Mika Zibanejad New York Rangers logo

Age 29 Apr 18, 1993
Huddinge SWE
Center shoots right
6'2" 188 cm
208 lbs 94 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2019
Agent Monir Kalgoum
Draft Year 2011
Drafted Overall 6
Draft Round 1
Draft Team Ottawa Senators logo

Transaction History
May 22, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a power-play goal on four shots and dished an assist in Sunday's 3-1 win over the Hurricanes in Game 3.
May 15, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a goal on four shots and added a pair of assists in Sunday's 4-3 win over the Penguins in Game 7.
May 13, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored twice on six shots, dished two assists, blocked two shots, added two PIM and went plus-2 in Friday's 5-3 win over the Penguins in Game 6.
May 7, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad notched an assist and two shots on goal in Saturday's 7-4 loss to the Penguins in Game 3.
May 4, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad dished out two assists in Tuesday's 4-3 triple-overtime Game 1 loss to the Penguins. The first came on the power play and the second was shorthanded.
Apr 29, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad (rest) will play in Friday's season finale against Washington, Vince Z. Mercogliano of USA Today Sports reports.
Apr 27, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad is not playing Wednesday versus the Canadiens, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
Apr 16, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored the game-winning goal on the power play and added an even-strength assists in Saturday's 4-0 win over the Red Wings.
Apr 7, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad dished out two assists in Thursday's 3-0 win over the Penguins.
Mar 26, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad picked up three assists, one short-handed, in Friday's 5-1 win over the Rangers.
Mar 22, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad had a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 7-4 loss to the Devils.
Mar 19, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a power-play goal on two shots and added two hits in Saturday's 2-1 win over the Lightning.
Mar 15, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad had a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 4-3 overtime win over the Ducks.
Mar 12, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a goal on two shots and added two hits in Saturday's 7-4 win over the Stars.
Mar 4, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a goal on four shots and added an assist in Friday's 3-1 win over the Devils.
Feb 27, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad logged an assist and two shots on goal in Sunday's 5-2 loss to the Canucks.
Feb 24, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad contributed a goal, an assist and a plus-3 rating in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Capitals.
Feb 1, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad had a goal and a power-play assist in Tuesday's 5-2 win over Florida.
Jan 30, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a power-play goal and added two even-strength assists in Sunday's 3-2 win over the Kraken.
Jan 22, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad had three assists in a 7-3 win over the Coyotes on Friday.
Jan 22, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a goal and an assist, both on the power play, in Friday's 6-3 loss to the Hurricanes.
Jan 19, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad provided two assists in Wednesday's 6-3 win over the Maple Leafs.
Jan 13, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad registered a shorthanded assist, four shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Thursday's 3-0 win over the Sharks.
Jan 10, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a goal on two shots and won 16 of 23 faceoffs in Monday's 3-1 loss to the Kings.
Jan 8, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a goal on four shots and blocked two shots in Saturday's 4-1 win over the Ducks.
Jan 6, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad recorded an assist and two shots on goal in Thursday's 5-1 loss to the Golden Knights.
Jan 2, 2022 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored three goals, two on the power play and one of them the game-winner, in Sunday's 4-0 win over the Lightning.
Dec 19, 2021 Suspended New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad and the Rangers won't play the Canadiens on Wednesday after the (NHL) suspended cross-border travel through the holiday break.
Dec 18, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored an even-strength goal and added a power-play assist in Friday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Golden Knights.
Dec 15, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a power-play goal on four shots and added an assist in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Coyotes.
Dec 7, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad produced two assists, one on the power play, and fired two shots on net in Tuesday's 6-2 win over the Blackhawks.
Nov 20, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad had a false positive COVID-19 test Saturday, so he'll be available for Sunday night's game versus the Sabres.
Nov 20, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad entered the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols Saturday.
Nov 5, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored twice on four shots, blocked two shots and added two PIM in Friday's 6-5 overtime loss to the Oilers.
