Jaromir Jagr RUMORS & NEWS

  • Panthers forward Jagr will play against Red Wings

    NHL.com "Jagr will be in the lineup despite leaving a 3-2 shootout victory against the New York Islanders on Friday with 8:39 left in the third period and not returning. "I haven't talked to him [Saturday], but the trainers say he's going to be fine for [Sunday]," coach Gerard Gallant told the Panthers..." November 29

  • Panthers' Jagr expects to play against Ducks: report

    NHL.com "Florida Panthers forward Jaromir Jagr told the Miami Herald on Monday that he intends to play Wednesday at the Anaheim Ducks. Jagr, 43, practiced Monday and said he felt well enough to return to the lineup after missing the previous two games because of a lower-body injury. Jagr last played..." November 03

  • Panthers optimistic Jaromir Jagr won't be out long

    Miami Herald "Like most of his teammates, Jaromir Jagr took Wednesday off from skating. After leaving Tuesday's 4-1 win over visiting Colorado in the first period with an apparent groin injury, that was expected. Now, the question becomes, when will Jagr return to the Panthers? Coach Gerard Gallant says it..." October 28

  • Panthers' Jaromir Jagr leaves game vs. Avs with lower body injury

    CBS Sports "Jaromir Jagr's performance for the Florida Panthers has been one of the most amazing stories of the young NHL season, if for no other reason than he's still averaging a point per game even though he's four years older than any other player in the league. The problem with still playing in the..." October 27

  • 43-year-old Panthers forward Jaromir Jagr: 'I know I can play to 50'

    CBS Sports "Jaromir Jagr already has two goals to start the 2015-16 season. He is 43 years old and may lack the explosiveness of his youth, but the game still seems to come pretty easily to him. And much like we asked annually of Teemu Selanne, we'll ask of Jagr, how long can he go? In a very fun interview..." October 13

  • Czech president Jaromir Jagr? Possible, Flyers' Jakub Voracek says

    Newark Star-Ledger "Whenever the ageless Jaromir Jagr finally decides to quit playing, he might be able to have a second career as a high-ranking politician back home in the Czech Republic ... the highest ranking of all. How popular is Jagr, now 43 and playing for the Florida Panthers, in his country? "I think..." October 11

  • Jaromir Jagr says he is letting his hair grow and bringing back his mullet

    CBS Sports "Jaromir Jagr is going back in time. In what might be the most hilarious -- and best -- story of the 2015-16 NHL season, the veteran forward told Panthers beat writer George Richards on Monday that he is letting his hair grow and bringing back the mullet that he wore for the first half of his..." October 05

  • Jaromir Jagr blackmailed with scandalous model selfie, doesn’t care: Report

    Yahoo! Sports "At this point in his life, 43-year-old Jaromir Jagr isn’t just marching to his own drummer, but basically his own drum corps. He’ll play as long as he wants. He play wherever he feels like it (i.e. places with a lack of personal income tax). He’s Jaromir Friggin’ Jagr, and you’re not. So maybe..." September 21

  • Can Jaromir Jagr help lift the young Panthers to the playoffs?

    CBS Sports "With just four playoff appearances in their 22 year existence -- and only one in the past 14 years -- Florida Panthers fans have known pretty much nothing but losing and disappointment. Even that most recent playoff appearance in 2011-12 came during a season where they won only 38 out of 82..." August 14

  • Jaromir Jagr moves into 4th place on NHL's all-time points list

    The Score "The legend grows in Florida. With a second-period assist on a goal scored by Panthers forward Aleksander Barkov, legendary forward Jaromir Jagr passed Ron Francis for fourth all-time in points with 1,799." April 10

  • Jaromir Jagr: Chances of re-signing with Panthers are 'pretty good'

    The Score "The oldest player in the NHL may play out the rest of his career in Florida. Jaromir Jagr appears to be leaning toward a return to the Panthers, as disclosed in a recent interview in his native country. Since joining the Panthers in late February, the 43-year-old has recorded five goals and..." April 07

  • Jaromir Jagr sees bright future for Panthers, could come back to team

    ESPN "Just so we get this out of the way right off the hop, Jaromir Jagr isn't limiting his decision on his playing future to next season. "I still think I have at least seven years left in my body, to be honest with you," the 43-year-old winger said Thursday after the Florida Panthers' morning skate..." March 27

