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Jakub Vrana

21-Year-Old Right Wing – Washington Capitals

2016-17 NHL Stats

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2016-17 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

The 13th overall pick from the 2014 NHL Draft, Vrana was expected to take a major step forward in his development with the AHL's Hershey Bears. Those expectations appeared to be dashed when the Czech Republic native suffered a wrist injury early in the season that caused him...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 195   DOB: 2/28/1996   BORN: Prague, Czech Republic   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #13 Overall in 2014   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Capitals in July of 2014. The deal carries a cap hit of $925,000 per season.

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Vrana will have to fight hard for an Opening Night roster spot with the Capitals, CSN Mid-Atlantic reports. "He's going to have to earn it," Capitals GM Brian MacLellan said. "We're not going to give it to him. He has the potential to do it but his performance will dictate that."

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Jakub Vrana 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
2014-15 18 AHL HER 3 0 5 5 2 0 0 0
2015-16 19 AHL HER 36 16 18 34 7 20 0 5
2016-17 20 NHL WAS 21 3 3 6 2 2 32 9.4 2 0 11:07 3 1 4 1:48 6 7
2016-17 20 AHL HER 49 19 17 36 12 28 0 4

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Jakub Vrana – Playing Time Overview

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2016-17 Time On Ice Stats

11:07

Average Time On Ice

On average, Jakub Vrana was on the ice for 11:07.

1:48

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Jakub Vrana was on the ice for 1:48 during power plays.

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Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Jakub Vrana was on the ice for 0:00 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2016-17 11:07 1:48 0:00

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2016-17 NHL Game Log   Jakub Vrana
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 5 NYR Did Not Play
Apr 4 TOR@TOR Did Not Play
Apr 2 CLM@CLM Did Not Play
Mar 31 ARI@ARI Did Not Play
Mar 29 COL@COL Did Not Play
Mar 28 MIN@MIN Did Not Play
Mar 16 NAS 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 10:52 1:18
Mar 14 MIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 9:56 3:23
Mar 12 ANA@ANA 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 7:40 1:20
Mar 11 LOS@LOS 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 100.0 1 0 8:03 1:37
Mar 9 SAN@SAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 11:40 3:22
Mar 6 DAL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 1 1 13:21 3:55
Mar 4 PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 11:03 3:00
Mar 2 NJD 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 25.0 0 0 10:13 2:51
Feb 28 NYR@NYR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 9:27 0:00
Feb 18 DET@DET Did Not Play
Feb 4 MON@MON Did Not Play
Dec 31 NJD@NJD Did Not Play
Dec 29 NJD Did Not Play
Dec 27 NYI@NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 10:14 1:42
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Dec 23 TAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 12:14 0:48
Dec 21 PHI@PHI 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 11:36 0:51
Dec 17 MON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 15:30 3:34
Dec 16 CAR@CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 8:32 0:00
Dec 13 NYI@NYI 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 1 9:34 1:03
Dec 11 VAN 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 1 11:23 3:01
Dec 9 BUF@BUF 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 100.0 0 0 8:12 1:07
Dec 7 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 12:58 0:54
Dec 5 BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 1 11:58 1:07
Dec 3 TAM@TAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 18:41 3:03
Dec 1 NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 10:10 0:00

Jakub Vrana: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Vrana was reassigned to AHL Hershey on Friday.

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Vrana scored a goal in Saturday's 4-2 loss to the Kings.

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Vrana scored the only goal of Thursday's 1-0 win over New Jersey, converting on a power play 7:21 into the third period.

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Vrana will be in the lineup Tuesday against the Rangers, Tarik El-Bashir of CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

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Vrana was recalled from AHL Hershey on Tuesday, Tarik El-Bashir of CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

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Vrana was reassigned to AHL Hershey on Sunday.

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Vrana was summoned to the parent club from AHL Hershey on Friday.

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Vrana was demoted back to AHL Hersey on Sunday.

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Vrana was recalled from AHL Hershey on Friday.

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Vrana was demoted back to AHL Hershey on Sunday, Isabelle Khurshudyan of the Washington Post reports.

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Vrana picked up his first two NHL assists -- one on the power play -- in Tuesday's win over the Islanders.

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Vrana scored his first career goal on the power play in the second period of Friday's win over Buffalo.

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2016-17

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2015-16

Vrana is a speedy, shifty winger who knows how to snipe – he’s a natural goal scorer with good hockey sense. He spent last season playing with Linkoping in Sweden and delivered 12 goals and 12 assists in 44 games as a 19-year-old. Vrana hit North American ice right at the end of the season and immediately made a dent, totaling five assists in three regular-season games with Hershey, then two goals and four assists in 10 playoff games. He’ll start this season in the AHL unless he knocks the jocks off the Caps’ brass in training camp. That’s possible, but not very likely. A year or two in the A will help him learn to play tough along the wall, use his linemates and build some muscle. But it won’t take more than a few seasons for Vrana to ascend to a job in D.C. Dynasty-league owners should monitor his game or stash him if they have really deep rosters. Otherwise, play the waiting game.

2014-15

A bit of a surprise selection for the Capitals in June’s draft, Vrana adds more top-flight offensive talent to an organization swimming with potential blue-chip point producers. A potential top-five selection heading into last season, Vrana was inconsistent during his regular season with Linkoping of the Swedish Elite League. However, Vrana turned heads at the IIHF Under-18 Championships, and his dominant performance was enough for the Capitals to take him with the 13th overall pick. Recently signed to a three-year extension by Linkoping, the Capitals appear content to let Vrana develop overseas in 2014-15, with the aim of getting him to North America in the next year or so. Possessing an NHL-caliber shot and Marian Gaborik-like upside, Vrana has all the tools to be an outstanding fantasy player once he’s further along in the development process.