|Assets:||Has an ideal body for the defense position and owns excellent hockey sense. Can play a shutdown role and also play a supporting role on the power play. Is quite savvy.|
|Flaws:||Has mental lapses from time to time, which hinder his ability to maximize his all-round potential. Doesn't use his 6-2 frame enough to gain an edge on opposing forwards.|
|Career Potential:||Solid veteran all-round defenseman.|
|Canadian Major Junior||All-Rookie Team||2001-02|
|OHL||First All-Rookie Team||2001-02|
|OHL||Third All-Star Team||2001-02|
|4/26/2014||Missed the last 2 playoff games (undisclosed).|
|3/14/2014||Missed 8 games (ankle injury).|
|2/24/2014||Ankle injury, injured reserve.|
|1/21/2014||Missed 2 games (illness).|
|10/12/2013||Missed 3 games (lower body injury).|
|10/04/2013||Lower body injury, day-to-day.|
|11/12/2012||Signed with Atlant Moscow (KHL).|
|4/07/2012||Missed the last 16 regular season games (broken right hand).|
|3/08/2012||Broken right hand, sidelined indefinitely.|
|8/31/2011||Signed by the Columbus Blue Jackets to a six-year contract extension.|
|2/10/2010||Missed 1 game (leg injury).|
|2/06/2010||Leg injury, day-to-day.|
|1/19/2010||Missed 1 game (upper body injury).|
|1/18/2010||Upper body injury, day-to-day.|
|7/02/2008||Acquired from the New York Rangers.|
|2/17/2008||Re-signed by the New York Rangers to a four-year contract extension.|
|4/05/2007||Missed 16 games (left knee injury).|
|4/02/2007||Left knee injury, day-to-day.|
|3/02/2007||Left knee injury, late March.|
|8/02/2006||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the New York Rangers.|
|11/26/2005||Missed 4 games (finger injury).|
|11/19/2005||Finger injury, day-to-day.|
|11/11/2004||NHL lockout: Signed with the SKA St. Petersburg of the Russian League.|
|4/03/2004||Assigned to Hartford (AHL).|
|2/12/2004||Recalled from Hartford (AHL).|
|2/10/2004||Assigned to Hartford (AHL).|
|2/09/2004||Recalled from Hartford (AHL).|
|9/26/2003||Assigned to Hartford (AHL).|
|10/01/2002||Assigned to Hartford (AHL).|
|9/15/2001||Assigned to Hartford (AHL).|
|7/02/2008||New York Rangers traded Fedor Tyutin and Christian Backman to the Columbus Blue Jackets for Nikolai Zherdev and Dan Fritsche.|
|6/23/2001||Drafted by the New York Rangers in the 2nd round (40th overall) in 2001.|
Fedor Tyutin scores shorthanded goal Monday | 04/29/2014 9:58 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin had a goal and an assist in the Blue Jackets' 4-3 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6.
ImpactTyutin's goal was scored shorthanded and started Columbus' rally of three straight third-period goals to nearly close the deficit. That rally helped the Blue Jackets end on a positive note, even if they were still eliminated Monday night.
Fedor Tyutin will return Saturday night | 04/26/2014 1:14 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin (undisclosed) will suit up in Saturday's game.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
ImpactHe has been injured since Game 2, but he'll get back in the lineup for Game 5. Tyutin doesn't have a shot or a point in the series against Pittsburgh so far, but he's played just under 27 minutes of ice time during his two appearances.
Defenseman Fedor Tyutin may be back tonight | 04/26/2014 9:47 AM
NewsThe Blue Jackets may get defenseman Fedor Tyutin back in the lineup on Saturday.
ImpactHe missed the last two games after taking a hard hit on the first shift of Game 2 in the opening-round playoff series by Pittsburgh's Joe Vitale. "He had a full practice (Friday), and that's a good sign," Columbus coach Todd Richards said, although he wanted to discuss Tyutin's condition with the medical staff before making a decision. Tyutin, who said he wants to play, was asked if he knew where he was in the aftermath of Vitale's hit. "Yeah," he deadpanned. "Pittsburgh."
