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Devils Sign D Karel Rachunek

Tuesday, 07.03.2007 / 12:56 PM / News
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Devils Sign D Karel Rachunek



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The New Jersey Devils today added to its defensive corps by signing unrestricted free agent Karel Rachunek. The announcement was made by Devils’ CEO/President/General Manager Lou Lamoriello. As per club policy, no further terms were disclosed.

“Karel Rachunek is an experienced player who will add size and depth to our defense,” said Lamoriello.

Rachunek, 27, spent last season with the New York Rangers where he registered six goals and 20 assists for 26 points and 38 penalty minutes in 66 regular-season games. His six-season totals show 18 goals and 109 assists for 127 points and 187 penalty minutes in 324 career regular-season games with Ottawa and New York. Rachunek was acquired by the Rangers on March 9, 2004, after four seasons with the Senators. In addition, he spent the 2004-05 season with Znojemsti Excalibur in the Czech League (21 games) and Yaroslavl Lokomotiv in the Russian League (27 games), and 2005-06 with Yaroslavl. The 6’2”, 220 lb. defenseman was originally drafted by Ottawa with their eighth choice, 229th overall in the 1997 NHL Entry Draft.


Karel Rachunek                                                                                                   

Born, Zlin, Czech Republic, August 27, 1979;  Shoots right.  6'2", 220 lbs.;  Ottawa’s 8th choice, 229th overall in 1997 Entry Draft. |

Regular Season

YEAR TEAM LEAGUE
GP
G
A
PTS
+/?
PIM
1995-96 AC ZPS Zlin Cze.Jr.
38
8
11
19
-
-
1991-92 AC ZPS Zlin Cze.Jr.
27
2
11
13
-
-
1997-98 Zlin Cze. Rep.
27
1
2
3
-
16
1998-99 Zlin Cze. Rep.
39
3
9
12
-
88
  Czech Rep. WJC-A
6
1
3
4
-
4
1999-00 Ottawa NHL
6
0
0
0
0
2
  Grand Rapids IHL
62
6
20
26
-
64
2000-01 Ottawa NHL
71
3
30
33
17
60
2001-02 Ottawa NHL
51
3
15
18
7
24
2002-03 Yaroslavl Rus.
9
3
0
3
-
8
  Ottawa NHL
58
4
25
29
23
30
  Binghamton AHL
6
0
2
2
-
10
2003-04 Ottawa NHL
60
1
16
17
17
29
  NY Rangers NHL
12
1
3
4
-9
4
2004-05 Znojmo Cze. Rep.
21
5
6
11
-
55
  Yaroslavl Rus.
27
6
8
14
-
69
2005-06 Yaroslavl Rus.
45
11
16
27
-
73
2006-07 NY Rangers NHL
66
6
20
26
-9
38
  NHL TOTALS
324
18
109
127
46
187

Playoffs

YEAR TEAM LEAGUE
GP
G
A
PTS
PIM
1995-96 AC ZPS Zlin Cze.Jr.
-
-
-
-
-
1991-92 AC ZPS Zlin Cze.Jr.
-
-
-
-
-
1997-98 Zlin Cze. Rep.
-
-
-
-
-
1998-99 Zlin Cze. Rep.
6
0
0
0
-
  Czech Rep. WJC-A
-
-
-
-
-
1999-00 Ottawa NHL
-
-
-
-
-
  Grand Rapids IHL
9
0
5
5
6
2000-01 Ottawa NHL
3
0
0
0
0
2001-02 Ottawa NHL
-
-
-
-
-
2002-03 Yaroslavl Rus.
-
-
-
-
-
  Ottawa NHL
17
1
3
4
14
  Binghamton AHL
-
-
-
-
-
2003-04 Ottawa NHL
-
-
-
-
-
  NY Rangers NHL
-
-
-
-
-
2004-05 Znojmo Cze. Rep.
-
-
-
-
-
  Yaroslavl Rus.
9
2
0
2
6
2005-06 Yaroslavl Rus.
2
0
0
0
29
2006-07 NY Rangers NHL
6
0
4
4
2
  NHL TOTALS
26
1
7
8
16

Traded to NY Rangers by Ottawa with Alexandre Giroux for Greg de Vries, March 9. 2004.  Signed as a free agent by Znojmo (Czech Republic), September 6, 2004.  Signed as a free agent by Yaroslavl (Russia), November 1, 2004.  Signed as a free agent by DEVILS, July 3, 2007.


SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 MTL 7 6 1 0 22 21 12
2 TBL 7 4 2 1 21 14 9
3 OTT 5 4 1 0 14 10 8
4 WSH 5 3 0 2 18 11 8
5 DET 6 3 1 2 12 10 8
6 NYI 6 4 2 0 22 20 8
7 NYR 7 4 3 0 21 23 8
8 BOS 8 4 4 0 20 20 8
9 NJD 6 3 2 1 20 20 7
10 TOR 7 3 3 1 20 21 7
11 PIT 5 3 2 0 19 15 6
12 CBJ 5 3 2 0 15 12 6
13 FLA 6 2 2 2 9 14 6
14 PHI 7 2 3 2 22 28 6
15 CAR 5 0 3 2 11 18 2
16 BUF 6 1 5 0 8 22 2

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
M. Cammalleri 6 5 2 3 7
A. Henrique 6 3 4 4 7
D. Severson 6 3 2 5 5
M. Ryder 6 1 4 3 5
J. Jagr 6 1 4 -1 5
J. Merrill 6 1 2 0 3
R. Clowe 6 1 2 1 3
M. Havlat 5 1 2 -2 3
T. Zajac 6 1 2 0 3
P. Elias 6 1 2 -2 3
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Schneider 3 2 1 .898 3.13
S. Clemmensen 0 0 0 .857 3.53