  • Panthers have big plans for scoring maestro Jaromir Jagr

    Miami Herald "For the second consecutive day, the Panthers went about their business Friday without their newest teammate. Jaromir Jagr, acquired in a trade with New Jersey on Thursday afternoon, is expected to join the team Saturday before Florida plays host to Buffalo at BB&T Center at 3 p.m. Jagr, the..." March 01

  • Florida Panthers Acquire F Jaromir Jagr

    NHL.com "Florida Panthers Executive Vice President and General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the club has acquired F Jaromir Jagr from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for Florida’s second-round draft pick in 2015 and a conditional third-round draft pick in 2016. Jagr, 43, ranks first among..." February 27

  • Devils' Jaromir Jagr on being traded: 'What's the reason to keep me?'

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Devils have seven games remaining until the NHL's March 2 trade deadline and it is very likely that general manager Lou Lamoriello will try to deal several of his players. One of those players is Jaromir Jagr, who turned 43 on Sunday and suggested the Devils don't really need him any..." February 17

  • Jagr won't ask for trade, knows fate in Devils' hands

    CSN Washington "One of the lone bright spots for the New Jersey Devils this season has been the play of the ageless Jaromir Jagr. The former Cap will turn 43 on Sunday, but leads the team in points with 11 goals and 18 assists. But Father Time is always undefeated and the simple truth is that Jagr’s days of..." February 11

  • Devils' Jaromir Jagr on being traded: 'If it's good for the team, I'm gone'

    Newark Star-Ledger "It is exactly three weeks until the NHL's March 2 trade deadline and the Devils do not have a realistic chance at making the playoffs. Jaromir Jagr could be dealt to a contending team, giving him a chance at a third Stanley Cup and his first since 1992, but it seems unlikely that the right..." February 10

  • Devils' Jagr knows he could be on move

    North Jersey "Having recovered from a draining bout with the flu and also (surprise) a case of the mumps, right wing Jaromir Jagr expects to be back in the Devils’ lineup Wednesday night when they host Toronto in both teams’ initial game after the All-Star break. How much longer Jagr will remain a Devil is..." January 27

  • Jaromir Jagr has 'no problem' if Devils want to trade him

    CBS Sports "If the New Jersey Devils wanted to trade Jaromir Jagr, the future Hall of Famer says he'd be OK with it. Currently on a one-year deal with New Jersey, the sweeping changes among the coaching staff could beget further changes to the roster. The Devils have to make changes and Jagr affords them a..." December 30

  • Has Jaromir Jagr lost faith in the Devils?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Has Jaromir Jagr lost faith in the Devils? Not exactly, but the veteran winger doesn't believe a three-day Christmas break will be the cure for the team's mounting troubles. "A break? I don't believe in this," Jagr said after the Devils' 2-1 shootout loss to the Carolina Hurricanes. "You..." December 24

  • Jaromir Jagr now 5th all-time in NHL points, passing Marcel Dionne

    Yahoo! Sports "Through two periods against the Carolina Hurricanes, Jaromir Jagr had a goal and an assist for the New Jersey Devils. In the process, he continued his assault on the record books. Jagr's second-period goal and his assist on an Adam Henrique tally tied and then leap-frogged the Czech legend..." December 09

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    Rich Chere @Ledger_NJDevils

    Lamoriello: "Jagr was sick before the game the other night. He does not have a concussion. He just can't go. Completely dehydrated."

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    NHL Player Safety @NHLPlayerSafety

    Pittsburgh defenseman Robert Bortuzzo will have a hearing for a late hit on New Jersey forward Jaromir Jagr. Day & time TBD.

  • Jagr moves into sixth place on all-time scoring list

    NHL.com "New Jersey Devils right wing Jaromir Jagr moved into sole possession of sixth place on the NHL's all-time scoring list with 1,756 points when he assisted on a goal by Mike Cammalleri 5:33 into the second period against the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday. Jagr entered the Flyers' zone down the..." October 10

  • Devils' Jaromir Jagr: "I want to play until 50, maybe more"; Says he can be "better" than 2013-14

    North Jersey "Devils right wing Jaromir Jagr is a year older, but, as far as his future is concerned, his approach to this season is the same as it was heading into last season. The 42-year-old future Hall of Famer has no plans for this to be his final season. “I don’t think that way,” Jagr said today..." September 19

