Mika Zibanejad

Age 28 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

Transaction History
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.
Jul 18, 2016 Trade Ottawa Senators | acquired C Derick Brassard and a 2018 seventh round draft pick from the New York Rangers for C Mika Zibanejad and a 2018 second round draft pick.
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.
2020-2021 Regular Season Stats

Mika Zibanejad
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
New York Rangers 56 24 26 50 2 18 725 52.20 45.80 -3.20 45.50 -2.40 0.83 2.23
Mika Zibanejad Stats by Elite Prospects Mika Zibanejad Advanced Stats by
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 Allsvenskan 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
Mika Zibanejad Stats by Elite Prospects | Mika Zibanejad Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date July 25, 2017
Signing Status RFA
Agent Monir Kalgoum
Standard Contract | 5 Years $26,750,000 6.56% 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
Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team
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
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
UFA Year