ZDENO CHARA #33

Unsigned

Captain
Left Defense
Estimated Career Earnings : $97,993,695
BORN: March 18, 1977
BIRTHPLACE: Trencin, Slovakia
NATIONALITY: Slovakia
HEIGHT:
6'9"
206cm
WEIGHT:
250 lbs
113kg
SHOOTS:Left
AGE: 43
ELC SIGNING AGE: -
WAIVERS SIGNING AGE: -
DRAFT YEAR: 1996
DRAFTED OVERALL: 56
DRAFT ROUND: 3
DRAFTED BY: New York IslandersNYI

CONTRACT HISTORY

HISTORICAL SALARY
SOURCE: The Hockey News; USA Today
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
1999-00$875,000$875,000
2000-01$632,500$632,500
2001-02$1,100,000$1,100,000
2002-03$1,750,000$1,750,000
2003-04$2,400,000$2,400,000
TOTAL$0$0$0$0$6,757,500$6,757,500$0
STANDARD CONTRACT
COMPARE THIS CONTRACT
LENGTH: 2 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Ottawa SenatorsOttawa Senators
VALUE: $3,724,000
C.H.% : 4.77
SIGNING DATE: August 10, 2004
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2004-05NHL LOCKOUT / 24% ROLLBACK FOLLOWS
2005-06$1,862,000$1,862,000$0$0$3,724,000$3,724,000$3,724,000
TOTAL$3,724,000$3,724,000$0$0$3,724,000$3,724,000$3,724,000
STANDARD CONTRACT
COMPARE THIS CONTRACT
LENGTH: 5 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Boston BruinsBoston Bruins
VALUE: $37,500,000
C.H.% : 17.05
SIGNING DATE: July 2, 2006
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2006-07NTC$7,500,000$7,500,000$0$0$7,500,000$7,500,000$7,500,000
2007-08NTC$7,500,000$7,500,000$0$0$7,500,000$7,500,000$7,500,000
2008-09NTC$7,500,000$7,500,000$0$0$7,500,000$7,500,000$7,500,000
2009-10NTC$7,500,000$7,500,000$0$0$7,500,000$7,500,000$7,500,000
2010-11NTC$7,500,000$7,500,000$0$0$7,500,000$7,500,000$7,500,000
TOTAL$37,500,000$37,500,000$0$0$37,500,000$37,500,000$37,500,000
CLAUSE SOURCE: CapGeek
STANDARD CONTRACT (EXTENSION)
COMPARE THIS CONTRACT
LENGTH: 7 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Boston BruinsBoston Bruins
VALUE: $45,500,000
C.H.% : 11.64
SIGNING DATE: October 10, 2010
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2011-12NMC$6,916,667$6,916,667$0$1,000,000$7,500,000$8,500,000$8,500,000
2012-13NMC$6,916,667$6,916,667$0$0$6,000,000$6,000,000$6,000,000
2013-14NMC$6,916,667$6,916,667$0$0$8,000,000$8,000,000$8,000,000
2014-15NMC$6,916,667$6,916,667$0$0$7,000,000$7,000,000$7,000,000
2015-16NMC$6,916,667$6,916,667$0$0$7,000,000$7,000,000$7,000,000
2016-17NMC$6,916,667$6,916,667$0$0$5,000,000$5,000,000$5,000,000
2017-18NMC$4,000,000$4,000,000$0$0$4,000,000$4,000,000$4,000,000
TOTAL$45,500,002$45,500,002$0$1,000,000$44,500,000$45,500,000$45,500,000
CLAUSE SOURCE: CapGeek
CONTRACT NOTE: Due to the "Kovalchuk rule", Chara's final year cap hit is equal to his salary as he is aged 40 or older. This rule was removed in the 2012 CBA
35+ CONTRACT (EXTENSION)
COMPARE THIS CONTRACT
LENGTH: 1 YEAR
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Boston BruinsBoston Bruins
VALUE: $6,750,000
C.H.% : 6.67
SIGNING DATE: March 28, 2018
SOURCE: CapFriendly
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2018-19NMC$5,000,000$6,750,000$1,750,000$0$5,000,000$5,000,000$5,000,000
TOTAL$5,000,000$6,750,000$1,750,000$0$5,000,000$5,000,000$5,000,000
P. BONUS DETAILS: Games Played Bonus: $1,250,000 (10 gms) + Playoff Qualification Bonus: $250,000 (club qualifies for the playoffs) + Stanley Cup Bonus: $250,000 (club wins the Stanley Cup)
CLAUSE SOURCE: CapFriendly
35+ CONTRACT (EXTENSION)
COMPARE THIS CONTRACT
LENGTH: 1 YEAR
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Boston BruinsBoston Bruins
VALUE: $3,750,000
C.H.% : 2.52
SIGNING DATE: March 23, 2019
SOURCE: CapFriendly
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2019-20NMC$2,000,000$3,750,000$1,750,000$0$2,000,000$2,000,000$2,000,000
TOTAL$2,000,000$3,750,000$1,750,000$0$2,000,000$2,000,000$2,000,000
P. BONUS DETAILS: Games Played Bonus: $1,250,000 (10 gms) + Playoff Qualification Bonus: $250,000 (club qualifies for the playoffs) + Stanley Cup Bonus: $250,000 (club wins the Stanley Cup)
CLAUSE SOURCE: CapFriendly

