Jaroslav Halak

Age 35 May 13, 1985
Bratislava SVK
Goaltender shoots left
5'11" 180 cm
185 lbs 84 kg
ELC Signing Age 20
Waivers Signing Age 20
UFA Year 2012
Agent Allan Walsh
Expansion Draft Status
Eligible
Draft Year 2003
Drafted Overall 271
Draft Round 9
Draft Team Montreal Canadiens

Transaction History
Apr 6, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak, who was placed in the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol Monday, won't be available for Tuesday night's game against the Flyers.
Apr 5, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak was placed in the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol Monday, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
Apr 3, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak turned aside 23 shots in Saturday's 7-5 win over the Penguins.
Apr 3, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak will patrol the crease during Saturday's home game versus Pittsburgh, Josh Getzoff of PensTV reports.
Mar 30, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak stopped 31 of 35 shots through overtime and both shootout attempts in Tuesday's 5-4 shootout win over the Devils.
Mar 30, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak is in line to start Tuesday night's game against New Jersey, Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic reports.
Mar 28, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak stopped 28 of 29 shots in Sunday's 1-0 loss to New Jersey.
Mar 27, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak will defend the home net in Sunday's game against the Devils.
Mar 25, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak replaced an injured Tuukka Rask after the first period of Thursday's game and made 17 saves in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Islanders.
Mar 19, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak and the Bruins have had Saturday afternoon's game against the Sabres and Tuesday night's contest versus the Islanders postponed due to COVID-19 protocols, the (NHL) announced Friday.
Mar 18, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak made 23 saves in a 4-1 win over the Sabres on Thursday.
Mar 18, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak will start between the pipes in Thursday's road game versus Buffalo, NESN's Sam Panayotovich reports.
Mar 15, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak stopped 22 of 25 shots Monday in a 4-1 loss to Pittsburgh.
Mar 15, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak will start Monday night's road game against the Penguins.
Mar 13, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak stopped 29 shots in Saturday's 4-0 loss to the Rangers.
Mar 13, 2021 Boston Bruins | Daniel Vladar | Vladar has been promoted to Boston's active roster and will serve as Jaroslav Halak's backup Saturday against the Rangers, Matt Porter of The Boston Globe reports.
Mar 12, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak will start Saturday afternoon's game against the Rangers.
Mar 11, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak stopped all 27 shots in Thursday's 4-0 shutout win over the Rangers.
Mar 11, 2021 Boston Bruins | Daniel Vladar | Vladar will back up Jaroslav Halak when the Bruins and Rangers face off Thursday night, Matt Vautour of MassLive.com reports.
Mar 11, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak is slated to start Thursday night's game against the Rangers, Matt Vautour of MassLive.com reports.
Mar 9, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak made 26 saves Tuesday in a 2-1 shootout loss to the Islanders.
Mar 9, 2021 Boston Bruins | Daniel Vladar | Vladar will serve as Jaroslav Halak's backup Tuesday night against the Islanders.
Mar 8, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak will start Tuesday night's game against the Islanders, Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic reports.
Mar 5, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak stopped 31 shots in Friday's 5-1 win over the Capitals.
Mar 4, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak will start Friday night's game against the Capitals, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
Feb 25, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak made 30 saves in a 7-2 loss to the Islanders on Thursday night.
Feb 25, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak will start Thursday night's game against the Islanders.
Feb 18, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak stopped 23 of 26 shots in Thursday's 3-2 loss to New Jersey.
Feb 18, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak will patrol the crease during Thursday's home game versus New Jersey.
Feb 12, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak engineered a 21-save shutout in Friday's 1-0 win over the Rangers.
Feb 12, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak will start Friday night's game against the Rangers, Joe Haggerty of Boston Hockey Now reports.
Feb 2, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak and the Bruins' scheduled games against the Sabres on Feb. 6 and Feb. 8 have been postponed.
Feb 1, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak allowed three goals on 26 shots Monday in a 5-3 win over Washington.
Feb 1, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak will defend the road cage in Monday's game versus the Capitals, Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic reports.
Jan 28, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak made 16 saves in a 4-1 win over the Penguins on Thursday.
Jan 28, 2021 Boston Bruins | Daniel Vladar | Vladar will back up Jaroslav Halak when the Bruins face the Penguins on Thursday, Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic reports.