Fedor Tyutin skates, shoots on Thursday | 04/24/2014 3:14 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin (undisclosed) skated on Thursday.
ImpactCoach Todd Richards is hoping that Tyutin will be able to return at some point during Columbus' first round series against Pittsburgh. He hasn't played since the first period of Game 2 and Game 5 is slated for Saturday night.
Fedor Tyutin misses second straight game | 04/24/2014 9:13 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin (undisclosed) missed Game 4 on Wednesday.
ImpactIt was Tyutin's second straight contest on the sidelines. Columbus was also without defenseman Ryan Murray on Wednesday, but they still managed to earn a 4-3 overtime win.
Fedor Tyutin is doubtful Wednesday | 04/22/2014 2:39 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin (undisclosed) wasn't on the ice for Columbus' optional Tuesday morning skate.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
ImpactTyutin probably won't play in Game 4 on Wednesday. He also missed Monday's contest due to the ailment.
Fedor Tyutin unlikely to play in Game 3 | 04/21/2014 7:01 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin (undisclosed) is unlikely to play in Game 3 Monday.
ImpactTyutin was injured during the first period on Saturday and never returned. Look for either Nick Schultz or Dalton Prout to take his place in the lineup.
Todd Richards offers no update on Tyutin | 04/19/2014 11:43 PM
NewsCoach Todd Richards gave no update on Fedor Tyutin's status after Columbus' 4-3 double-overtime win against the Penguins on Saturday night.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
ImpactTyutin played 6:55, getting two shots on goal and taking a penalty. Aaron Portzline of The Columbus Dispatch believes it's an upper-body injury after he took a few big hits in the first period.
Fedor Tyutin suffers undisclosed injury | 04/19/2014 9:33 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin has not played since the first period Saturday due to an undisclosed injury.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
ImpactIt's unclear how Tyutin was hurt. The Columbus reargard played 6:55 in the first period, blocking a shot and taking a penalty against the Penguins. He had 26 points in the regular season.
Fedor Tyutin back to steady self with Jackets | 03/16/2014 9:46 AM
NewsDefenseman Fedor Tyutin, who had missed nine games because of an ankle injury suffered during the Olympics, returned to the Columbus Blue Jackets Saturday night and contributed a steady effort to his team's 2-1 shootout victory over the Minnesota Wild.
ImpactTyutin blocked a shot and delivered a hit and there were no Wild goals while he was on the ice. With Tyutin back, Columbus coach Todd Richards made sweeping changes to his defensive pairings. Jack Johnson, who had been Tyutin's partner, skated with David Savard while Tyutin was out. But Richards had Johnson paired with Dalton Prout, Tyutin with James Wisniewski, and Nikita Nikitin with Savard. Tyutin and Wisniewski hadn't played together since early in the 2011-12 season. "He's such an easy guy to play with," Wisniewski said. "Every defensemen in this room would love to have Fedor next to them."
Fedor Tyutin returns to Blue Jackets lineup | 03/15/2014 7:46 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin is taking part in pregame line rushes and warmups, indicating he will return to the lineup Saturday night.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
ImpactTyutin suffered an ankle injury during the Olympics and had missed nine NHL games because of it. Tyutin has four goals and 24 points in 53 games.
Fedor Tyutin could be game-time call | 03/15/2014 8:59 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin could return to the Blue Jackets' lineup Saturday night.
ImpactHe was activated from the injured reserve after dealing with an ankle injury sustained at the Olympics that sideliend him for nine games. "He felt good coming off the ice," coach Todd Richards said after Tyutin participated in an optional practice yesterday. "It will probably be a morning or a game-time decision."
Columbus gets back Fedor Tyutin (ankle) | 03/14/2014 1:01 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin (ankle) has been activated by the Columbus Blue Jackets.
ImpactTyutin sustained the injury while playing for Team Russia in the 2014 Winter Games. He has four goals and 24 points in 53 games this season.
Fedor Tyutin (ankle) might return on Saturday | 03/11/2014 3:15 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin (ankle) is feeling "much better," according to Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards.
