New Jersey Devils

Patrik Elias
current status: Knee injury, injured reserve
Birth Date:April 13, 1976 (39 years old)
Place of Birth:Trebic, CZE
Experience:19 years
Drafted:Drafted by New Jersey in 1994 (2/51).
Scouting Report
Assets: Sees the ice incredibly well, skates superbly and plays a clever game of hockey. Has terrific hand/eye coordination, good goal-scoring instincts and excellent puck-distribution skills. Can play both wing and center.
Flaws: Is somewhat soft in the corners and can be accused of playing a peripheral game at times. Has become more prone to injury over time, which has led to a bit of a decline in production. Isn't a physical player at all.
Career Potential: Versatile, savvy scoring forward.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup 2002-03 (New Jersey), 1999-00 (New Jersey)
NHL Bud Light Plus/Minus Award 2000-01 (shared with Joe Sakic)
NHL First All-Star Team 2000-01
NHL All-Rookie Team 1997-98
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2010-11, 2001-02, 1999-00
Olympic Olympic Bronze Medal 2006 (Czech Republic)

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