  • Jaromir Jagr re-signs with Devils for another season

    NHL.com "The New Jersey Devils today re-signed right wing Jaromir Jagr to a new contract. The announcement was made by Devils’ President/General Manager Lou Lamoriello. As per club policy, no further terms were disclosed. Jagr enters his second season with the Devils after leading the team with 43..." April 30

  • Jagr, Malhotra and Moore named Masterton finalists

    NHL.com "Jaromir Jagr of the New Jersey Devils, Manny Malhotra of the Carolina Hurricanes and Dominic Moore of the New York Rangers are the three finalists for the 2013-14 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy, which is awarded "to the player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and..." April 30

  • Jaromir Jagr says agreement in place to remain with Devils

    CBS Sports "Jaromir Jagr has been very open about enjoying his time with the New Jersey Devils and wanting to return for another season. From the sounds of it, he's going to get his wish. Even at 42, Jagr can't play enough hockey so he is joining the Czech Republic national team for the World Championships..." April 29

  • Jaromir Jagr will play for Czech Republic at world championships

    North Jersey "Devils right wing Jaromir Jagr will represent the Czech Republic again at the upcoming 2014 IIHF World Championships in Minsk, Belarus, iSport.cz reported today. Jagr, 42, is expected to join the Czech team for practices today, head coach Vladimir Ruzicka said. Jagr, who led the Devils this..." April 29

  • Jagr would like to re-sign with Devils, but will “wait and see” how contract talks go

    North Jersey "Now, the Devils will get into the process of figuring out which players that are potential free agents that they went to bring back and which ones they’ll let go. As far as potential unrestricted free agents, at the top of the list of the ones they’ll want to keep will be right wing Jaromir..." April 14

  • Jagr passes Gordie Howe for eighth all-time in assists

    NHL.com "New Jersey Devils right wing Jaromir Jagr passed Gordie Howe for eighth place on the NHL's all-time list for career assists on Sunday when he contributed to goals by Travis Zajac and Marek Zidlicky in the third period against the Boston Bruins at Prudential Center. Jagr assisted Zajac at 3:52..." April 14

  • Agent Petr Svoboda: 'Really great chance' Jaromir Jagr will be with Devils in '14-15

    Newark Star-Ledger "So Jaromir Jagr is saying he wants to be a Devil again next season and that it'll be a job for his agent to get a deal done. Piece of cake, Petr Svoboda predicts. “I don't want to jump the gun, but I think there's a really great chance that he's going to be a New Jersey Devil next year,” the..." March 14

  • Jagr becomes second oldest player to ever reach 20-goal mark

    Pro Hockey Talk "The New Jersey Devils can’t be happy with their 7-4 loss to Detroit last night, but it was another in a long line of history-making games for Jaromir Jagr. At 42 years and 20 days old, Jagr scored his 20th goal of the season. Only Gordie Howe has ever reached the 20-goal milestone later in life..." March 08

  • Jaromir Jagr scores, is seventh player with 700 NHL goals

    CBS Sports "Jaromir Jagr scored Saturday, becoming just the seventh player in NHL history to score 700 career goals. Just a few minutes into the second period against the Islanders, Jagr, who reached 699 goals a couple of nights before, scored to give the Devils a 2-0 lead. It was the 19th goal of the..." March 01

  • Jagr: Czech Republic might be old, but we can still win

    North Jersey "With his 42nd birthday just a week away, Jaromir Jagr is used to the “too old” talk. It’s never deterred him before, though. After all, who would have expected before this season that Jagr would be leading the Devils in goals (17), assists (32) and points (49) heading into their final game..." February 08

  • Jagr scores goal 695, passing Messier for seventh all-time

    Pro Hockey Talk "It seems like Jaromir Jagr is moving up in the all-time scoring ranks every week or so. That might be an exaggeration, but he achieved another impressive milestone by scoring a goal against the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday, as the 41-year-old winger notched the 695th tally of his career. With..." January 15

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    Tom Gulitti @TGfireandice

    Jagr joked about playing until he's 70 to break Gretzky's points record: “Probably. Hey, I can do it. If somebody can do it, I can do it.”

