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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

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AWAY
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STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 MTL 62 41 16 5 171 135 87
2 NYI 64 41 21 2 205 179 84
3 NYR 61 38 17 6 192 152 82
4 TBL 63 38 19 6 207 167 82
5 DET 61 35 15 11 180 159 81
6 PIT 61 35 17 9 176 152 79
7 WSH 63 33 20 10 184 159 76
8 BOS 62 31 22 9 165 161 71
9 FLA 62 27 22 13 150 175 67
10 PHI 63 27 25 11 168 183 65
11 OTT 60 27 23 10 171 163 64
12 NJD 63 26 27 10 141 164 62
13 CBJ 61 26 31 4 157 191 56
14 CAR 61 24 30 7 142 162 55
15 TOR 62 25 32 5 170 189 55
16 BUF 63 19 39 5 123 212 43

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
M. Cammalleri 51 23 10 4 33
A. Henrique 56 12 20 -1 32
P. Elias 53 10 16 -13 26
S. Gomez 39 5 18 -9 23
M. Zidlicky 63 4 19 -7 23
T. Zajac 55 10 10 -4 20
S. Bernier 48 10 8 1 18
M. Ryder 44 6 12 -2 18
A. Larsson 45 2 16 3 18
M. Havlat 38 5 9 -12 14
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Schneider 23 23 6 .927 2.19
K. Kinkaid 3 4 3 .915 2.59