Patrik Eliáš

Czech Ice Hockey Player
Born Apr 13, 1976

Patrik Eliáš is a Czech professional hockey left winger and alternate captain for the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League. A long-time Devil and currently the team's longest-tenured skater, Eliáš is the franchise's all-time leading scorer of points and goals, while also holding franchise records for most points in a season (96) and most career game-winning goals (74).… Read More

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  • Patrik Elias, Link To Devils’ Glory Days, Contemplates An End
    NYTimes - Apr 09, 2016
  • Elias Scores In Ot To Push Devils Past Stars 3 2
    NYTimes - Jan 31, 2014
  • Rangers Defeat Devils, 7 3, At Yankee Stadium
    Bronx News - Jan 27, 2014
  • National Hockey League Game Capsules
    Fox News - Jan 26, 2014


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Patrik Eliáš.


1976 Birth Born on April 13, 1976.


1994 18 Years Old Eliáš was drafted by the New Jersey Devils in the second round, 51st overall, in the 1994 NHL Entry Draft.


1999 23 Years Old Along with Petr Sýkora and Jason Arnott, he helped lead the team to the 1999–2000 Stanley Cup championship. … Read More
2003 27 Years Old Two years later he played a key role in New Jersey 2003 Stanley Cup victory recording 7 points (3+4) in the finals against Anaheim Ducks
2004 28 Years Old During the 2004–05 NHL lockout, he played hockey in Russia for the Metallurg Magnitogorsk.
2005 29 Years Old Three months into the 2005–06 season, Eliáš made his first appearance of the season on January 3, 2006, against the Florida Panthers, after missing 39 games due to Hepatitis A, resuming his role as an alternate captain (replacing Alexander Mogilny). … Read More


In the first game of the 2006 playoffs against the New York Rangers, he became the tenth player to score six points in an NHL playoff game, with two goals and four assists.
However, at the start of the 2007–08 season, Eliáš was stripped of the captaincy by incoming coach Brent Sutter.
On March 17, 2009, Eliáš became the Devils' all-time leading scorer by recording his 702nd regular season point, an assist on Brian Gionta's shorthanded goal. … Read More
2010 34 Years Old 1 More Event
Despite a weak first half by the Devils during the 2010–11 season, Eliáš was selected to be the Devils sole representative at the 2011 NHL All-Star Game in Raleigh, North Carolina. … Read More
2011 35 Years Old 1 More Event
On February 19, 2011, Eliáš recorded the 800th point of his career with his third assist of the game against the Carolina Hurricanes. … Read More
2012 - 2013 2 More Events
2015 39 Years Old 1 More Event
On January 6, 2015, Eliáš became the 82nd player in NHL history to recorded 1,000 career points in a 4–1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres. … Read More
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