Petr Zámorský

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Petr Zámorský
Petr Zamorsky (cropped).jpg
Zámorský in 2015
Born (1992-08-03) August 3, 1992 (age 28)
Zlín, Czechoslovakia
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 196 lb (89 kg; 14 st 0 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Right
ELH team
Former teams
Mountfield HK
HC Zlín
Espoo Blues
Örebro HK
Hartford Wolf Pack
HC Sparta Praha
National teamFlag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2011present

Petr Zámorský (born August 3, 1992) is a Czech professional ice hockey defenceman who is currently playing with Kometa Brno of the Czech Extraliga (ELH).

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Playing career

Undrafted, Zámorský' played solely, beginning as a youth with PSG Zlín of the Czech Extraliga. In his third professional season in 2013–14 with Championship winning Zlin, he was selected as the Czech Extraliga's Best Defenseman. On May 5, 2014, he initially signed a two-year contract as a free agent with Espoo Blues of the Finnish Liiga. [1]

After appearing in his first senior international tournament at the 2014 World Championships in which he finished second amongst Czech defenseman in scoring, Zámorský caught NHL attention and used his NHL out clause with the Blues to sign a two-year entry level contract with the New York Rangers on June 11, 2014. [2] Zámorský was returned to the Blues on loan for the first year of his contract in the 2014–15 season.

In his first North American season in the 2015–16 season, Zámorský attended the Rangers training camp and on September 23, 2015, was assigned to their American Hockey League affiliate, the Hartford Wolf Pack to begin the year. He contributed with a goal and assist in 10 games, before he opted for a return to Europe and was placed on unconditional waivers, terminating his contract with the New York Rangers on November 17, 2015. [3] On November 23, 2015, he returned to Örebro HK of the SHL on a two-year deal. [4]

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

Regular season Playoffs
Season TeamLeagueGP G A Pts PIM GPGAPtsPIM
2011–12 HC Zlín ELH 3714534120006
2011–12 HC Hradec Kralove Czech.110110
2012–13 HC ZlínELH378513301604434
2013–14 HC ZlínELH4471118801445924
2014–15 Espoo Blues Liiga 2533618
2014–15 Örebro HK SHL 10145862244
2015–16 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 101126
2015–16 Örebro HKSHL304131714200025
2016–17 Örebro HKSHL466101624
2017–18 HC Sparta Praha ELH1520210
2017–18 Mountfield HK ELH2908830101452
2018–19 Mountfield HKELH5010283838400012
ELH totals212285684222565131878

International

YearTeamEventResultGPGAPtsPIM
2010 Czech Republic WJC18 6th61122
2012 Czech Republic WJC 5th50226
2014 Czech Republic WC 4th1003312
Junior totals111348
Senior totals1003312

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References

  1. "Petr Zamorsky signs with Espoo Blues". Espoo Blues (in Finnish). May 5, 2014. Retrieved May 5, 2014.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Rangers agree to terms with Free Agent Petr Zamorsky". New York Rangers . June 11, 2014. Retrieved June 11, 2014.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. "Rangers waive Petr Zamorsky for contract termination". blueseatblogs.com. November 17, 2015. Retrieved November 17, 2015.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. "Petr Zamorsky back in Orebro". Örebro HK. November 23, 2015. Retrieved November 23, 2015.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)