POSITION: Right Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
BIRTHPLACE: Topolcany, SVK
DRAFTED: EDM: 1993-111 overall
|- Appeared in his 900th NHL game on 12/21 at PIT, registering a goal in the win.
- Recorded three straight game-winning goals on 11/3 vs. PIT, 11/6 vs. NYR and 11/10 vs. NJD. It was the first time an Islander accomplished the feat since Bryan Trottier in January of 1982.
- Due to personal reasons, had his Ironman streak of 305 games end on Saturday, March 24, 2007 at Philadelphia. Prior to missing the game, Satan had the fourth longest active streak for playing in consecutive games in the NHL. Before then, Satan played in every game in the 2006-07 season and was one of three Islanders to play in every game in 2005-06. Prior to that, he appeared in every game in 2003-04 and the last 68 in 2002-03 with the Buffalo Sabres.
Played in 80 games, which marked the fourth straight year he has played in 80-or-more games…Second on the team with four game-winning goals…Recorded three straight game-winning goals on November 3 vs. Pittsburgh, November 6 vs. NY Rangers and November 10 vs. New Jersey, marking the first time an Islander accomplished the feat since Bryan Trottier in January of 1982…Skated in his 900th NHL game on December 21 at Pittsburgh, registering a goal in the win…Missed two games due to a knee injury.
2006-07: Finished tied for third in team scoring with 59 points...Played in 800th NHL game on Nov. 6 vs. Tampa Bay...Recorded 300th NHL assist on Nov. 22 vs. Pittsburgh...Recorded 600th NHL point on Nov. 30 vs. Philadelphia...Recorded 300th NHL goal on Dec. 2 at Pittsburgh...Due to personal reasons, had his Ironman streak of 305 games end on March 24 at Philadelphia....It was the fourth longest active streak for playing in consecutive games in the NHL.
2005-06: Co-led the Islanders in points with 66 and led the team in goals with 35, in power play goals with 17, in shootout goals with seven and shootout determining goals with five...Finished third in the league in shootout goals and tied for first in determining goals...Finished third on the team in assists with 31...Set a career-high in power play goals...Scored the Islanders first franchise shootout goal at New York Rangers on Oct. 19...Recorded seventh career hat trick at Pittsburgh on Feb. 4...Scored 100th NHL power play goal on March 17 at Florida...Increased consecutive games played streak to 232.
2003-04: Setted a career-best four goals vs. Atlanta on Feb. 16...Recorded his eighth-straight season of scoring 20-or-more goals...Led Buffalo with five GWGs and tied for lead with 11 PPGs...Picked up fifth and sixth hat tricks of career...Appeared in 700th NHL game at Pittsburgh on Mar. 27...Recorded 250th career assist vs. Tampa Bay on Feb. 20...Moved into a tie for ninth for most goals scored since the start of the 1998-1999 season with 194...
2002-03: Set career-high for points in a season with 75...Missed game at Columbus on November 3, which ended his consecutive games played streak at 256, snapping the fourth-longest active NHL streak...Recorded fourth career hat trick at NY Rangers on Dec. 6...Named NHL Player of the Week for Dec. 1 to Dec. 7....Made second All-Star Game appearance by representing the East...Scored a SHG on a penalty shot vs. NY Rangers on Feb. 15....Had a nine-game point streak from Feb. 23 to Mar. 9.
2001-02: Led Buffalo in goals with 37, assists with 36, points with 73, PPGs with 15, SHGs with five and GWGs with five...Unsuccessful on penalty shot vs. Patrick Lalime in second period at Ottawa on Nov. 13.
2000-01: Led Buffalo in goals with 29, assists with 33, points with 62, multi-point games with 13 and SH points with five.
1999-00: Stopped on third penalty shot attempt of season by Kevin Weekes at Islanders on Mar. 4...Recorded 100th NHL career assist at Colorado on Feb. 8...Named to World Team All-Stars after finishing eighth in voting among wingers with 160,301 votes...Recorded 200th NHL career point vs. Washington on Nov. 14.
1998-99: Finished tied for seventh in NHL in goals with 40 and fifth in shooting percentage with 19.2 percent...Named NHLs Player of the Week for Feb. 15-21...Named NHLs Player of the Week for Mar. 15-21...Scored 100th NHL goal vs. Pittsburgh on Mar. 28.
1997-98: Recorded an assist for 100th NHL point on Jan. 7 at Anaheim...Registered second hat trick of career at Washington on Mar. 1...Played in 200th NHL game vs. San Jose on Mar. 12.
1996-97: Played in 100th career NHL game at St. Louis on Jan. 7...Recorded first career hat trick vs. NY Rangers on April 4.
1995-96: Finished 12th in Calder Trophy voting...Named NHL Rookie of the Month for March...Had an 11-game point-scoring streak from Mar. 28 to April 23...Made NHL debut at Philadelphia on Oct. 15 and recorded first point, an assist.
2007: Played in all five games of the Islanders Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series versus Buffalo.
2001: Set personal playoff best in points with 13 and assists with 10, leading Buffalo in both categories...Tied team record for assists in a playoffs series with seven in quarterfinals vs. Philadelphia...Recorded three assists in series clinching win in Game Six vs. Philadelphia on April 21.
2000: Led team in scoring in quarterfinals with five points.
1999: Recorded goal and assist in Game Three vs. Toronto on May 27 after missing previous nine playoff games with bruised foot suffered after being hit by puck in Game Three vs. Ottawa on April 25.
1998: Led Sabres and ranked tied for first in NHL in PPGs with four and PP points with eight...Scored first two goals of postseason career vs. Philadelphia on April 27.
Played for Slovakia at the 1996, 2002, 2003 and 2004 World Championships...Served as captain for Team Slovakia at 2002 and 2003 Worlds, leading squads to a gold and a bronze medal, respectively...Captain of Slovakias 2004 World Cup team...Scored nine goals in eight games, including two hat tricks, while representing Slovakia in 1994 Olympics...Named to 1998 Slovakian Olympic hockey team, which did not earn an Olympic birth.
1st NHL Game: 10/16/95 at Philadelphia
1ST NHL Goal: 10/21/95 vs. Vancouver (Hirsch)
1st NHL Assist: 10/16/95 at Philadelphia
700th NHL game: 3/27/04 at Pittsburgh
Most Goals: 4, 2/16/04 vs. Atlanta
Most Assists: 3, (four times), 10/14/06 vs. Boston
Most Points: 5, 1/08/00 at Ottawa
Most PIM: 17, 11/13/01 at Nashville
Miroslav and his wife, Ingrid have a son, Miroslav.