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Tomas Zaborsky a.k.a. "Tomáš Záborský"

Player Facts
  • Position
    LW
  • Height
    6'0" / 182 cm
  • Weight
    196 lbs / 89 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract
    18/19

A natural scorer with great hands and vision, Zaborsky is a pure offensive forward. His defensive game could use some improvement. Doesn't play a physical or tough game.

Uncle: Juraj Durco
Brother: Matus Zaborsky

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2003-04 HK Dukla Trencin U18 Slovakia U18 46 20 12 32 8 | Playoffs 7 4 2 6 4
2004-05 HK Dukla Trencin U18 Slovakia U18 46 44 25 69 53 | Playoffs 7 4 4 8 39
HK Dukla Trencin U20 Slovakia U20 7 1 2 3 0 | Playoffs 1 0 1 1 0
2005-06 HK Dukla Trencin U20 Slovakia U20 42 39 22 61 18 | Playoffs 7 10 5 15 2
HK Dukla Trencin Slovakia 4 0 0 0 2 -1 |
HK 95 Povazska Bystrica Slovakia2 5 0 1 1 2 |
2006-07 Saginaw Spirit OHL 59 19 24 43 18 18 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 4 2
Slovakia U20 WJC-20 6 1 2 3 4 1 |
2007-08 Saginaw Spirit OHL 68 31 39 70 42 16 | Playoffs 4 2 1 3 2 -1
Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 2 0 1 1 0 -1 |
2008-09 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 8 1 2 3 2 5 |
Charlotte Checkers ECHL 28 4 8 12 14 1 |
Dayton Bombers ECHL 19 10 6 16 14 1 |
2009-10 Ässät Liiga 43 9 17 26 67 4 |
Slovakia (all) International 4 2 0 2 - |
2010-11 Ässät Liiga 47 23 10 33 6 16 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 0 -1
Slovakia (all) International 4 1 1 2 - |
2011-12 Ässät Liiga 52 35 24 59 41 22 |
2012-13 Avangard Omsk KHL 52 21 20 41 18 14 | Playoffs 12 2 2 4 -1 6
Slovakia WC 8 4 2 6 4 1 |
Slovakia (all) International 14 5 4 9 4 0 |
2013-14 Avangard Omsk KHL 14 4 3 7 2 -12 |
Salavat Yulaev Ufa KHL 31 8 5 13 4 2 | Playoffs 7 1 0 1 4 -2
Slovakia OG 3 0 1 1 0 0 |
Slovakia (all) International 6 0 1 1 0 0 |
2014-15 HIFK Liiga 60 15 32 47 18 -4 | Playoffs 8 4 4 8 16 1
2015-16 HIFK Liiga 55 27 21 48 55 17 | Playoffs 17 3 7 10 26 2
2016-17 Brynäs IF SHL 12 2 2 4 2 -4 | Playoffs 11 4 2 6 2 -3
2017-18 Tappara Liiga 58 10 13 23 8 5 | Playoffs 16 2 6 8 6 2
2018-19 Tappara Liiga 14 6 10 16 4 7 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2013-14 Slovakia Deutschland Cup 3 0 0 0 0 0 |
2014-15 HIFK Champions HL 10 7 3 10 24 6 |
2015-16 HIFK Champions HL 4 1 0 1 4 -2 |
2017-18 Tappara Champions HL 7 1 7 8 4 9 |
2018-19 Tappara Champions HL 5 2 3 5 2 3 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 10 1 3 4 0.40 2 4 |
Champions HL 26 11 13 24 0.92 34 16 |
Deutschland Cup 3 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 |
ECHL 47 14 14 28 0.60 28 2 |
International 28 8 6 14 0.50 4 0 |
KHL 97 33 28 61 0.63 24 4 | 19 3 2 5 0.26 3 4
Liiga 329 125 127 252 0.77 199 67 | 47 9 17 26 0.55 48 4
OG 3 0 1 1 0.33 0 0 |
OHL 127 50 63 113 0.89 60 34 | 10 3 3 6 0.60 6 1
SHL 12 2 2 4 0.33 2 -4 | 11 4 2 6 0.55 2 -3
Slovakia 4 0 0 0 0.00 2 -1 |
Slovakia U18 92 64 37 101 1.10 61 | 14 8 6 14 1.00 43
Slovakia U20 49 40 24 64 1.31 18 | 8 10 6 16 2.00 2
Slovakia2 5 0 1 1 0.20 2 |
WC 8 4 2 6 0.75 4 1 |
WJC-20 6 1 2 3 0.50 4 1 |
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/19/2017
06/19/2017 Confirmed Brynäs IF Tappara
05/16/2016
05/16/2016 Confirmed HIFK Brynäs IF
05/20/2015
05/20/2015 Confirmed Salavat Yulaev Ufa HC Slovan Bratislava
02/28/2015
02/28/2015 Extension HIFK HIFK
08/11/2014
08/11/2014 Confirmed Salavat Yulaev Ufa HIFK
10/15/2013
10/15/2013 Confirmed Avangard Omsk Salavat Yulaev Ufa
06/01/2012
06/01/2012 Confirmed Ässät Avangard Omsk
02/14/2011
02/14/2011 Extension Ässät Ässät
10/09/2010
10/09/2010 Loan Anaheim Ducks Ässät
07/19/2010
07/19/2010 Confirmed New York Rangers Anaheim Ducks
10/13/2009
10/13/2009 Loan New York Rangers Ässät
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2006, 1 #36 overall by Saginaw Spirit in the CHL Import Draft

