T. J. Tynan

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T. J. Tynan
Born (1992-02-25) February 25, 1992 (age 25)
Orland Park, Illinois, USA
Height 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Weight 165 lb (75 kg; 11 st 11 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Right
NHL team Columbus Blue Jackets
NHL Draft 66th overall, 2011
Columbus Blue Jackets
Playing career 2014–present

Thomas "T. J." Tynan (born February 25, 1992) is an American ice hockey player. He is currently playing within the Columbus Blue Jackets organization of the National Hockey League (NHL). Tynan was selected by the Blue Jackets in the 3rd round (66th overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.

Playing career[edit]

Tynan played collegiate hockey for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish men's ice hockey team which competed in NCAA's Division I in the Central Collegiate Hockey Association conference and Hockey East for his final year.

On April 1, 2014, the Columbus Blue Jackets of the National Hockey League (NHL) signed Tynan to a two-year entry-level contract.[1] Tynan was assigned to the Springfield Falcons upon completion of Notre Dame's season.[2] Tynan made his NHL debut against the New Jersey Devils on March 8, 2017.

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2009–10 Des Moines Buccaneers USHL 60 17 55 72 55
2010–11 Notre Dame Fighting Irish CCHA 44 23 31 54 36
2011–12 Notre Dame Fighting Irish CCHA 39 13 28 41 38
2012–13 Notre Dame Fighting Irish CCHA 41 10 18 28 28
2013–14 Notre Dame Fighting Irish HE 40 8 30 38 30
2013–14 Springfield Falcons AHL 3 0 0 0 2
2014–15 Springfield Falcons AHL 75 13 35 48 48
2015–16 Lake Erie Monsters AHL 76 6 40 46 38 17 1 5 6 8
2016–17 Cleveland Monsters AHL 72 12 29 41 34
2016–17 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 3 0 0 0 0
NHL totals 3 0 0 0 0

International[edit]

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2012 United States WJC 7th 6 1 3 4 2
Junior totals 6 1 3 4 2

Awards and honors[edit]

Awards Year
College
All-CCHA Rookie Team 2010–11
CCHA Rookie of the Year 2010–11 [3]
NCAA Rookie of the Year 2010–11 [3]
All-CCHA Second Team 2010–11 [4]
All-CCHA First Team 2011–12 [5]
CCHA All-Tournament Team 2013
AHL
Calder Cup (Lake Erie Monsters) 2016 [6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Columbus sign draft pick Tynan". National Hockey League. 2014-04-01. Retrieved 2014-04-01. 
  2. ^ "Tynan signs ATO with Falcons". Springfield Falcons. 2014-04-15. Retrieved 2014-04-15. 
  3. ^ a b "Tynan named College Hockey Rookie of the Year". Notre Dame. 2012-04-15. Retrieved 2013-03-04. 
  4. ^ "All-CCHA Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved 2013-07-27. 
  5. ^ "NMU's Gron, Florek named All-CCHA". UpperMichigansSource.com. 2012-04-15. Retrieved 2013-05-15. 
  6. ^ Brown, Tony (June 12, 2016). "Bjorkstrand's OT goal clinches Monsters' first-ever Calder Cup championship". Columbus Blue Jackets. Retrieved June 12, 2016. 

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Andy Taranto
CCHA Rookie of the Year
2010–11
Succeeded by
Alex Guptill
Preceded by
Stéphane Da Costa
NCAA Ice Hockey National Rookie of the Year
2010–11
Succeeded by
Joey LaLeggia
Preceded by
Frank Slubowski
CCHA Most Valuable Player in Tournament
2013
Succeeded by
Award Discontinued