Newark, NJ –
The New Jersey Devils today signed free agent defenseman Vojtech Mozik to an entry-level contract. The announcement was made by Devils’ General Manager Ray Shero.
Mozik, 22, spent the previous three seasons with Plzen (Czech Republic) and was a member of its 2012-13 league championship squad. Last season, he led all defensemen in the Czech Extraliga with a career-high ten goals. Mozik also established career highs with 19 assists, 29 points and 94 penalty minutes in 2014-15.
The 6-2, 195-lb. blueliner has career totals of 20g-29a-49pts and 186 PIM in 157 Extraliga games with Plzen and Mlada Boleslav.
Born December 26, 1992 in Praha, Czech Republic, Mozik recorded 1g-2a-3pts and eight PIM in six games while representing his country at the 2012 World Junior Championships in Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta.