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Radim Vrbata

35-Year-Old Right Wing – Arizona Coyotes

2015-16 NHL Stats

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14

PP Pts

9

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-30

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12

2016-17 NHL Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

After exploding for 31 goals and 63 points in his first season with Vancouver, Vrbata took a big step backwards in 2015-16. The veteran managed just 13 goals and 27 points in an injury-riddled campaign that limited him to just 63 games. Currently an RFA, Vrbata remains a dec...

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STATUS:  Out    INJURY:  Knee    EST. RETURN:  10/15/2016
SHOOTS: Right   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 194   DOB: 6/13/1981
BORN: Mlada Boleslav, Czechoslovakia   DRAFTED: 7th Rd, #212 Overall in 1999   Show ContractHide Contract

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Radim Vrbata Contract Information:

Signed a one-year deal with the Coyotes in August of 2016 worth $1 million.

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Vrbata (knee) signed a one-year, $1 million deal with the Coyotes on Monday, Craig Custance of ESPN reports.

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Radim Vrbata NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2005-06 24 61 15 24 39 4 22 185 8.1 0 0 6 0 6
2006-07 25 77 14 27 41 -4 26 215 6.5 2 0 5 0 5
2007-08 26 76 27 29 56 6 14 246 11.0 5 3 7 0 7
2008-09 27 18 3 3 6 -1 8 41 7.3 0 0 14:13 1 0 1 3:05 3 5
2009-10 28 82 24 19 43 6 24 266 9.0 4 0 16:13 7 7 14 2:25 17 22
2010-11 29 NHL PHO 79 19 29 48 5 20 240 7.9 2 0 16:22 10 7 17 3:27 42 22
2011-12 30 NHL PHO 77 35 27 62 24 24 232 15.1 12 1 18:39 9 8 17 3:50 57 16
2012-13 31 NHL PHO 34 12 16 28 6 14 106 11.3 1 1 18:19 2 10 12 3:15 26 14
2013-14 32 NHL PHO 80 20 31 51 -6 22 263 7.6 2 0 17:57 10 11 21 2:48 68 27
2014-15 33 NHL VAN 79 31 32 63 6 20 267 11.6 7 0 16:37 12 11 23 3:06 44 25
2015-16 34 NHL VAN 63 13 14 27 -30 12 199 6.5 0 0 16:03 5 4 9 2:51 15 12
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Radim Vrbata – Playing Time Overview

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#5 Right Wing

2015-16 Time On Ice Stats

16:03

Average Time On Ice

On average, Radim Vrbata was on the ice for 16:03.

2:51

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Radim Vrbata was on the ice for 2:51 during power plays.

0:04

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Radim Vrbata was on the ice for 0:04 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2013-14 17:57 2:48 0:24
2014-15 16:37 3:06 0:05
2015-16 16:03 2:51 0:04

