Joe Pavelski

American ice hockey player

Joe Pavelski is an American profesional ice hockey player. He currently plays for the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League (NHL) where he is the alternate captain. He has also played for the San Jose Sharks. He was the captain of the Sharks from 2015 until 2019.

Joe Pavelski
Pavelski with the San Jose Sharks in 2010
Born (1984-07-11) July 11, 1984 (age 40)[1]
Plover, Wisconsin, U.S.
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Center / Right Wing
Shoots Right
NHL team
Former teams
Dallas Stars
San Jose Sharks
Dinamo Minsk
National team  United States
NHL Draft 205th overall, 2003
San Jose Sharks
Playing career 2006–present

On July 1, 2019, he signed a three-year, $21 million contract with the Dallas Stars.[2]

Pavelski has also played international hockey for the United States men's national ice hockey team. He won a silver medal with them at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.


  1. "Joe Pavelski". NHL. Retrieved 12 October 2016.
  2. "Stars sign forward Joe Pavelski to 3-year, $21 million contract". Dallas Stars. July 2019. Retrieved September 8, 2023.

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