Pavol Demitra

Player Facts
  • Position
    C
  • Height
    6'0" / 183 cm
  • Weight
    205 lbs / 93 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract
    -

An offensively skilled forward who could play as a center and winger. A fast skater and good passer. A good finisher and reliable goal scorer. A creative player with a fast shot. (Matias Strozyk)

Nephew : Martin Jakubek

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1991-92 MHK Dubnica Czech2 28 13 10 23 12 |
Czechoslovakia U18 EJC-18 6 4 8 12 2 |
1992-93 HK Dukla Trencin Czech 46 10 18 28 - |
MHK Dubnica Czech2 4 3 0 3 - |
Czechoslovakia U20 WJC-20 7 4 4 8 8 5 |
1993-94 Ottawa Senators NHL 12 1 1 2 4 -7 |
Prince Edward Island Senators AHL 41 18 23 41 8 -13 |
1994-95 Ottawa Senators NHL 16 4 3 7 0 -4 |
Prince Edward Island Senators AHL 61 26 48 74 23 20 | Playoffs 5 0 7 7 0 -1
1995-96 Ottawa Senators NHL 31 7 10 17 6 -3 |
Prince Edward Island Senators AHL 48 28 53 81 44 -4 |
Slovakia WCup 3 0 0 0 2 |
Slovakia WC 5 1 2 3 2 |
1996-97 HK Dukla Trencin Slovakia 1 1 1 2 0 3 |
St. Louis Blues NHL 8 3 0 3 2 0 | Playoffs 6 1 3 4 6 3
Las Vegas Thunder IHL 22 8 13 21 10 7 |
Grand Rapids Griffins IHL 42 20 30 50 24 6 |
1997-98 St. Louis Blues NHL 61 22 30 52 22 11 | Playoffs 10 3 3 6 2 -3
1998-99 St. Louis Blues NHL 82 37 52 89 16 13 | Playoffs 13 5 4 9 4 -5
1999-00 St. Louis Blues NHL 71 28 47 75 8 34 |
2000-01 St. Louis Blues NHL 44 20 25 45 16 27 | Playoffs 15 2 4 6 2 3
2001-02 St. Louis Blues NHL 82 35 43 78 46 13 | Playoffs 10 4 7 11 6 3
Slovakia OG 2 1 2 3 2 1 |
Slovakia (all) International 2 1 2 3 2 1 |
2002-03 St. Louis Blues NHL 78 36 57 93 32 0 | Playoffs 7 2 4 6 2 2
Slovakia WC 5 2 2 4 4 2 |
2003-04 St. Louis Blues NHL 69 23 35 58 18 1 | Playoffs 5 1 0 1 4 1
Slovakia “A” WCup 4 0 2 2 2 -2 |
Slovakia “A” WC 9 4 4 8 4 5 |
2004-05 HK Dukla Trencin Slovakia 54 28 54 82 39 49 | Playoffs 12 4 13 17 14 6
Slovakia WC 7 2 5 7 2 4 |
2005-06 Los Angeles Kings NHL 58 25 37 62 42 21 |
Slovakia “C” OG 6 2 5 7 2 10 |
2006-07 Minnesota Wild NHL 71 25 39 64 28 0 | Playoffs 5 1 3 4 0 -1
Slovakia “A” WC 6 2 2 4 12 0 |
Slovakia (all) International 6 2 2 4 12 0 |
2007-08 Minnesota Wild “C” NHL 68 15 39 54 24 9 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 2 0
2008-09 Vancouver Canucks NHL 69 20 33 53 20 6 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 2 -2
2009-10 Vancouver Canucks NHL 28 3 13 16 0 3 | Playoffs 11 2 4 6 4 2
Slovakia “A” OG 7 3 7 10 2 0 |
Slovakia (all) International 7 3 7 10 2 0 |
2010-11 Lokomotiv Yaroslavl KHL 54 18 42 60 29 12 | Playoffs 18 6 15 21 4 7
Slovakia “C” WC 6 1 2 3 0 -2 |
Slovakia (all) International 9 3 7 10 - |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2004-05 HK Dukla Trencin ECC 2 0 1 1 2 -2 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 150 72 124 196 1.31 75 3 | 5 0 7 7 1.40 0 -1
Czech 46 10 18 28 0.61 0 0 |
Czech2 32 16 10 26 0.81 12 0 |
ECC 2 0 1 1 0.50 2 -2 |
EJC-18 6 4 8 12 2.00 2 0 |
IHL 64 28 43 71 1.11 34 13 |
International 24 9 18 27 1.13 16 1 |
KHL 54 18 42 60 1.11 29 12 | 18 6 15 21 1.17 4 7
NHL 848 304 464 768 0.91 284 124 | 94 23 36 59 0.63 34 3
OG 15 6 14 20 1.33 6 11 |
Slovakia 55 29 55 84 1.53 39 52 | 12 4 13 17 1.42 14 6
WC 38 12 17 29 0.76 24 9 |
WCup 7 0 2 2 0.29 4 -2 |
WJC-20 7 4 4 8 1.14 8 5 |
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
11/27/2010
11/27/2010 Extension Lokomotiv Yaroslavl Lokomotiv Yaroslavl
07/15/2010
07/15/2010 Confirmed Vancouver Canucks Lokomotiv Yaroslavl
Player Biography and Trivia

Number 38 retired by HK Dukla Trencin

Number 38 retired by Slovakia

Number 38 retired by Slovakia

Cult/Star player for HK Dukla Trencin

Cult/Star player for Lokomotiv Yaroslavl

Cult/Star player for Minnesota Wild

Cult/Star player for Prince Edward Island Senators

Cult/Star player for Slovakia

Cult/Star player for St. Louis Blues

Pavol was killed in the plane crash of September 7, 2011 that claimed the lives of several members of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl KHL team.