|Assets:||Has a good frame, very good instincts for the game and solid bloodlines. Displays all-around upside and the ability to log a ton of minutes. Is relatively low-maintenance.|
|Flaws:||Needs to gain strength to better handle National Hockey League forwards. Also must play with more of an edge to his game in order to maximize his full potential.|
|Career Potential:||Puck-moving defenseman with upside.|
|12/09/2013||Recalled from Springfield (AHL).|
|11/29/2013||Assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|11/17/2013||Recalled from Springfield (AHL).|
|10/11/2013||Assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|4/17/2013||Missed 8 games (upper body injury).|
|3/31/2013||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|1/30/2013||Recalled from Springfield (AHL).|
|1/17/2013||Assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|1/12/2013||Recalled from Springfield (AHL).|
|9/14/2012||Assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|7/23/2012||Acquired from the New York Rangers.|
|5/14/2012||Recalled from Connecticut (AHL).|
|3/29/2012||Assigned to Connecticut (AHL).|
|3/17/2012||Recalled from Connecticut (AHL).|
|12/29/2011||Assigned to Connecticut (AHL).|
|12/19/2011||Recalled from Connecticut (AHL).|
|12/16/2011||Assigned to Connecticut (AHL).|
|12/14/2011||Recalled from Connecticut (AHL).|
|10/29/2011||Assigned to Connecticut (AHL).|
|10/05/2011||Recalled from Connecticut (AHL).|
|10/01/2011||Assigned to Connecticut (AHL).|
|6/01/2011||Signed by the New York Rangers to a three-year entry-level contract.|
|6/01/2011||Acquired from the Calgary Flames.|
|7/23/2012||Columbus Blue Jackets traded Rick Nash, Steve Delisle and a conditional 3rd round selection to the New York Rangers for Brandon Dubinsky, Artem Anisimov, Tim Erixon and a 1st round selection in 2013.|
|6/01/2011||New York Rangers traded Roman Horak and two second-round draft picks in 2011 to the Calgary Flames for the rights to Tim Erixon and a fifth-round draft pick in 2011.|
|6/26/2009||Drafted by the Calgary Flames in the 1st round (23rd overall) in 2009.|
Jackets recall Tim Erixon, he won't play Mon. | 12/09/2013 4:36 PM
NewsTim Erixon will be a healthy scratch Monday night after he was called up from the minors in the morning.
ImpactDavid Savard will take James Wisniewski's spot in the Jackets' lineup against Pittsburgh.
Tim Erixon heads back to the AHL | 11/29/2013 11:33 AM
NewsTim Erixon has been sent down to the minors by the Columbus Blue Jackets.
ImpactErixon was with Columbus for nearly two weeks and only ended up playing in one contest. He had a plus-one rating and logged 18:05 minutes of ice time on Nov. 22.
Defenseman Tim Erixon called up by Jackets | 11/18/2013 8:45 AM
NewsAfter their 4-1 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Sunday, the Columbus Blue Jackets recalled defenseman Tim Erixon.
ImpactErixon, assigned to Springfield on Oct. 11, has 3-10-13 and a plus-4 rating with the Falcons. He leads the team in points and assists.
Tim Erixon excelling in the minors | 10/14/2013 5:57 AM
NewsDefenseman Tim Erixon had a goal and five points in two weekend games in the minors.
ImpactErixon was the Blue Jackets eighth defenseman out of training camp and instead of having him hang around as a healthy scratch, Columbus sent him to the minors on Friday and he exploded offensively on the weekend. He should be back soon with the big club especially when injuries start to take their toll with the Blue Jackets.
Tim Erixon returns to the AHL | 10/11/2013 6:30 PM
NewsTim Erixon has been sent down to the minors.
ImpactThis move isn't surprising as Erixon had been serving as a healthy scratch. The 22-year-old should get an opportunity to play regularly with AHL Springfield.
Tim Erixon a healthy scratch Saturday | 10/06/2013 7:55 AM
NewsTim Erixon was a healthy scratch Saturday for the second game in a row.
ImpactErixon was picked up in the Rick Nash trade during the 2012 off-season. Just an FYI in case you were wondering what happened to him.
Tim Erixon will draw back into lineup Weds. | 04/17/2013 5:51 PM
NewsTim Erixon will dress Wednesday night versus Anaheim.