SALARY PROGRESSION

CURRENT SEASON STATS

Stats powered by Elite Prospects · Advanced stats powered by Evolving-Hockey
SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAP+/-PIMPLAYOFFSGPGAP+/-PIMTOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60TOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60
2019-20Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL6859142660|PLAYOFFS13022-4818:0842.250.04-0.21-3.94-7.98|16:1200.06-0.78-0.39-26.54-19.89

CAREER STATS

Stats powered by Elite Prospects · Advanced stats powered by Evolving-Hockey
Hide Non-NHL Stats
SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAP+/-PIMPLAYOFFSGPGAP+/-PIMTOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60TOIGixGxG±/60RelxG±/60C±/60RelC±/60
1994-95HK Dukla Trencin U18Slovakia U1830222244-113|-------|-------
HK Dukla Trencin U20Slovakia U202000-0|-------|-------
1995-96HC Sparta PrahaCzech Extraliga1000-0|-------|-------
HC Sparta Praha U20Czech U2015123-42|-------|-------
SHK 37 PiestanySlovakia210134-10|-------|-------
HK Dukla Trencin IISlovakia2511226|-------|-------
HK Dukla Trencin U20Slovakia U202211314-80|-------|-------
1996-97Prince George CougarsWHL4931922-5120|PLAYOFFS15178645-------|-------
1997-98New York IslandersNew York IslandersNHL25011150|-------|-------
Kentucky ThoroughbladesAHL4849130125|PLAYOFFS100014-------|-------
1998-99New York IslandersNew York IslandersNHL59268-883|-------|-------
Lowell Lock MonstersAHL23224547|-------|-------
Slovakia (all)International610146|-------|-------
SlovakiaWC610146|-------|-------
1999-00New York IslandersNew York IslandersNHL652911-2757|-------|-------
Slovakia (all)International9000112|-------|-------
SlovakiaWC9000112|-------|-------
2000-01New York IslandersNew York IslandersNHL82279-27157|-------|-------
Slovakia (all)International7011110|-------|-------
SlovakiaWC7011110|-------|-------
2001-02Ottawa SenatorsOttawa SenatorsNHL7510132330156|PLAYOFFS10011412-------|-------
HK Dukla TrencinSlovak Extraliga8224132|-------|-------
2002-03Ottawa SenatorsOttawa SenatorsNHL749303929116|PLAYOFFS18167414-------|-------
2003-04Ottawa SenatorsOttawa SenatorsNHL7916254133147|PLAYOFFS711238-------|-------
Slovakia (all)International13224110|-------|-------
SlovakiaWC920262|-------|-------
SlovakiaWCup4022-58|-------|-------
2004-05Färjestad BKSHL3310152524132|PLAYOFFS13358382-------|-------
Slovakia (all)International702212|-------|-------
SlovakiaWC702212|-------|-------
2005-06Ottawa SenatorsOttawa SenatorsNHL7116274317135|PLAYOFFS10134023-------|-------
Slovakia (all)International611262|-------|-------
SlovakiaOG611262|-------|-------
2006-07Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL80113243-21100|-------|-------
Slovakia (all)International8314--|-------|-------
SlovakiaWC731444|-------|-------
2007-08Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL7717345114114|PLAYOFFS7112-11218:3762.370.150.249.365.63|17:1000.15-0.040.001.29-1.22
2008-09Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL801931502395|PLAYOFFS1113411218:4663.840.190.085.992.48|18:5600.430.04-0.03-5.54-3.89
2009-10Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL80737441987|PLAYOFFS1325712919:1325.380.450.2111.814.53|21:1820.54-0.150.106.141.60
Slovakia (all)International703306|-------|-------
SlovakiaOG703306|-------|-------
2010-11Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL811430443388|PLAYOFFS24279163419:2355.530.230.1411.176.29|20:4911.300.430.336.222.94
2011-12Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL791240523386|PLAYOFFS7123-1819:2744.980.760.3518.356.92|21:4200.310.680.2127.788.98
Slovakia (all)International1022444|-------|-------
SlovakiaWC1022444|-------|-------
2012-13Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL48712191470|PLAYOFFS223121572019:0342.460.490.0915.291.12|23:2231.420.14-0.01-0.11-3.25
HC Lev PrahaKHL254610524|-------|-------
2013-14Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL771723402566|PLAYOFFS1222441418:5874.590.560.0814.360.94|18:5500.280.22-0.219.47-1.02
Slovakia (all)International4011-14|-------|-------
SlovakiaOG4011-14|-------|-------
2014-15Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL6381220042|18:1732.590.180.0110.583.75|-------
2015-16Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL80928371271|19:1963.46-0.05-0.070.34-1.08|-------
2016-17Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL751019291859|PLAYOFFS6011-3219:2863.870.35-0.067.20-3.86|24:0700.19-0.19-0.072.022.27
Team EuropeWCup620206|-------|-------
2017-18Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL73717242260|PLAYOFFS121237419:2065.660.39-0.029.08-0.90|20:2310.59-0.28-0.07-8.31-5.55
2018-19Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL6259142257|PLAYOFFS23246111618:3243.100.560.1810.941.75|18:4610.43-0.09-0.19-4.32-7.48
2019-20Boston BruinsBoston BruinsNHL6859142660|PLAYOFFS13022-4818:0842.250.04-0.21-3.94-7.98|16:1200.06-0.78-0.39-26.54-19.89
NHL TOTALNHL15532054516562881956|PLAYOFFS19518527049216PLAYOFFS