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Travis Zajac

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Position: C ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-3 (190 cm)
Weight: 205 lbs. (93 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



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
Career NHL 625 127 221 348 31 207 89 33 5 15 150 66 5 1241 10.2 2002 11699 18:43 4658 3984 53.9 402 188 342 179

NHL Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 22 New Jersey Devils NHL 82 1084.6 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 New Jersey Devils NHL 82 1081.8 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 New Jersey Devils NHL 82 1249.2 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 New Jersey Devils NHL 82 1215.4 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 New Jersey Devils NHL 15 218.6 173 186 48.2 -3.1 128 153 45.6 -5.9 8.0 91.5 99.5 53.1 46.9
2012-13 27 New Jersey Devils NHL 48 687.1 637 483 56.9 1.2 475 371 56.1 0.5 5.6 91.8 97.4 53.7 46.3
2013-14 28 New Jersey Devils NHL 80 1233.4 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 New Jersey Devils NHL 74 1093.1 829 930 47.1 1.0 635 701 47.5 2.3 7.5 92.4 99.9 45.9 54.1
Career NHL 74 7863.2 7289 6174 54.1 3.3 5556 4730 54.0 3.1 8.0 91.8 99.7 53.0 47.0

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
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 0.1 1.8 1.9 Selke-38
Career NHL 625 127 0.20 0.35 0.56 0.20 0.33 1.99 143 242 385 144 576 195 448 98 31 17.8 17.5 35.3

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 (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 22 New Jersey Devils NHL 5 56.3 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 New Jersey Devils NHL 7 97.5 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 New Jersey Devils NHL 5 63.7 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 New Jersey Devils NHL 24 364.9 330 298 52.5 -0.2 233 223 51.1 -2.8 8.0 87.8 95.8 46.9 53.1
Career NHL 5 582.3 540 493 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
Real Cloutier 92.5 8.1 7.7 4.4 4.0 2.4 -0.1
Steve Sullivan 91.5 8.8 7.2 4.7 3.9 2.2 1.0
Mike Bullard 90.7 7.4 6.2 4.7 4.0 2.8 -0.1
Bobby Rousseau 90.6 7.8 6.2 4.3 3.7 3.4 -0.1
Brendan Morrison 90.3 7.8 7.4 4.7 4.1 3.2 1.3
Morris Lukowich 89.2 7.1 6.5 4.3 3.9 2.2 0.5
Doug Weight 88.2 8.5 7.8 5.4 3.0 2.5 1.4
Bob MacMillan 88.1 9.7 7.5 4.5 4.4 3.8 -0.2
Valeri Bure 88.0 8.0 6.0 3.9 3.2 2.8 0.0
Henrik Sedin 87.9 7.7 7.1 4.9 4.0 3.4 1.9
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Travis Zajac 8.3 7.0 5.2 4.2 4.1 2.7 1.9 1.6 0.4
Real Cloutier 92.5 8.1 7.7 4.4 4.0 2.4 -0.1
Devin Setoguchi 86.7 8.4 4.8 4.0 3.7 3.6 2.4 1.9 -0.6
Goldie Prodger 85.2 4.1 4.1 3.1 2.6 1.2 0.0
Rick Hampton 84.4 8.0 5.4 3.7 3.5 2.9 0.2
Wally Hergesheimer 83.8 7.7 6.2 4.4 4.3 0.6 -0.1 -0.3
Bud Poile 83.8 5.6 5.1 3.8 3.5 2.4 1.1 0.6
Tomas Fleischmann 83.7 7.1 5.8 3.7 3.6 3.5 2.8 2.4 1.0 0.4 -0.3
Jiri Hudler 83.0 10.2 6.4 6.3 5.9 4.6 3.4 2.9 2.4 0.2 -0.1
Chuck Lefley 82.7 8.6 4.6 4.5 3.9 2.1 0.8 -0.1 -0.1 -0.4
Bronco Horvath 82.6 8.7 7.2 4.0 3.7 2.4 2.1 1.4 0.2 0.1

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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