Pavel Zacha New Jersey Devils logo

Age 24 Apr 6, 1997
Brno CZE
Center shoots left
6'3" 191 cm
210 lbs 95 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2023
Agent Patrik Stefan
Draft Year 2015
Drafted Overall 6
Draft Round 1
Draft Team New Jersey Devils logo

Transaction History
Jan 11, 2022 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (COVID-19 protocols) returned to practice Monday after clearing the league's COVID-19 protocols, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Jan 4, 2022 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha was added to the Devils' COVID-19 protocols list Tuesday.
Dec 19, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha notched a power-play assist and three shots on goal in Sunday's 3-2 loss to the Penguins.
Dec 11, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha scored his ninth goal of the season in Friday's 3-2 loss to the Predators.
Nov 14, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha scored a goal on three shots and added a power-play assist in Sunday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Rangers.
Nov 9, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha scored a power-play goal on three shots Tuesday in a 7-3 win over the Panthers.
Nov 5, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha scored a goal on three shots in Friday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Kings.
Oct 27, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha scored two goals, one on the power play, in Tuesday's 5-3 loss to the Flames.
Oct 23, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha scored the overtime winner Saturday in a 2-1 victory over Buffalo.
Oct 15, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha registered an assist, three shots on goal and two hits in Friday's 4-3 overtime win over the Blackhawks.
May 4, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha scored twice on three shots and added four hits in a 4-3 overtime win over Boston.
Apr 29, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha recorded a goal and an assist in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Flyers.
Apr 27, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha scored a power-play goal and added and assist with three shots in a 6-4 win over Philadelphia on Tuesday.
Apr 25, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha registered a goal on two shots in Sunday's 4-3 shootout loss to Philadelphia.
Apr 22, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (undisclosed) will draw back into New Jersey's lineup for Thursday's game versus the Penguins, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Apr 20, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (undisclosed) is not expected to suit up for Tuesday's game against Pittsburgh, (NHL).com reports.
Apr 19, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (undisclosed) will travel with the team on its upcoming four-game road trip, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Apr 18, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (undisclosed) won't be available for Sunday's game against the Rangers, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Apr 16, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (undisclosed) isn't expected to play Saturday against the Rangers, Corey Masisak of The Athletic reports.
Apr 15, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (undisclosed) is considered day-to-day and won't be available for Thursday's game versus the Rangers, Corey Masisak of The Athletic reports.
Apr 13, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (undisclosed) won't play Tuesday against the Rangers, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Apr 12, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Head coach Lindy Ruff said Monday that there's no update on Zacha's injury but the team is "hoping it's not serious," Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Apr 11, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (undisclosed) left Sunday's game against the Penguins and did not return, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Apr 8, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha scored two power-play goals on a game-high six shots in Thursday's 6-3 win over the Sabres.
Apr 6, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha scored a goal to go with a power-play assist, three shots and a plus-1 rating in Tuesday's 5-3 loss to the Sabres.
Mar 20, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (undisclosed) is expected to return to the lineup Saturday against Pittsburgh, Chris Ryan of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.
Mar 18, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (undisclosed) won't play in Thursday's game versus the Penguins, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Mar 18, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (undisclosed) will be a game-time decision for Thursday night's matchup with Pittsburgh, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Mar 16, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (undisclosed) won't practice Wednesday after suffering an injury in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Sabres, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Mar 13, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha scored a goal on four shots Saturday in a 3-2 loss to the Islanders.
Feb 25, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha scored the overtime winner to go with a pair of assists in Thursday's 4-3 overtime win over the Sabres.
Feb 22, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha contributed an assist Sunday, but the Devils fell short to the Capitals, 4-3.