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Radim Vrbata
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 9 @SAN Did Not Play
Apr 7 @NAS Did Not Play
Apr 5 @CHI Did Not Play
Apr 4 @STL Did Not Play
Apr 2 WAS Did Not Play
Mar 31 @DAL Did Not Play
Mar 28 CGY Did Not Play
Mar 26 PHI Did Not Play
Mar 24 DAL Did Not Play
Mar 22 EDM Did Not Play
Mar 20 @SAN Did Not Play
Mar 19 TAM Did Not Play
Mar 17 SAN Did Not Play
Mar 12 @EDM 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 14:00 2:08
Mar 11 @CGY Did Not Play
Mar 9 @VAN 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 0 13:56 2:33
Mar 7 @COL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 16:50 6:17
Mar 5 FLA Did Not Play
Mar 3 ANA Did Not Play
Feb 29 @PIT Did Not Play
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Feb 27 @PHI Did Not Play
Feb 25 @FLA Did Not Play
Feb 23 @TAM Did Not Play
Feb 22 @WAS Did Not Play
Feb 20 STL Did Not Play
Feb 18 DAL 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 15:50 2:45
Feb 15 MON 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 16:01 1:58
Feb 13 @SAN 0 1 1 -3 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 14:53 3:46
Feb 12 CGY Did Not Play
Feb 10 VAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 1 12:59 3:14
Feb 5 @ANA Did Not Play
Feb 4 CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 16:32 3:01
Feb 2 LOS Did Not Play
Jan 26 @WPG 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 15:41 1:57
Jan 25 @MIN Did Not Play
Jan 23 LOS 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 15:34 1:15
Jan 21 SAN 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 2 15:56 0:00
Jan 18 BUF Did Not Play
Jan 16 NJD Did Not Play
Jan 14 DET 1 0 1 -2 0 1 0 0 4 25.0 1 0 15:40 3:38
Jan 12 EDM Did Not Play
Jan 9 NAS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 15:20 1:38
Jan 7 @CGY Did Not Play
Jan 4 @VAN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 17:52 2:13
Jan 2 @EDM Did Not Play
Dec 31 WPG Did Not Play
Dec 29 CHI Did Not Play
Dec 27 @COL Did Not Play
Dec 26 LOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 7 0.0 0 0 16:50 2:58
Dec 22 TOR 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 13:13 1:22
Dec 19 NYI Did Not Play
Dec 17 CLM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 0 0 15:41 2:58
Dec 12 CAR Did Not Play
Dec 11 MIN Did Not Play
Dec 8 @STL Did Not Play
Dec 6 @CAR Did Not Play
Dec 4 @BUF Did Not Play
Dec 3 @DET 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 16:59 1:19
Dec 1 @NAS 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 17:40 1:27
Nov 28 OTT Did Not Play
Nov 27 CGY 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 0 0 16:26 6:02
Nov 25 ANA 2 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 4 50.0 0 0 15:10 0:30
Nov 21 @WPG Did Not Play
Nov 19 @MON Did Not Play
Nov 16 @NYI 0 1 1 -2 0 0 1 0 3 0.0 0 0 17:01 3:24
Nov 14 @CLM 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 14:28 2:16
Nov 12 EDM 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 14:48 3:15
Nov 10 @LOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 17:01 2:55
Nov 9 @ANA Did Not Play
Nov 7 NYR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 17:42 3:11
Nov 5 COL Did Not Play
Oct 30 VAN 0 1 1 -1 2 0 1 0 7 0.0 0 0 16:19 3:40
Oct 27 @BOS 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 14:00 1:15
Oct 26 @TOR Did Not Play
Oct 24 @OTT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 20:13 3:50
Oct 22 @NYR 1 1 2 -1 0 0 1 0 5 20.0 0 0 18:20 3:05
Oct 20 @NJD Did Not Play
Oct 17 BOS Did Not Play
Oct 15 MIN Did Not Play
Oct 14 @ANA Did Not Play
Oct 10 PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 0 16:35 2:50
Oct 9 @LOS Did Not Play

Radim Vrbata: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Vrbata (knee) will be let go by the Canucks, according to general manager Jim Benning.

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Vrbata (knee) has been shut down for the season.

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Vrbata (lower body) won't play Saturday against the Blues.

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Vrbata registered two assists in Saturday's 4-2 win over the visiting Predators.

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Vrbata scored a goal against the Coyotes on Wednesday while skating 13:56 in his second appearance since returning from a five-game absence.

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Vrbata (undisclosed) will play Monday against the Kings, Ben Kuzma of the Vancouver Province reports.

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Vrbata (undisclosed) won't play Saturday against San Jose, but will likely return to action Monday against the Kings.

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Vrbata (undisclosed) will sit out again Thursday against the Sharks.

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Vrbata (groin) participated in practice Wednesday, and will be reevaluated ahead of Thursday's game against the Sharks.

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Vrbata (undisclosed) will not play Tuesday against the Islanders.

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Vrbata (undisclosed) has progressed well in his recovery, but is unlikely to return Sunday against San Jose, Jon Abbott of TSN reports.