Jan 27, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak will start Thursday night's game against the Penguins, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
Jan 23, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak made 16 saves in a 6-1 win over Philadelphia on Saturday.
Jan 21, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak is slated to start Saturday night's game against the Flyers, Joe Haggerty of Boston Hockey Now reports.
Jan 16, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak turned aside 29 shots in Saturday's 2-1 overtime loss to the Devils.
Jan 15, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Halak will guard the cage on the road against New Jersey on Saturday, Matt Porter of The Boston Globe reports.
Jan 10, 2021 Boston Bruins | Jaroslav Halak | Head coach Bruce Cassidy said Sunday that Halak will see action in one of the Bruins' first three games, Joe Haggerty of Boston Hockey Now reports.
May 1, 2020 Boston Bruins | signed G Jaroslav Halak to a one-year, $2.25 million contract extension.
Jul 1, 2018 Boston Bruins | signed G Jaroslav Halak to a two-year, $5.5 million contract.
Mar 23, 2017 Recalled New York Islanders | recalled G Jaroslav Halak from Bridgeport (AHL).
Dec 31, 2016 Assigned New York Islanders | assigned G Jaroslav Halak to Bridgeport (AHL).
May 22, 2014 New York Islanders | signed G Jaroslav Halak to a four-year, $18 million contract.
May 1, 2014 Trade New York Islanders | acquired G Jaroslav Halak from the Washington Capitals for a fourth-round draft pick.
Mar 5, 2014 Trade Washington Capitals | Washington Capitals acquired G Jaroslav Halak and a 2015 third-round pick later traded to the New York Rangers (Robin Kovacs) from the Buffalo Sabres for G Michal Neuvirth and D Rostislav Klesla.
Feb 28, 2014 Trade St. Louis Blues | St. Louis Blues acquired G Ryan Miller and C Steve Ott from the Buffalo Sabres for G Jaroslav Halak, RW Chris Stewart, LW William Carrier, 1st round pick (later traded to Winnipeg ­ Winnipeg selected Jack Roslovic) in 2015 (NHL) Draft and St. Louis' 3rd round pick (later traded to Florida ­ Florida selected Linus Nassen) in 2016 (NHL) Draft.
Feb 10, 2013 Activated St. Louis Blues | activated G Jaroslav Halak from injury reserve.
Mar 8, 2011 Activated St. Louis Blues | (Jaroslav Halak) activated from injured reserve.
Feb 17, 2011 St. Louis Blues | (Jaroslav Halak) placed on injured reserve.
2020-2021 Regular Season Stats

Jaroslav Halak
GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx
Boston Bruins 17 2.44 0.910 0 -2.88
Jaroslav Halak Stats by Elite Prospects Jaroslav Halak Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP GAA SV% PIM GSAx Playoffs GP GAA SV% PIM
2001-2002 Slovakia U18 WJC-18 7 2.59 0.887 0
2001-2002 HC Slovan Bratislava U20 Slovakia U20 22 1.96 0.000 0 Playoffs 6 1.19 0.000 0
Draft Yr 2002-2003 Slovakia U18 WJC-18 7 2 0.932 0
Draft Yr 2002-2003 HC Slovan Bratislava U20 Slovakia U20 20 2.05 0.000 0
Draft Yr 2002-2003 HC Slovan Bratislava U18 Slovakia U18 9 1.24 0.954 0
2003-2004 HC Slovan Bratislava Slovakia 12 1.66 0.942 0 Playoffs 1 8 0.000 0
2003-2004 HC Dukla Senica Slovakia2 21 2.61 0.000 0
2003-2004 Slovakia U20 WJC-20 6 2.33 0.930 0
2003-2004 HC Slovan Bratislava U20 Slovakia U20 29 1.81 0.000 0
2004-2005 Lewiston MAINEiacs QMJHL 47 2.78 0.913 0 Playoffs 8 3.52 0.908 0
2004-2005 Slovakia U20 WJC-20 6 2.17 0.916 0
2005-2006 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 13 2.29 0.927 0
2005-2006 Long Beach Ice Dogs ECHL 20 2.05 0.932 0 Playoffs 4 3.1 0.910 0
2006-2007 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 28 2 0.932 0
2006-2007 Montréal Canadiens NHL 16 2.89 0.906 0
2006-2007 Slovakia WC 2 2.52 0.903 0
2006-2007 Slovakia (all) International 5 2 0.000 0
2007-2008 Montréal Canadiens NHL 6 2.11 0.934 0 Playoffs 2 2.33 0.889 0
2007-2008 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 28 2.1 0.929 0
2008-2009 Montréal Canadiens NHL 34 2.86 0.915 0 Playoffs 1 0 1.000 0
2008-2009 Slovakia WC 4 3.17 0.872 0
2008-2009 Slovakia (all) International 4 3.17 0.872 0
2009-2010 Montréal Canadiens NHL 45 2.4 0.924 0 Playoffs 18 2.55 0.923 0
