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Petr Sykora
Petr Sykora
Right Wing
(SEE-kohr-ah)
Number: 17
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 190
Shoots: Left
Born: Nov 19, 1976
Birthplace: Plzen, Czech Republic
Acquired: Signed as a free agent on July 2, 2007.
Drafted: NJD / 1995 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (18th overall)
Returned to lineup in game 4 of SCF; DND in games 4-6 of ECF &  1-3 of SCF...+24 mark in playoffs is 1st all-time among NJD forwards...Posted 1g-1a in game 4 of ECSF...Recorded 1st goal of '12 playoffs in game 1 of ECSF for 1st post-season goal with team since game 7 of '01 SCF at Col...Picked up assist in game 6 of ECQF;  was 1st playoff point with club since Apr. 21 '02 vs. Car. (a)...Made 1st NJD playoff appearance since Apr. 27, ’02 in game 1 at Fla…2011-12:  1 of 5 NJD players to play in all 82 games;  appeared in every game for 1st time since ‘06-07…Recorded 2 season-high 4-game point-streaks:  Mar. 31-Apr. 7 (3g-2a-5pts) &  Feb. 19-26 (2g-3a-5pts)...Notched 8 multi-point games, including 2g Dec. 28 vs. Buf...With goal Mar. 17 vs. Pit., passed J. Langenbrunner for 11th on team's all-time scoring list...Appeared in 1,000th game Mar. 4 at NYI;  played in 500th match with NJ Feb. 11 vs. Fla.;  & reached 700pt mark Jan. 14 at Wpg.


2008-09 NOTES
*Returned to the lineup June 9 while and appeared in his first game since Game 2 at Washington.
*Will be appearing in his secon Stanley Cup Final Game 7 tonight at Detroit.
*Has dressed seven of 23 post-season games, his last game was at Washington May 4.
*Notched his first point of the post-season, an assist at Washington May 4.
*Appeared in his 900th game Feb. 16 against the New York Islanders.
*Ranks second on the team with 13 power-play goals and is tied for second in the NHL with a career-high, 10 game-winning goals.
*Recorded his first career hat trick versus the Islanders Dec. 11.

PLAYOFF HIGHS:
Goals: 0
Assists: 1 - May 4 @ WSH
Points: 1 - May 4 @ WSH
Shots: 2 - (2X) last time, Apr. 19 @ PHI
Ice Time: 17:22 - Apr. 17 vs. PHI
Plus/Minus: +1 - Apr. 15 vs. PHI

CAREER PLAYOFF HIGHS

MOST RECENT
Goals: 2 (4X) 04/11/2008 PIT 5 vs OTT 3
Assists: 3 (1X) 04/26/2003 ANA 3 at DAL 2
Points: 4 (1X) 05/30/2000 NJ 7 vs DAL 3 (2G-2A)br>SOG: 8 (1X) 05/10/2003 ANA 1 at MIN 0
PIM: 4 (3X) 05/15/2008 PIT 2 at PHI 4
+ / - : 4 (1X) 05/19/2001 NJ 5 at PIT 0

CAREER HIGHS MOST RECENT
Goals : 3 (1X) 12/11/2008 PIT 9 vs. NYI 2
Assists : 3 (10X) 01/10/2008 PIT 4 at TB 1
Points : 4 (6X) 12/11/2008 PIT 9 vs. NYI 2 (3G-1A)br>SOG : 11 (1X) 03/07/2003 ANA 1 vs EDM 4
PIM : 6 (3X) 10/20/2005 ANA 3 vs PHO 2

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