Filip Zadina
Born November 27 1999 (1999-11-27) (age 20),
Pardubice, Czech Republic
6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
192 lb (87 kg; 13 st 10 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shoots Left
QMJHL team
F. teams
Halifax Mooseheads
HC Dynamo Pardubice
NHL Draft Eligible 2018
Playing career 2015–present

Filip Zadina (born November 27, 1999) is a Czech major junior ice hockey right wing. He currently plays for the Halifax Mooseheads of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL). Zadina is widely regarded as one of the top forwards availible in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft.

Playing careerEdit

Prior to playing junior hockey with the Halifax Mooseheads, Zadina played junior hockey with HC Pardubice in their junior programs, such as their U16, U18, and U20 teams. He was called up to Pardubice's senior team in the Czech Extraliga during the 2016-17 season. He played 25 games, scoring a goal and an assist.

In the 2016 CHL Import Draft, Zadina was selected by the Vancouver Giants in the 1st round, 4th overall. He did not report to the club, instead choosing to stay with Pardubice.[1] Zadina reentered the 2017 CHL Import Draft and was selected in the 1st round, 11th overall by the Halifax Mooseheads.[2]

Zadina played his first season for Halifax in 2017-18. He appeared in 57 regular season games, scoring 44 goals and 33 assists for 82 points. At the end of the season, Zadina led all rookies in the QMJHL in scoring.

International playEdit

Medal record
Ice hockey
Representing Flag of the Czech Republic Czech Republic
Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament
Gold 2016

Zadina has also represented Czech Republic internationally. He was named to the 2016 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament and played in 4 games, adding 5 goals and 2 assists. He was tied for the leader in points of the tournament and also helped lead Czech Republic to a gold medal in a 4-3 win against the United States.[3] Zadina was also named to the Czech Republic's Under 20 team for the 2018 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships tournament.[4] The Czech's finished fourth, with Zadina scoring 7 goals with an assist in 7 games.

Personal lifeEdit

Zadina's father, Marek Zadina, is a former professional ice hockey player who currently works as an assistant coach for HC Oceláři Třinec of the Czech Extraliga.[5]

Career statisticsEdit

Regular season and playoffsEdit

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2015–16 HC Pardubice Czech 20000
2016–17 HC Pardubice Czech 25 1 1 2 4
2017-18 Halifax Mooseheads QMJHL 57 44 38 82 36 9 5 7 12 0
QMJHL totals 5744388236 9 5 7 12 0


Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2015 Czech Republic U17 6th 5 1340
2016 Czech Republic U18 7th 54152
2016 Czech Republic IH18 Gold medal icon 45270
2017 Czech Republic U18 7th 53360
2018 Czech Republic WJC 4th 77182
Junior totals 262010304


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