58 16 22 5.2 3.1 8.3 Byng-45,Selke-6
2010-11 25 NJD NHL 82 15 0.16 0.38 0.54 0.19 0.29 2.11 14 33 47 17 67 18 70 15 -6 1.7 2.4 4.1 Selke-24
2011-12 26 NJD NHL 15 2 0.13 0.27 0.40 0.14 0.27 1.67 2 4 6 2 9 1 12 1 -3 0.2 0.2 0.4
2012-13 27 NJD NHL 48 8 0.15 0.27 0.42 0.16 0.46 1.71 14 24 38 14 38 17 32 6 -5 0.5 1.1 1.6 Byng-46
2013-14 28 NJD NHL 80 18 0.23 0.38 0.60 0.22 0.35 2.06 20 33 53 20 83 27 70 17 3 2.8 2.4 5.2
2014-15 29 NJD NHL 74 10 0.15 0.19 0.34 0.13 0.39 1.51 12 15 27 11 51 13 56 15 -3 -0.8 0.1 1.8 1.9 Selke-38
2015-16 30 NJD NHL 74 15 0.19 0.38 0.57 0.21 0.34 1.50 16 31 47 17 72 29 58 19 3 -0.6 2.3 2.3 4.7
Career NHL 699 142 0.20 0.36 0.56 0.20 0.33 1.93 159 273 432 161 648 224 506 117 34 -1.4 20.2 19.8 40.0

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
2006-07 21 NJD NHL 11 1 4 5 4 4 1 0 0 0 18 5.6 180 16:22
2007-08 22 NJD NHL 5 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 5 68 13:35 30 14 68.2 7 0 1 5
2008-09 23 NJD NHL 7 1 3 4 0 6 1 0 0 1 11 9.1 17 125 17:51 49 51 49.0 7 4 3 2
2009-10 24 NJD NHL 5 1 1 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 12 8.3 22 109 21:46 46 36 56.1 3 1 2 3
2011-12 26 NJD NHL 24 7 7 14 -6 4 6 1 0 2 49 14.3 86 492 20:29 243 205 54.2 35 5 13 7
Career NHL 52 10 16 26 -1 20 9 1 0 3 93 10.8 148 973 18:43 368 306 54.6 52 10 19 17

NHL Playoff Overtime Goals

Date Location Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
2009-04-19 CAR NJD 3-2 CAR 1 4:58
2012-04-24 NJD NJD 3-2 FLA 1 5:39

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%
2007-08 22 NJD NHL 5 44 39 53.0 -1.2 35 32 52.2 -0.1 8.7 96.0 104.7 45.8 54.2
2008-09 23 NJD NHL 7 96 105 47.8 0.0 74 81 47.7 -3.4 7.4 93.7 101.1 50.9 49.1
2009-10 24 NJD NHL 5 70 51 57.9 1.2 56 43 56.6 -1.4 8.6 93.8 102.3 51.9 48.1
2011-12 26 NJD NHL 24 330 298 52.5 -0.2 233 223 51.1 -2.8 8.0 87.8 95.8 46.9 53.1
Career NHL 41 540 493 52.3 -0.1 398 379 51.2 -2.3 8.0 90.6 98.6 48.0 52.0

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
2002-03 17 Salmon Arm Silverbacks BCHL 59 16 36 52 27
2003-04 18 Salmon Arm Silverbacks BCHL 59 43 69 112 110 28 14 1 3
2004-05 19 University of North Dakota WCHA 45 20 19 39 16 7 10 3 3
2005-06 20 University of North Dakota WCHA 46 18 29 47 20 8 8 2 3
2005-06 20 Albany River Rats AHL 2 0 1 1 -3 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
2008-09 23 Canada WC-A 5 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0
2010-11 25 Canada WC-A 7 1 2 3 0 2 1 0 0 0
Career 1 Season AHL 2 0 1 1 -3 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Career 2 Seasons BCHL 118 59 105 164 137 28 14 1 3
Career 2 Seasons WC-A 12 1 2 3 1 4 1 0 0 0
Career 2 Seasons WCHA 91 38 48 86 36 15 18 5 6

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
2002-03 17 Salmon Arm Silverbacks BCHL 11 2 4 6 6
2003-04 18 Salmon Arm Silverbacks BCHL 14 10 13 23 10 8 2 0 0
Career 2 Seasons BCHL 25 12 17 29 16 8 2 0 0

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 9 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Travis Zajac 8.3 7.0 5.2 4.2 4.1 2.7 1.9 1.6 0.4
Mike Comrie 91.6 8.5 6.6 4.7 4.7 4.5 2.5 2.5 2.3 1.7
Adam Deadmarsh 91.1 7.9 6.9 4.8 4.7 4.2 3.7 3.2 2.7 1.4
Joe Juneau 90.4 8.5 7.3 4.6 3.9 3.7 3.4 3.3 2.5 2.3
Ray Ferraro 89.7 7.8 6.7 5.6 4.2 4.1 3.9 3.5 2.9 1.8
Radim Vrbata 89.3 9.3 7.0 5.3 5.0 4.4 3.8 3.3 3.1 2.1
Valtteri Filppula 89.1 7.9 6.8 4.3 3.6 3.2 3.2 3.1 1.6 1.6
Tomas Holmstrom 89.0 7.1 6.9 5.1 3.9 3.9 3.5 2.6 1.7 1.4
Valeri Bure 89.0 8.0 6.6 6.0 5.2 3.9 3.2 2.8 1.8 1.6
Bob MacMillan 88.6 9.7 7.5 4.7 4.5 4.4 3.8 3.3 2.4 1.9
Tony McKegney 88.3 6.9 5.8 5.7 4.5 4.1 3.5 3.0 2.8 1.8
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Travis Zajac 8.3 7.0 5.2 4.2 4.1 2.7 1.9 1.6 0.4
Mike Comrie 91.6 8.5 6.6 4.7 4.7 4.5 2.5 2.5 2.3 1.7 0.2
Adam Deadmarsh 91.1 7.9 6.9 4.8 4.7 4.2 3.7 3.2 2.7 1.4
Valeri Bure 89.0 8.0 6.6 6.0 5.2 3.9 3.2 2.8 1.8 1.6 0.0
Bob MacMillan 88.2 9.7 7.5 4.7 4.5 4.4 3.8 3.3 2.4 1.9 -0.2 -0.2
Todd White 88.0 7.4 6.7 5.6 4.3 4.3 3.1 2.7 1.2 1.0 0.9 0.1 0.0 0.0
Maxim Afinogenov 87.8 7.4 7.1 5.7 4.4 3.7 3.6 3.5 1.6 1.4 0.5
Valtteri Filppula 87.7 7.9 6.8 4.3 3.6 3.2 3.2 3.1 1.6 1.6 0.1
Guy Charron 86.9 7.0 6.8 5.0 4.5 4.0 2.7 2.4 2.2 1.2 1.0 0.3 -0.2
Keith Crowder 86.7 6.7 6.2 5.9 4.5 4.0 3.1 2.7 2.1 1.6 -0.1
John Cullen 86.7 9.1 6.5 5.4 4.8 4.1 2.9 2.8 2.2 1.5 -0.2

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

August 17, 2011: Missed majority of 2011-12 due to leg injury during off-ice workout, August 17, 2011.

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