ImpactTyutin has been ruled out for Tuesday and Thursday's games, but he might be back on Saturday. He sustained the injury while playing for Russia in the 2014 Winter Olympics. He has four goals and 24 points in 53 games in 2013-14.
Columbus places Fedor Tyutin on IR list | 02/25/2014 9:10 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin (ankle) has been placed on the injured reserve list.
ImpactTyutin was hurt while representing Russia in the Olympics. He's expected to miss the next two-to-three weeks. He has 24 points in 53 games this season and has been averaging 22:34 minutes per contest.
Tyutin out 2-3 weeks with ankkle injury | 02/22/2014 11:29 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin will be out of action for two-three weeks due to an ankle injury.
James Mirtle Twitter
ImpactHe sustained the injury at the Olympics in Sochi. This is only going to add fuel to the fire on the issue of whether the NHL should participate in the Olympics.
Fedor Tyutin adds two assists Thursday | 01/31/2014 9:31 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin had two assists in Columbus' 5-2 victory on Thursday.
ImpactTyutin has four goals and 23 points in 49 games this season. There's a decent chance he'll surpass his career-high of 34 points.
Fedor Tyutin plays in 400 games with CBJ | 01/22/2014 9:48 AM
NewsAs expected, Fedor Tyutin returned from an illness on Tuesday.
ImpactTyutin had a plus-one rating in 18:14 minutes of ice time. He was sidelined for two games. This was also his 400th contest with the Blue Jackets, which makes him the sixth player to reach that mark with Columbus.
Fedor Tyutin has missed two consecutive games | 01/20/2014 9:07 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin has missed two straight games due to an illness.
ImpactThe Blue Jackets are expected to provide an update on Tyutin's status on Monday. He has four goals and 19 points in 43 games this season.
Fedor Tyutin doesn't take part in warmups | 01/17/2014 6:46 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin (illness) isn't taking part in Columbus' pregame warmups on Friday.
Shawn Mitchell on Twitter
ImpactIt looks like Tyutin won't play on Friday after missing two straight practices. Consider him day-to-day beyond this contest.
Fedor Tyutin probably won't play Friday | 01/17/2014 2:46 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin (illness) is doubtful Friday.
ImpactTyutin missed his second straight practice on Friday. "He was feeling better last night and then woke up this morning and wasn't feeling better," Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards said. "So we'll take a look at him this afternoon and make a call then. But I think it's not looking good that he's going to play." Tyutin has 19 points and 24 penalty minutes in 43 games this season.
Fedor Tyutin (illness) skips practice Thurs. | 01/16/2014 6:02 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin missed Thursday's practice because of an illness.
ImpactCoach Todd Richards didn't think it is anything to be concerned about and Tyutin is expected to return to the ice on Friday. If that's the case then he should be available to play against Washington.
| 12/20/2013 2:00 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin returned to action on Thursday December 19.
Fedor Tyutin shakes off injury and scores | 12/16/2013 9:48 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin had an eventful night for the Blue jackets in a 3-2 loss to Winnipeg Monday.
ImpactTyutin left the game in the second period after taking a high stick to the face, but returned to action in the third and ended up scoring his fourth goal of the season in the loss. R.J. Umberger scored the only other Columbus marker in the loss.
Fedor Tyutin leaves after taking high stick | 12/16/2013 8:50 PM
NewsColumbus blueliner Fedor Tyutin was forced to leave Monday's game against the Jets after taking a high stick to the face.
Ken Wiebe on Twitter
ImpactTyutin caught James Wright's stick in the face during the second period and has not returned to action. We'll pass along more detail as it becomes available.
Fedor Tyutin scores third of the season | 12/15/2013 7:01 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin potted his third goal of the season on Saturday.
ImpactTyutin led the Blue Jackets with six shots on goal as the defenseman saw 26:47 minutes of action in a 4-3 overtime loss. Tyutin has 13 points in 30 games this season and sees plenty of power play time as evidenced by his 7:32 minutes of time on Saturday with the man-advantage. He is worth owning in deeper leagues.