Cult/Star player for Ässät


- 2015-05-20 • Salavat Yulaev Ufa traded player rights to HC Slovan Bratislava in exchange for 2015 fifth-round draft pick

Career transactions
- 2016-05-16 • Signed to a one-year contract by Brynäs IF
- 2015-02-28 • Signed to a one-year contract extension by HIFK
- 2014-08-11 • Signed to a one-year contract by HIFK
- 2013-10-15 • Traded to Salavat Yulaev Ufa by Avangard Omsk in exchange for Stefan Ruzicka
- 2012-06-01 • Signed to a two-year contract by Avangard Omsk
- 2011-02-14 • Signed to a one-year contract extension with Ässät
- 2010-10-09 • Signed to a one-year contract by Ässät (Loaned by the Anaheim Ducks)
- 2010-07-19 • Traded to the Anaheim Ducks by the New York Rangers in exchange for Matt McCue
- 2009-11-30 • Signed to a one-year contract by Ässät (Loaned by the New York Rangers)
- 2009-10-13 • Signed to a try-out contract by Ässät
- 2008-06-02 • Signed to a three-year entry-level contract by the New York Rangers
- 2008-04-02 • Signed to a try-out contract by the Hartford Wolf Pack
- 2007-04-10 • Released by the Hartford Wolf Pack
- 2007-04-04 • Signed to a try-out contract by the Hartford Wolf Pack
- 2006-2008 • Played in Saginaw Spirit(OHL)
Career assignments
- 2010-10-01 • Assigned to the Elmira Jackals (ECHL) by the Anaheim Ducks
- 2009-02-12 • Assigned to the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL) by the New York Rangers
- 2009-01-02 • Assigned to the Dayton Bombers (ECHL) by the New York Rangers
- 2008-12-30 • Assigned to the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL) by the New York Rangers
- 2008-10-06 • Assigned to the Charlotte Checkers (ECHL) by the New York Rangers
- 2008-09-26 • Assigned to the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL) by the New York Rangers

Other memorable dates
- 2014-01-07 • Selected to Slovakia National Team Olympic roster
- 2013-April • Selected to Slovakia National Team World Championship roster
- 2012-09-04 • Made KHL debut and scored first KHL goal at the same game. Goal was (assisted by M.Skoula and A.Frolov), vs. Dynamo Moskva(A.Yeryomenko)+/-: +1 S: 2 TOI: 18:24
- 2009-10-16 • Made Liiga debut (vs.Jokerit) and scored first Liiga points at the same (1+1)
- 2009-02-20 • Scored first AHL goal (assisted by T.Pyatt and M.Ouellette), vs. the Lowell Devils(D.Caruso)
- 2008-04-05 • Made AHL debut against the Portland Pirates and scored first AHL assist point at the same game
- 2006-10-07 • Scored first OHL points (1+2) against Ottawa 67's
- 2006-09-22 • Made OHL debut (vs.London Knights)

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