Darcy Zajac

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Darcy Zajac
Born (1986-09-23) September 23, 1986 (age 28)
Winnipeg, MB, CAN
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 201 lb (91 kg; 14 st 5 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Right
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
New Jersey Devils
Albany Devils (AHL)
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2010–present

Darcy Zajac (born September 23, 1986) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who is currently playing with the Albany Devils of the American Hockey League while under contract to the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League.

Prior to turning professional, Zajac attended the University of North Dakota where he played NCAA Division 1 hockey with the North Dakota Fighting Sioux.[1]

On July 7, 2013, he signed a two-year, two-way contract with the New Jersey Devils, the first NHL contract of his career.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Zajac's father played hockey for three years at the University of Denver. Darcy's three brothers, Travis, Kelly, and Nolan all play ice hockey as well. He plays alongside Kelly in Albany (AHL), while Travis is a stalwart of parent club, the New Jersey Devils. Nolan, the only defenseman among the brothers, plays for the Denver Pioneers.[3]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2004–05 Salmon Arm Silverbacks BCHL 60 12 21 33 75 11 5 7 12 9
2005–06 Salmon Arm Silverbacks BCHL 57 37 43 80 76 10 6 4 10 12
2006–07 North Dakota Fighting Sioux WCHA 41 8 2 10 18
2007–08 North Dakota Fighting Sioux WCHA 41 3 5 8 46
2008–09 North Dakota Fighting Sioux WCHA 43 5 12 17 32
2009–10 North Dakota Fighting Sioux WCHA 41 8 11 19 49
2009–10 Adirondack Phantoms AHL 2 0 0 0 4
2010–11 Trenton Devils ECHL 32 6 17 23 35
2010–11 Albany Devils AHL 40 4 5 9 60
2011–12 Albany Devils AHL 66 8 16 24 86
2012–13 Albany Devils AHL 67 9 8 17 86
2013–14 Albany Devils AHL 19 1 5 6 43 4 0 0 0 0
2014–15 Albany Devils AHL 71 8 15 23 83
AHL totals 265 30 49 79 362 4 0 0 0 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Zajac's overtime goal lifts Fighting Sioux to 4–3 victory". North Dakota Fighting Sioux. 2010-02-13. Retrieved 2013-07-07. 
  2. ^ "Devils sign Zajac on two-year, two-way deal". AmericanHockeyBlog. 2013-07-07. Retrieved 2013-07-07. 
  3. ^ "Family Ties Run Deep At Devils Camp". Fox News. 2011-07-13. Retrieved 2011-07-15. 

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