ImpactHe will take Adrian Aucoin's place on the Jackets' third defense pairing with James Wisniewski. Aucoin won't play due to a lower-body injury. Erixon hasn't played since March 29 because of an upper-body aiment.
Tim Erixon could return Tuesday | 04/09/2013 8:40 AM
NewsTim Erixon (upper body) and Nikita Nikitin (upper body) could return to action on Tuesday.
ImpactJust an FYI.
Tim Erixon practices, does not play Sunday | 04/08/2013 7:08 AM
NewsTim Erixon (upper body) practiced on Sunday but was unable to go against the Wild.
ImpactErixon was injured 10 days ago against the Flames and is hoping to be ready to go on Tuesday. The 22-year-old defenseman has five assists in 25 games this season and isn't very valuable outside of keeper leagues.
Tim Erixon remains unavailable due to injury | 04/02/2013 1:39 PM
NewsTim Erixon (upper body) will not be available to practice Wednesday.
Blue Jackets on Twitter
ImpactErixon was hurt during Friday's game against the Flames. The Jackets are calling him day-to-day for now and not much else is known about the injury. The 22-year-old defenseman has five assists in 25 games this season and isn't very valuable outside of keeper leagues.
Erixon exists Friday's game early | 03/30/2013 8:51 AM
NewsBlue Jacket defenseman Tim Erixon sustained an undisclosed injury in Friday night's 6-4 win over Calgary.
ImpactHe left the game after only seven shifts. Consider Erixon day-to-day until more is known about the severity of his injury.
Tim Erixon leaves with upper-body injury | 03/29/2013 10:52 PM
NewsTim Erixon suffered an upper-body injury Friday night.
Blue Jackets on Twitter
ImpactThe 22-year-old defenseman played just 4:58 before leaving the game. Erixon was just finally getting his first long look in the NHL, so hopefully this doesn't end up being too serious. He has five assists in 25 games on the season.
Tim Erixon logs 20:29 minutes while sick | 03/08/2013 9:57 AM
NewsTim Erixon played through an illness on Thursday.
ImpactErixon didn't complete the Blue Jackets' morning skate due to the sickness. All the same, he blocked five shots and was on the ice for 20:29 minutes in Columbus' 2-1 overtime win.
Jackets recall defenseman Tim Erixon | 01/30/2013 7:10 PM
NewsColumbus has called up defenseman Tim Erixon.
ImpactHe may play on Thursday night in his Columbus debut after Adrian Aucoin and Nikita Nikitin were banged up in Tuesday's loss to Minnesota. Although it isn't clear who will sit out. Erixon was acquired as part of the trade that sent former captain Rick Nash to the New York Rangers.
Blue Jackets demote Tim Erixon | 01/17/2013 1:27 PM
NewsTim Erixon didn't make the Columbus Blue Jackets' opening game roster.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
ImpactErixon has four goals and 24 points in 34 AHL games this season. He might still get a shot with the Blue Jackets before the season's over.
Tim Erixon Recalled from Springfield (AHL) | 01/14/2013 11:34 PM
NewsTim Erixon has been recalled from Springfield of the AHL and is attending the Blue Jackets' training camp this week.
ImpactErixon was one of the key pieces involved in the Rick Nash trade and Columbus has very high hopes for him. He spent the lockout with the Springfield Falcons of the AHL.
|12/10/2013||CBJ||NJ||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|12/09/2013||CBJ||Pit||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|11/27/2013||CBJ||Nas||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|11/25/2013||CBJ||Tor||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|11/20/2013||CBJ||Cgy||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|11/19/2013||CBJ||Edm||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|10/10/2013||CBJ||Buf||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|10/05/2013||CBJ||NYI||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|10/04/2013||CBJ||Cgy||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|Swe Jr.||Total||Swe Jr.||45||5||25||30||-||90||-||-||-||-||-||0.67|
|Goals||0||at Van||Nov 22||0|
|Assists||0||at Van||Nov 22||1|
|Points||0||at Van||Nov 22||1|
|Penalty Minutes||0||at Van||Nov 22||4|
|Plus/Minus||1||at Van||Nov 22||2|
|Power Play Goals||0||at Van||Nov 22||0|
|Power Play Points||0||at Van||Nov 22||1|
|Shorthanded Goals||0||at Van||Nov 22||0|
|Shorthanded Points||0||at Van||Nov 22||0|
|Shots||1||at Van||Nov 22||4|
|Penalty Minutes||14||2012-13 (CBJ)|
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