  • Jagr passes Lemieux for 7th all-time in scoring

    Pro Hockey Talk "Tim Thomas stole many of the headlines (and at least a couple should-be goals) on Saturday night, but Jaromir Jagr made history as the New Jersey Devils beat the Florida Panthers 2-1 in OT. Jagr assisted on Marek Zidlicky‘s game-winning goal with just a few seconds left in the overtime period...." January 12

  • Jaromir Jagr fed up Devils make same mistakes 'over and over and over'

    Newark Star-Ledger "Devils right wing Jaromir Jagr sat at his locker looking totally disgusted. His game jersey was off, but his skates were still on 20 minutes after a 3-2 Devils overtime loss to the Flyers on Tuesday night, their third setback in a row. He'd already answered a few media questions in a very..." January 08

  • Could a Nichushkin be the best hockey player in the world? Jaromir Jagr says yes

    Dallas Morning News "It has been a wild month for Valeri Nichushkin. The Stars’ rookie winger has experienced the hottest streak of his young NHL career and has been called a potential superstar by Jaromir Jagr. That’s a lot to handle for an 18-year-old from Chelyabinsk, Russia. But if Stars general manager..." December 26

  • Jagr humbled yet content with his place in history

    Newark Star-Ledger "Jaromir Jagr listened to the question from his locker seat at the Devils practice rink, then sat in silence for a few seconds to think up a thoughtful response. The 41-year-old right wing was asked after Thursday's practice how much he cares about his career scoring totals, which already are..." December 20

  • Devils' Jagr eighth on career goals list

    NHL.com "New Jersey Devils right wing Jaromir Jagr moved up on two of the NHL's all-time lists for goals with one shot Wednesday. Jagr's power-play goal early in the second period at Prudential Center put him in sole possession of eighth place on the NHL's all-time goals list with 693 and eventually..." December 19

  • One more year? Jagr says Martin Brodeur has 'another three or four'

    CBS Sports "This is precisely what Cory Schneider was hoping to hear: Martin Brodeur isn't ready for the retirement tour yet. The Devils' legendary goaltender is 41 years old and is going season by season on one-year deals. Many have felt that this would be Brodeur's final season in his illustrious career..." December 09

  • Devils' Jaromir Jagr ties Steve Yzerman for sixth on goals list with 692

    Newark Star-Ledger "Another night and Devils winger Jaromir Jagr has tied yet another NHL great on the all-time goals list. By scoring the 692nd goal of his career in the third period Friday night, Jagr tied Steve Yzerman for sixth all-time. “I didn’t play much against Steve. He was in a different conference,”..." November 30

  • Devils' Jaromir Jagr isn't ruling out 2018 Olympics at age 46

    Newark Star-Ledger "Jaromir Jagr is a lock for the Czech national team when it competes in the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia, but don’t even suggest that it will be the Devils winger’s last Olympics. Jagr would be 46 if he played in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. “I understand that. It’s..." November 22

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    New Jersey Devils @NHLDevils

    Jaromir Jagr needs just one point to become the eighth player in NHL history to reach the 1,700-point mark (685g-1,014a). #NJDvsNSH

  • Jagr wanted to come back to Flyers

    Courier-Post "For the second summer in a row, Jaromir Jagr waited for a call that never came. Jagr waited and waited. The 41-year-old winger finally signed a one-year with the New Jersey Devils late in July. He was hoping for a call from the Flyers, who were flirting with the upper limit of the salary..." November 08

  • Devils defeat Lightning, 2-1, behind Jagr's record-breaking goal

    Newark Star-Ledger "Jaromir Jagr’s first winning goal for the Devils was a record-breaker. Scoring on a second-period breakaway, Jagr surpassed Phil Esposito’s NHL record with his 119th career game-winning goal as the Devils edged the Eastern Conference-leading Tampa Bay Lightning, 2-1, tonight at Prudential..." October 30

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    NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL

    CORRECTION: Jaromir Jagr's 119 GWGs are the most of any player since 1967-68. Gordie Howe holds the all-time record with 121. @EliasSports

  • Elias and Jagr developing some chemistry as Devils’ linemates

    Bergen Record "Before the Devils began this five-game road trip in Edmonton Monday night head coach Pete DeBoer said he thought Czech natives Patrik Elias and Jaromir Jagr “should” be able to develop some chemistry playing on a line with Dainius Zubrus. One of the positives of the first two games of the trip..." October 10