Feb 13, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha cleared the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol Saturday, Corey Masisak of The Athletic reports.
Feb 11, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha was placed on the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols list Thursday, Conor Ryan of MassLive.com reports.
Feb 10, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha was removed from the league's COVID-19 protocols list Wednesday, Corey Masisak of The Athletic reports.
Feb 1, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha was placed in the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocol Monday, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.
Jan 27, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha scored a goal on three shots in Tuesday's 5-3 loss to the Flyers.
Jan 9, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha (undisclosed) returned to practice Saturday, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Jan 8, 2021 New Jersey Devils | Pavel Zacha | Zacha was not on the ice with the team's main group Friday with an undisclosed injury, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Sep 10, 2019 New Jersey Devils | re-signed C Pavel Zacha to a three-year, $6.75 million contract.
Nov 13, 2018 Recalled New Jersey Devils | recalled C Pavel Zacha from Binghamton (AHL).
Nov 2, 2018 Assigned New Jersey Devils | assigned C Pavel Zacha to Binghamton (AHL).
Mar 5, 2017 Activated New Jersey Devils | activated C Pavel Zacha from injured reserve.
Apr 11, 2016 Assigned New Jersey Devils | assigned C Pavel Zacha to Albany (AHL).
Apr 8, 2016 Recalled New Jersey Devils | recalled C Pavel Zacha from Albany (AHL).
Oct 6, 2015 Assigned New Jersey Devils | assigned C Pavel Zacha to Sarnia (OHL).
Aug 11, 2015 New Jersey Devils | signed C Pavel Zacha to a three-year, entry-level contract.
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Pavel Zacha
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
New Jersey Devils New Jersey Devils logo 34 9 7 16 -14 10 466 43.90 54.30 4.00 53.80 3.40 0.51 1.03
Pavel Zacha Stats by Elite Prospects Pavel Zacha 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
2009-2010 HC Kometa Brno U16 Czechia U16 1 0 0 0 0
2010-2011 Bili Tygri Liberec U16 Czechia U16 24 12 11 23 12
2010-2011 Bili Tygri Liberec U18 Czechia U18 3 1 0 1 0
2010-2011 Liberecky kraj U15 MMCR 8 3 4 7 4
2011-2012 Bili Tygri Liberec U16 Czechia U16 33 26 39 65 46
2011-2012 Bili Tygri Liberec U18 Czechia U18 36 10 15 25 20 Playoffs 7 2 3 5 0
2011-2012 Bili Tygri Liberec U20 Czechia U20 1 0 0 0 0
2011-2012 Czechia U16 (all) International-Jr 16 3 4 7 10
2012-2013 Czechia U17 (all) International-Jr 15 6 8 14 16
2012-2013 Bili Tygri Liberec U20 Czechia U20 39 14 26 40 26 Playoffs 5 2 2 4 0
2012-2013 Bili Tygri Liberec U18 Czechia U18 6 6 7 13 4 Playoffs 1 1 0 1 0
2012-2013 Bili Tygri Liberec ET 1 0 0 0 0
2012-2013 Czechia U18 (all) International-Jr 12 1 6 7 10
2012-2013 Czechia U18 WJC-18 5 0 3 3 2
2012-2013 Czechia U17 EYOF 3 1 2 3 8
2013-2014 Czechia U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 4 1 2 3 4
2013-2014 Bili Tygri Liberec ET 7 0 2 2 2 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2013-2014 Bili Tygri Liberec Czechia 38 4 4 8 10 Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
2013-2014 HC Benatky nad Jizerou Czechia2 12 4 5 9 6
2013-2014 Bili Tygri Liberec U20 Czechia U20 10 6 11 17 64 Playoffs 3 1 1 2 0
2013-2014 Czechia U18 (all) International-Jr 18 6 5 11 45
2013-2014 Czechia U20 (all) International-Jr 6 0 0 0 0
2013-2014 Czechia U20 WJC-20 5 0 0 0 0
2013-2014 Czechia U18 WJC-18 7 3 2 5 4
Draft Yr 2014-2015 Sarnia Sting OHL 37 16 18 34 56 Playoffs 5 2 1 3 0
Draft Yr 2014-2015 Czechia U20 WJC-20 5 1 1 2 0
Draft Yr 2014-2015 Czechia U20 (all) International-Jr 5 1 1 2 0
Draft Yr 2014-2015 Czechia U18 WJC-18 5 5 0 5 10
Draft Yr 2014-2015 Czechia U18 (all) International-Jr 6 7 0 7 12
2015-2016 Czechia U20 (all) International-Jr 4 0 1 1 25
2015-2016 Sarnia Sting OHL 51 28 36 64 97 Playoffs 7 6 7 13 0
2015-2016 Czechia U20 WJC-20 3 0 1 1 0
2015-2016 New Jersey Devils NHL 1 0 2 2 0 11 100.00 84.81 26.54 55.32 2.92 0.00 5.63
2015-2016 Albany Devils AHL 3 1 2 3 2 Playoffs 5 1 2 3 0
2016-2017 New Jersey Devils NHL 70 8 16 24 19 801 34.88 45.85 -3.67 46.69 -1.11 0.22 0.82
2017-2018 New Jersey Devils NHL 69 8 17 25 30 803 47.54 52.63 1.94 48.67 -0.09 0.37 1.42 Playoffs 5 0 0 0 0
2018-2019 New Jersey Devils NHL 61 13 12 25 15 708 44.07 43.52 -8.53 46.67 -0.40 0.59 1.19
2018-2019 Binghamton Devils AHL 4 0 5 5 2
2019-2020 New Jersey Devils NHL 65 8 24 32 14 766 39.20 41.50 -7.30 42.30 -4.90 0.23 1.33
2020-2021 New Jersey Devils NHL 50 17 18 35 10 605 38.90 48.70 -1.80 48.50 -2.60 0.89 1.68
2021-2022 New Jersey Devils NHL 34 9 7 16 10 466 43.90 54.30 4.00 53.80 3.40 0.51 1.03
Pavel Zacha Stats by Elite Prospects | Pavel Zacha Advanced Stats by

Active Contract

Signing Team New Jersey Devils logo
Signing Date September 10, 2019
Signing Status RFA
Agent Patrik Stefan
Standard Contract | 3 Years $6,750,000 2.76% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $2,250,000 $2,250,000 $2,250,000
RFA
AAV $2,250,000 $2,250,000 $2,250,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $1,750,000 $2,000,000 $3,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $1,750,000 $2,000,000 $3,000,000
Minors Salary $1,750,000 $2,000,000 $3,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team New Jersey Devils logo
Signing Date August 11, 2015
Agent Patrik Stefan
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,682,501 1.30% of cap space
2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
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