Vitek Vanecek
23-Year-Old GoalieG
2018 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Vitek Vanecek in 2018. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
$Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Capitals in July of 2014. The deal carries a cap hit of $775,833 per season.
Returned to minor-league affiliate
GWashington Capitals  Minors
April 19, 2019
The Capitals reassigned Vanecek to AHL Hershey on Friday.
ANALYSIS
Teams generally carry three goaltenders on their rosters during the postseason, so although Vanecek will head to the minors for now, it wouldn't be surprising to see him back with the big club sooner rather than later.
Read More News
NHL Stats
Loading Goalie Stats...
NHL Game Log
Calculate Stats Over Time
Just click on any two dates.
Scoring
FanDuel
DraftKings
Yahoo DFS
FantasyDraft
Head2Head
Loading Goalie Game Log...
2018–19 Time On Ice Stats
  • Average Time On Ice:
    0:00
Capitals Depth Chart
Our full team depth charts are reserved for RotoWire subscribers.
Subscribe Now
Recent RotoWire Articles Featuring Vitek Vanecek
Prospects Analysis: Season Preview
September 16, 2017
Jon Litterine previews each team's top-10 prospects. Mathew Barzal led the Seattle Thunderbirds to the WHL title last season. What can he do for the Islanders this year?
Prospects Analysis: Metropolitan Division Breakdown
October 5, 2016
Jon Litterine provides his top 10 prospects for every team in the Metropolitan Division, with exciting rookie Pavel Zacha topping the Devils' list.
Prospects Analysis: World Jr.'s Preview
December 24, 2015
Jon Litterine previews the greatest hockey tournament in the world where Auston Matthews, the likely No. 1 pick in next year's NHL draft, looks to lead Team USA to victory.
The Kids' Table: Final Pre-WJC Thoughts
December 23, 2015
Ben Zweiman offers one final preview of the upcoming World Junior Championship, focusing on fantasy prospects like Vancouver's Jake Virtanen.
Prospects Analysis: Metropolitan Division
September 14, 2015
Jon Litterine continues his tour of each division's top prospects with the Metropolitan Division where Jakub Vrana tops the list for the Capitals.
More Fantasy News
Back with parent club
GWashington Capitals  Minors
April 14, 2019
Vanecek was recalled from AHL Hershey on Sunday, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Saves three of four Thursday
GWashington Capitals  Minors
September 20, 2018
Vanecek stopped three of four shots in relief of Pheonix Copley during Thursday's 5-2 preseason loss to Montreal.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Perfect in shootout loss Sunday
GWashington Capitals  Minors
September 17, 2018
Vanecek stopped all 12 shots faced during Sunday's 2-1 shootout loss to the Bruins.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Sidelined with lower-body injury
GWashington Capitals  Minors
Lower Body
September 19, 2017
Vanecek did not practice Tuesday after sustaining a lower-body injury, Isabelle Khurshudyan of the Washington Post reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Allows three goals in preseason debut
GWashington Capitals  Minors
September 19, 2017
Vanecek allowed three goals on 17 shots in Monday's 4-1 loss to the Devils.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.