Marek Zidlicky a.k.a. "Marek Židlický"
Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    5'10" / 179 cm
  • Weight
    190 lbs / 86 kg
  • Shoots
    R
  • Status
    Retired

An offensively excellent defenseman. Fantastic stickhandling. Reads the game well. A very good passer with a good shot. Excellent on powerplay. (Matias Strozyk)

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1993-94 Rytiri Kladno U18 Czech U18 - - - - - |
1994-95 HC Kladno Czech 30 2 2 4 36 -4 | Playoffs 11 1 1 2 12 -3
Czech Republic U20 WJC-20 7 0 2 2 31 |
1995-96 HC Kladno Czech 37 4 5 9 74 -5 | Playoffs 7 1 1 2 8 1
1996-97 HC Kladno Czech 49 5 16 21 60 -6 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0 -3
Czech Republic U20 WJC-20 7 0 5 5 12 |
1997-98 HC Kladno Czech 51 2 13 15 119 -16 |
1998-99 HC Kladno Czech 50 10 12 22 92 -22 |
Czech Republic (all) International 2 0 - - - |
1999-00 HIFK Liiga 47 4 16 20 66 20 | Playoffs 9 3 2 5 24 0
2000-01 HIFK Liiga 51 12 25 37 146 12 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 6 0
Czech Republic EHT 3 0 0 0 16 -3 |
Czech Republic (all) International 3 0 0 0 16 |
2001-02 HIFK Liiga 56 11 29 40 107 7 |
Czech Republic EHT 10 0 1 1 6 0 |
Czech Republic (all) International 16 1 2 3 14 |
2002-03 HIFK Liiga 54 10 37 47 79 13 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 4 -3
Czech Republic EHT 4 0 0 0 4 -1 |
Czech Republic (all) International 13 0 2 2 55 |
2003-04 Nashville Predators NHL 82 14 39 53 82 -16 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0
Czech Republic WCup 5 3 1 4 2 3 |
Czech Republic (all) International 5 3 1 4 2 |
2004-05 HIFK Liiga 49 11 20 31 91 2 | Playoffs 5 0 3 3 14 0
Czech Republic WC 9 1 3 4 18 8 |
Czech Republic (all) International 22 5 7 12 26 |
2005-06 Nashville Predators NHL 67 12 37 49 82 8 | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 2 0
Czech Republic OG 7 4 1 5 16 0 |
Czech Republic (all) International 7 4 1 5 16 |
2006-07 Nashville Predators NHL 79 4 26 30 72 8 | Playoffs 5 0 2 2 4 -1
Czech Republic WC 7 1 5 6 6 -3 |
Czech Republic (all) International 7 1 5 6 6 |
2007-08 Nashville Predators NHL 79 5 38 43 63 -5 | Playoffs 6 0 3 3 8 -2
Czech Republic WC 7 1 4 5 6 4 |
Czech Republic (all) International 7 1 4 5 6 |
2008-09 Minnesota Wild NHL 76 12 30 42 76 -12 |
Czech Republic “C” WC 7 0 1 1 6 -1 |
Czech Republic (all) International 7 0 1 1 6 |
2009-10 Minnesota Wild NHL 78 6 37 43 67 -16 |
Czech Republic OG 5 0 5 5 2 -3 |
Czech Republic (all) International 5 0 5 5 2 |
2010-11 Minnesota Wild NHL 46 7 17 24 30 -6 |
Czech Republic WC 9 1 4 5 6 4 |
Czech Republic (all) International 10 1 4 5 8 0 |
2011-12 Minnesota Wild NHL 41 0 14 14 24 -6 |
New Jersey Devils NHL 22 2 6 8 10 0 | Playoffs 24 1 8 9 22 -2
2012-13 Rytiri Kladno Czech 25 3 22 25 28 14 |
New Jersey Devils NHL 48 4 15 19 38 -12 |
Czech Republic EHT 1 0 1 1 12 1 |
Czech Republic WC 2 0 0 0 0 0 |
Czech Republic (all) International 3 0 1 1 12 1 |
2013-14 New Jersey Devils NHL 81 12 30 42 60 -3 |
Czech Republic OG 5 2 2 4 8 2 |
Czech Republic (all) International 5 2 2 4 8 2 |
2014-15 New Jersey Devils NHL 63 4 19 23 42 -7 |
Detroit Red Wings NHL 21 3 8 11 14 -2 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 4 0
2015-16 New York Islanders NHL 53 4 12 16 20 5 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 4 2
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1999-00 HIFK Euro HL 4 2 2 4 10 -2 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 1
2004-05 HIFK Spengler Cup 4 0 0 0 8 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Czech 242 26 70 96 0.40 409 -39 | 20 2 2 4 0.20 20 -5
Czech U18 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 |
EHT 18 0 2 2 0.11 38 -3 |
Euro HL 4 2 2 4 1.00 10 -2 | 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 1
International 112 18 35 53 0.47 177 3 |
Liiga 257 48 127 175 0.68 489 54 | 23 3 6 9 0.39 48 -3
NHL 836 89 328 417 0.50 680 -64 | 49 1 15 16 0.33 44 -3
OG 17 6 8 14 0.82 26 -1 |
Spengler Cup 4 0 0 0 0.00 8 0 |
WC 41 4 17 21 0.51 42 12 |
WCup 5 3 1 4 0.80 2 3 |
WJC-20 14 0 7 7 0.50 43 0 |
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
09/19/2015
09/19/2015 Confirmed Detroit Red Wings New York Islanders
03/02/2015
03/02/2015 Confirmed New Jersey Devils Detroit Red Wings
06/03/2014
06/03/2014 Extension New Jersey Devils New Jersey Devils
07/10/2013
07/10/2013 Extension New Jersey Devils New Jersey Devils
09/19/2012
09/19/2012 Confirmed New Jersey Devils Rytiri Kladno
02/24/2012
02/24/2012 Confirmed Minnesota Wild New Jersey Devils
03/02/2010
03/02/2010 Extension Minnesota Wild Minnesota Wild
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Czech Republic

Cult/Star player for HIFK

Cult/Star player for Minnesota Wild

Cult/Star player for Nashville Predators

Zidlicky now coaches minor hockey in New Jersey. http://www.njavalanche.pointstreaksites.com/view/njavalanche/about-us/coaching-staff

Career transactions
- 2015-09-19 • Signed as a free agent by the New York Islanders
- 2015-03-02 • Traded to the Detroit Red Wings for a 2016 3rd round pick (later traded to Pittsburgh - Connor Hall)
- 2012-09-19 • Signed to a lockout contract by HC Kladno
- 2012-02-24 • Traded to New Jersey by Minnesota for Kurtis Foster, Nick Palmieri, Stéphane Veilleux, a 2nd round pick in 2012 (via Washington) (Raphaël Bussières) & a conditional pick in 2013
- 2010-03-02 • Re-signed by the Minnesota Wild to a 3 year contract extension
- 2008-07-01 • Traded to Minnesota by Nashville for Ryan Jones & a 2nd round pick in 2009 (Charles-Olivier Roussel)
- 2006-05-08 • Re-signed by the Nashville Predators to a 4 year contract extension
- 2004-09-17 • Signed to a lockout contract by HIFK
- 2002-12-12 • Traded to Nashville Predators by NY Rangers with Rem Murray and Tomas Kloucek for Mike Dunham