Nov 2, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a power-play goal on two shots and added two hits in Tuesday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Canucks.
Oct 18, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad provided a goal and an assist with four shots Monday in a 2-1 win over the Maple Leafs.
Oct 16, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad had two assists in Saturday's 3-1 over Montreal.
Oct 15, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad dished out a helper to go with four shots and a plus-1 rating in Thursday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Stars.
Oct 10, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad signed an eight-year contract extension with the Rangers on Sunday, per Larry Brooks of the New York Post. The deal is worth roughly $8.5 million annually.
May 8, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored two goals including the game-winner in Saturday's 5-4 victory over the Bruins.
May 3, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored two goals, including one on the power play, in Monday's 6-3 loss to the Capitals.
Apr 25, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a hat trick on seven shots in Sunday's 6-3 win over the Sabres.
Apr 18, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad tallied a goal and an assist, both on the power play, in Sunday's 5-3 win over the Devils. He also had three shots and one hit.
Apr 17, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad notched three assists, one on the power play, in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Devils.
Apr 11, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad recorded an assist and two shots on goal in Sunday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Islanders.
Apr 1, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored the game-winning goal and had five shots in Thursday's 3-2 overtime victory over Buffalo. He also went 17-for-24 (70.8 percent) in the faceoff circle.
Mar 27, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a power-play goal in Saturday's 2-1 loss to the Flyers.
Mar 25, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored three power-play goals and added three assists -- one shorthanded -- in Thursday's 8-3 win over Philadelphia.
Mar 20, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored the go-ahead goal Saturday late in the third period that stood as the winner in a 3-1 victory over the Capitals.
Mar 17, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad piled up three goals and three assists, all during the second period, in Wednesday's 9-0 romp over the Flyers. He finished with four shots on goal and a plus-5 rating.
Mar 13, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad picked up two assists while adding two shots, two hits and a plus-3 rating in Saturday's 4-0 win over the Bruins.
Mar 7, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad scored a goal on three shots and added two PIM in Sunday's 5-1 loss to the Penguins.
Mar 5, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad had an assist over 13:04 of ice time in Thursday's 6-1 win over the Devils.
Mar 3, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad had an assist in Tuesday's 3-2 win over Buffalo.
Feb 25, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad delivered two power-play assists Wednesday in a 4-3 loss to the Flyers.
Feb 19, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad contributed one shot and four blocked shots but watched his point drought hit five games in Thursday's 3-2 shootout win over the Flyers.
Jan 21, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad (upper body) is expected to be back in the lineup versus the Penguins on Friday, per Rick Carpiniello of The Athletic.
Jan 20, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad is dealing with both upper-body and lower-body injuries, but coach David Quinn believes he'll be able to play Friday in Pittsburgh, Rick Carpiniello of The Athletic reports.
Jan 19, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad (undisclosed) appeared to get hurt late in Tuesday's 4-3 loss to the Devils, Vince Z. Mercogliano of USA Today reports.
Jan 17, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad had an assist and two shots in Saturday's 5-0 win over the Islanders.
Jan 13, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad (COVID-19) is expected in the lineup versus the Islanders on Thursday.
Jan 11, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad confirmed he tested positive for COVID-19 before camp and is questionable against the Islanders on Thursday, Jon Lane of (NHL).com reports.
Jan 9, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | Zibanejad (undisclosed) skated prior to practice Saturday.
Jan 6, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | When asked if Zibanejad (undisclosed) is in danger of missing the Rangers' regular-season opener, coach David Quinn said "all indications" are thate he is not, Vince Z. Mercogliano of USA Today reports.
Jan 2, 2021 New York Rangers | Mika Zibanejad | According to general manager Jeff Gorton, Zibanejad (undisclosed) is considered day-to-day and won't be available for the Rangers' first practice of training camp Monday, Dan Rosen of (NHL).com reports.