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Vrbata (undisclosed) will likely be out for a week, according to coach Willie Desjardins.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2015-16

Vrbata was a revelation in his first season with Vancouver, recording 31 goals and 63 points in 79 games. The 34-year-old was an all-around fantasy stud in 2014-15 while skating on the top line with the Sedin twins, scoring nine power-play goals and seven-game-winners among his 267 shots on goal – the 10th-highest total in the NHL. Skating alongside two of the best playmakers in the league, it’s very likely Vrbata has another very productive fantasy season in 2015. While he doesn’t pick up many PIM, the sniper loves to shoot, and his 30-goal potential makes him one of the top wingers in fantasy entering the upcoming season. There's no reason he can't exceed the 30-goal mark once again with those uber-talented linemates feeding him the puck.

2014-15

After spending the last four seasons with the offensively-challenged Coyotes, Vrbata signed a two-year deal in the summer to join forces with the Canucks. The 33-year-old sniper will get a chance to play with two of the more dynamic playmakers in the game in Henrik and Daniel Sedin, though the twins have both noticed diminished effectiveness the last couple of seasons. Vrbata is coming off a solid 2013-2014 campaign in which he netted 20 goals and 31 assists and was especially dominant on the power play, where his career-high 21 power-play points (10 goals) made Phoenix one of the better teams in the league with the man advantage. With his shot still proving lethal and the chance to play with some more talented linemates in Vancouver, Vrbata could see his point totals climb in his first season as a Canuck.

2013-14

Vrbata battled a nagging foot injury and streakiness in 34 games last season, posting 28 points but just 12 goals. And three of those goals came in a four-point outburst on the last game of the season. It's highly likely that he missed the offensive talents of the departed Ray Whitney, but will benefit this season with the arrival of Mike Ribeiro. It's not unreasonable to expect Vrbata to return to the 60-point mark in 2012-13 as long as he can stay healthy.

2012-13

Vrbata had a fantastic 2011-12 campaign with 62 points (35 goals), the highest point production of his career. Injuries hampered his performance in the postseason and with the departure of linemate Ray Whitney, there's some concern that Vrbata's offensive output may dip in 2012-13. That said, he has been good for at least 40 points annually since joining the Coyotes prior to 2009 and that should be his floor next season.

2011-12

Vrbata had a solid 2010-11 campaign and was rewarded by Phoenix with a three-year, $9 million payday in July. The winger tallied 48 points (19 G, 29 A) through 79 games. Perhaps most important to the Coyotes was Vrbata's 10 power-play scores, an area which the desert dogs struggled in for much of the season. Vrbata will continue to be called on to provide a scoring weapon for the Coyotes and a 20-goal, 30-assist season should be within reach.

2010-11

After returning to the Coyotes in 2009 via a trade, Vrbata became an integral part of the scoring committee and put up 43 points (24G 19A). During his first tenure with the Coyotes, he was tagged as a streaky player where he would go weeks without scoring a goal. For 2010-11, he has the potential to continue that scoring touch and put up points in the 40-50 range, provided that he can stay consistent.

2009-10

Vrbata returns to the scene of his most successful professional season after coming back to Phoenix in a trade with Tampa Bay. Vrbata didn't play much hockey between his three stops in Tampa and two Czech Republic club teams last season, but, if he can look at 2008-2009 as a lost year, and return to his 56 point (27 G, 29 A) form from his 2007-2008 campaign with the Coyotes, Phoenix will be much improved.

2008-09

In fantasy hockey, there are drivers and there are passengers. Drivers put up points no matter who they’re with; passengers get points because of the guy who’s driving. Vrbata is a passenger. But that doesn’t necessarily mean he won’t produce this year. Fantasy pundits seem to be split on him. Several say playing with the Bolts boosts his value; others see just a single goal in his last 22 games last year. He’ll skate with Steven Stamkos and Ryan Malone so the opportunity will be there. A 30-goal, 60-point season is possible. But he’s a risk.

2006-07

One of the best acquisitions for the Hawks in 2005-06 as they grabbed Vrbata from the Hurricanes. Accumulated 13 goals and 21 assists in 45 games for the Hawks and could be a sleeper pick this season although his numbers might not be as impressive with the Hawks additions in the offseason.

2005-06

Vrbata will likely continue to improve his scoring statistics, but probably not by enough to warrant a pick in your draft. Expect something on the order of 30 points and a significantly negative +/- rating.

2004-05