2009-2010 Slovakia OG 7 2.41 0.911 0
2009-2010 Slovakia (all) International 7 2.41 0.911 0
2010-2011 St. Louis Blues NHL 57 2.48 0.910 0
2010-2011 Slovakia WC 6 2.54 0.909 0
2010-2011 Slovakia (all) International 7 2.32 0.000 0
2011-2012 St. Louis Blues NHL 46 1.97 0.926 0 Playoffs 2 1.72 0.935 0
2012-2013 St. Louis Blues NHL 16 2.14 0.899 0
2012-2013 Lausitzer Füchse Germany2 1 0.92 0.000 0
2013-2014 St. Louis Blues NHL 40 2.23 0.917 0
2013-2014 Slovakia OG 2 5.11 0.857 0
2013-2014 Washington Capitals NHL 12 2.31 0.930 0
2013-2014 Slovakia (all) International 2 5.11 0.857 0
2014-2015 New York Islanders NHL 59 2.43 0.914 0 Playoffs 7 2.3 0.926 0
2015-2016 New York Islanders NHL 36 2.3 0.919 0
2016-2017 Team Europe WCup 6 2.15 0.941 0
2016-2017 New York Islanders NHL 28 2.8 0.915 0
2016-2017 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 27 2.15 0.925 0
2017-2018 New York Islanders NHL 54 3.19 0.908 0
2018-2019 Boston Bruins NHL 40 2.34 0.922 0
2019-2020 Boston Bruins NHL 31 2.39 0.919 0 Playoffs 9 2.76 0.902 0
2020-2021 Boston Bruins NHL 17 2.44 0.910 0 -2.88
Jaroslav Halak Stats by Elite Prospects | Jaroslav Halak Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date May 1, 2020
Signing Status UFA
Agent Allan Walsh
Standard Contract | 1 Years $2,250,000 2.76% of cap space
2020-2021
Cap Hit $2,250,000
UFA
AAV $3,500,000
Performance Bonuses $1,250,000
Base Salary $2,250,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $2,250,000
Minors Salary $2,250,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out
1.25M performance bonus for playing 10 games per Elliotte Friedman

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date July 1, 2018
Signing Status UFA
Agent Allan Walsh
Standard Contract | 2 Years $5,500,000 3.46% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020
Cap Hit $2,750,000 $2,750,000
UFA
AAV $2,750,000 $2,750,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $3,250,000 $2,250,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $3,250,000 $2,250,000
Minors Salary $3,250,000 $2,250,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date May 26, 2014
Signing Status UFA
Agent Allan Walsh
Standard Contract | 4 Years $18,000,000 6.52% of cap space
2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018
Cap Hit $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000
UFA
AAV $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $3,500,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $5,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $3,500,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $5,000,000
Minors Salary $3,500,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $5,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date July 6, 2010
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 4 Years $15,000,000 6.31% of cap space
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014
Cap Hit $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000
UFA
AAV $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $3,750,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $2,750,000 $3,500,000 $4,250,000 $4,500,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $2,750,000 $3,500,000 $4,250,000 $4,500,000
Minors Salary $2,750,000 $3,500,000 $4,250,000 $4,500,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date July 8, 2008
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 2 Years $1,550,000 1.37% of cap space
2008-2009 2009-2010
Cap Hit $775,000 $775,000
RFA
AAV $775,000 $775,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $750,000 $800,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0
Total Salary $750,000 $800,000
Minors Salary $750,000 $800,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date August 11, 2005
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $1,475,000 1.26% of cap space
2005-2006 2006-2007 2007-2008
Cap Hit $491,667 $491,667 $491,667
RFA
AAV $491,667 $491,667 $491,667
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $450,000 $450,000 $475,000
Signing Bonuses $50,000 $25,000 $25,000
Total Salary $500,000 $475,000 $500,000
Minors Salary $45,000 $50,000 $55,000
Clauses
UFA Year