Dec 19, 2017 Activated New York Rangers | activated C Mika Zibanejad from injured reserve.
Nov 28, 2017 Injured New York Rangers | placed C Mika Zibanejad on IR.
Jul 25, 2017 New York Rangers | re-signed C Mika Zibanejad to a five-year, $26.75 million contract.
Jan 16, 2017 Activated New York Rangers | activated C Mika Zibanejad from injured reserve.
Jun 25, 2015 Ottawa Senators | re-signed C Mika Zibanejad to a two-year, $5.25 million contract.
Oct 22, 2013 Recalled Ottawa Senators | recalled C Mika Zibanejad from Binghamton (AHL).
Sep 30, 2013 Assigned Ottawa Senators | assigned C Mika Zibanejad to Binghamton (AHL).
Jan 28, 2013 Recalled Ottawa Senators | recalled C Mika Zibanejad from Binghamtom (AHL).
Apr 23, 2012 Recalled Ottawa Senators | (Mika Zibanejad) has been recalled from the Binghamton Senators (AHL).
Apr 11, 2012 Assigned Ottawa Senators | (Mika Zibanejad) has been assigned to the Binghamton Senators (AHL).
Oct 26, 2011 Ottawa Senators | (Mika Zibanejad) Returned to SEL.
Jul 13, 2011 Ottawa Senators | (Mika Zibanejad) signed to a three-year contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Mika Zibanejad
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
New York Rangers New York Rangers logo 81 29 52 81 30 12 1,094 57.10 51.50 4.70 48.50 1.80 0.71 2.19
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Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2008-2009 AIK J18 J18 Region 11 2 2 4 2
2008-2009 Sweden U16 (all) International-Jr 4 1 1 2 0
2008-2009 Stockholm Rikspucken 6 5 4 9 0
2008-2009 AIK U16 U16 SM 8 7 8 15 2
2009-2010 Djurgårdens IF J18 J18 Region 14 8 12 20 10 Playoffs 5 5 4 9 0
2009-2010 Djurgårdens IF J20 J20 Nationell 14 2 2 4 4
2009-2010 Sweden U17 WHC-17 6 5 4 9 4
2009-2010 Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 9 6 11 17 2
2009-2010 Djurgårdens IF J18 J18 Nationell 14 6 9 15 8 Playoffs 5 5 4 9 0
Draft Yr 2010-2011 Djurgårdens IF J20 J20 Nationell 27 12 9 21 12 Playoffs 3 1 2 3 0
Draft Yr 2010-2011 Djurgårdens IF J18 J18 Region 2 3 2 5 2
Draft Yr 2010-2011 Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 19 13 10 23 14
Draft Yr 2010-2011 Djurgårdens IF SHL 26 5 4 9 2 Playoffs 7 1 1 2 0
Draft Yr 2010-2011 Sweden U18 WJC-18 6 4 4 8 2
2011-2012 Ottawa Senators NHL 9 0 1 1 2 100 20.00 43.56 -10.87 42.94 -8.18 0.00 0.00
2011-2012 Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 11 6 3 9 2
2011-2012 Djurgårdens IF SHL 26 5 8 13 4
2011-2012 Sweden U20 WJC-20 6 4 1 5 2
2011-2012 Djurgårdens IF J20 J20 Nationell 1 0 0 0 2
2011-2012 Djurgårdens IF SHL 10 4 2 6 2
2012-2013 Binghamton Senators AHL 23 4 7 11 10
2012-2013 Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 5 4 2 6 2
2012-2013 Ottawa Senators NHL 42 7 13 20 6 462 61.11 53.99 3.09 53.81 0.26 0.39 1.95 Playoffs 10 1 3 4 0
2013-2014 Binghamton Senators AHL 6 2 5 7 2
2013-2014 Ottawa Senators NHL 69 16 17 33 18 781 44.29 50.02 2.41 53.00 1.50 0.84 1.77
2014-2015 Ottawa Senators NHL 80 20 26 46 20 1,002 51.28 52.08 1.50 49.76 -0.95 0.84 1.62 Playoffs 6 1 3 4 0
2015-2016 Ottawa Senators NHL 81 21 30 51 18 1,023 54.44 49.91 3.17 47.31 0.56 0.88 1.94
2016-2017 New York Rangers NHL 56 14 23 37 16 735 54.69 52.02 2.71 49.72 1.66 0.65 1.80 Playoffs 12 2 7 9 0
2017-2018 New York Rangers NHL 72 27 20 47 14 931 40.24 54.86 11.90 50.35 7.28 0.71 1.35
2017-2018 Sweden WC 10 6 5 11 0
