Get to Know Pavel Zacha
Date of Birth: 4/6/1997
Place of Birth: Brno, Czech Republic
Ht: 6’3″ Wt: 214 lbs
Team: Sarnia Sting (OHL)
It’s somewhat rare to see Czechs drafted in the top 10 of a draft – Jakub Voracek 7th Overall placement in 2007 was the last instance – but Pavel Zacha is making a strong case for his name to...
It looked as though it was all over.
Philadelphia Flyers winger Jakub Voracek, one of the NHL’s leading scorers, took off on a breakaway in overtime with the Boston Bruins, and Tuukka Rask was all the stood between him and a Flyers victory.
But the Bruins’ goaltender did his job and gave his team a second wind.
Rask was able to read Vorcek’s smooth...
Philadelphia Flyers winger Jakub Voracek has finally become the star that the Columbus Blue Jackets envisioned he would develop into when they drafted him in the first round in 2007.
He's still searching for his first win as a visitor against his first NHL team, though he shined the last time he played at Nationwide Arena.
Voracek will be one of several former Blue Jackets on the...
Via AP on Fox
February 13, 2015
When you play hockey in your driveway or in the street in front of your house you dream about scoring the winning goal in the Stanley Cup final or maybe you dream about playing in the All Star Game.
Flyers forward Jakub Voracek will be making his first NHL All Star appearance this weekend and for him it is something that he has dreamed about since he was a kid.
‘I am really excited...
Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek celebrate a goal against Pittsburgh in Game 6 of the 2012 Eastern Conference semifinals -- the second-to-last playoff series for the Orange and Black. (Photo Courtesy of Philly.com)
The Orange and Black have a chance to clinch their first playoff berth since 2012 with a win over Florida on Tuesday night. The Stanley Cup Playoffs always produce interesting...
Men’s hockey has begun at the Sochi Olympics, and a majority of NHL players are getting a break from the season, while a select few represent their home nations on the world stage.
With 62 days of hockey left before the league’s top 16 teams compete for the Cup, the playoffs are looming ever closer, and teams are grasping at a spot. Let’s say the season ended today, and tomorrow...