2017-2018 Sweden (all) International 13 7 5 12 0
2017-2018 Sweden EHT 3 1 0 1 0
2018-2019 New York Rangers NHL 82 30 44 74 47 1,183 48.08 50.88 4.79 48.09 2.84 0.71 1.98
2019-2020 New York Rangers NHL 57 41 34 75 14 800 57.50 48.60 49.40 3.00 1.42 2.70 Playoffs 3 1 1 2 0
2020-2021 New York Rangers NHL 56 24 26 50 18 725 52.20 45.80 -3.20 45.50 -2.40 0.83 2.23
2021-2022 New York Rangers NHL 81 29 52 81 12 1,094 57.10 51.50 4.70 48.50 1.80 0.71 2.19 Playoffs 10 4 9 13 0
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Active Contract

Signing Team New York Rangers logo
Signing Date October 10, 2021
Signing Status UFA
Agent Monir Kalgoum
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Potential Lockout Year
Standard Contract | 8 Years $68,000,000 10.43% of cap space
2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027 2027-2028 2028-2029 2029-2030
Cap Hit $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000
UFA
AAV $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000 $8,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000
Signing Bonuses $7,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,500,000 $9,000,000 $7,500,000 $6,750,000 $5,750,000 $5,500,000
Total Salary $8,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,500,000 $10,000,000 $8,500,000 $7,750,000 $6,750,000 $6,500,000
Minors Salary $8,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,500,000 $10,000,000 $8,500,000 $7,750,000 $6,750,000 $6,500,000
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No Move clause until 7 days prior to Trade Deadline in Year 8, at that point it converts to 21 team No Trade List

Contract History

Signing Team New York Rangers logo
Signing Date July 25, 2017
Signing Status RFA
Agent Monir Kalgoum
Standard Contract | 5 Years $26,750,000 7.13% of cap space
2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $5,350,000 $5,350,000 $5,350,000 $5,350,000 $5,350,000
UFA
AAV $5,350,000 $5,350,000 $5,350,000 $5,350,000 $5,350,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $5,000,000 $5,500,000 $5,350,000 $2,650,000 $4,750,000
Signing Bonuses $1,000,000 $0 $0 $2,500,000 $0
Total Salary $6,000,000 $5,500,000 $5,350,000 $5,150,000 $4,750,000
Minors Salary $6,000,000 $5,500,000 $5,350,000 $5,150,000 $4,750,000
Clauses NMC NMC NMC
UFA Year
Signing Team Ottawa Senators logo
Signing Date June 25, 2015
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 2 Years $5,250,000 3.68% of cap space
2015-2016 2016-2017
Cap Hit $2,625,000 $2,625,000
RFA
AAV $2,625,000 $2,625,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0
Base Salary $1,800,000 $3,250,000
Signing Bonuses $200,000 $0
Total Salary $2,000,000 $3,250,000
Minors Salary $2,000,000 $3,250,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team Ottawa Senators logo
Signing Date July 13, 2011
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $5,325,000 1.44% of cap space
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015
Cap Hit $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 $894,167
RFA
AAV $1,775,000 $1,744,167 $1,744,167 $1,744,167
Performance Bonuses $0 $850,000 $850,000 $850,000
Base Salary $0 $832,500 $832,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0
Total Salary $0 $925,000 $925,000 $832,500
Minors Salary $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
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