No disciplinary action against Fedor Tyutin | 11/09/2013 10:18 AM
NewsDefenseman Fedor Tyutin will not face supplemental discipline for a hit to the head of Rangers forward Taylor Pyatt in the second period of Thursday's game.
ImpactTyutin was whistled for an elbowing minor but replays showed that his arm remained tucked during the open-ice hit, during which Pyatt had his head down. Pyatt left the ice after the hit and did not return.
Tyutin clarifies interview on Varlamov | 11/05/2013 6:24 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin, in an attempt to support goaltender Semyon Varlamov, made a statement that he now regrets.
ImpactVarlamov has been charged with second-degree kidnapping and third-degree assault due to an alleged incident with his girlfriend. In a translated Russian interview, Tyutin said, "It's just American laws are on the women's side. That's why they can go to the police for any little thing, complain and bring a lot of problems to men. That's why the only mistake of Semyon is that he got together with this girl." Tyutin has since stated that he doesn't support violence against women and feels he should have chosen his words better. "The words came out . I'm totally against it," Tyutin said. "My two little daughters and my wife ... I would never want anybody to do anything like that against them." Blue Jackets president John Davidson issued a statement that the team doesn't believe Tyutin was condoning violence against women.
Jackets' Fedor Tyutin quiely collects points | 10/26/2013 9:22 AM
NewsDefenseman Fedor Tyutin had two assists in the Columbus Blue Jackets' 5-2 win over the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs Friday night.
ImpactThey were his 112th and 113th points with the Blue Jackets - moving him past Derick Brassard and into fourth on the team's all-time list.
Fedor Tyutin returned to action Saturday | 10/13/2013 7:32 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin played in his first NHL game of the season Saturday after being out with a lower body injury.
ImpactTyutin was minus-one in 19:03 minutes of action against the Bruins. Tyutin can score as he had four goals and 22 points in 48 games last season so look for him on the waiver wire if you need some scoring from a defenseman.
Fedor Tyutin is ready to return Saturday | 10/11/2013 2:01 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin (lower body) is healthy enough to play Saturday.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
ImpactTyutin missed Columbus' first three games of the 2013-14 campaign. He had four goals and 22 points in 48 games last season.
Tyutin practices fully Tues., may play Sat. | 10/08/2013 4:33 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin (lower body) participated fully in Tuesday's practice.
ImpactCoach Todd Richards said Tyutin could be back in the lineup on Saturday when the Blue Jackets play Boston, so it doesn't sound like he'll be available for Thursday's contest.
Fedor Tyutin could return on Thursday | 10/06/2013 8:02 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin (lower body) could return to the Columbus lineup as early as Thursday.
ImpactTyutin has not played in the Blue Jackets first two games and did not travel with the team for Saturday's game in Long Island but coach Todd Richards said that he is a possibility Thursday. He should get 25-30 points this season if he can remain healthy.
Fedor Tyutin (lower body) out for opener | 10/04/2013 1:01 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin (lower body) will not be in the lineup for Columbus' opening contest of the 2013-14 season.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
ImpactCoach Todd Richards also said he was unsure if Tyutin would travel with the team for their game on Saturday against the New York Islanders. The Blue Jackets defender suffered a lower-body injury on Wednesday at practice.
Fedor Tyutin uncertain for Friday's contest | 10/03/2013 6:46 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin (lower body) visited a doctor Thursday, so he wasn't on the ice for practice.
Impact"I can't tell you yea or nay for (Friday)," coach Todd Richards said. "There's still a chance." Tyutin sustained a lower-body injury during Wednesday's session.
Fedor Tyutin (lower body) might miss opener | 10/02/2013 4:46 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin suffered a lower-body injury during Wednesday's practice.
ImpactTyutin needs to be re-evaluated and until that happens, the exact severity of his injury won't be clear. For now Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards believes that it's not a major injury, but still serious enough to put his availability for Friday and Saturday's games into question.
Fedor Tyutin extends points streak | 04/19/2013 9:56 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin is on a four-game points streak.
ImpactTyutin assisted on Dalton Prout's first career goal. He has four goals and 21 points in 45 games this season.
Fedor Tyutin scores GWG for Columbus | 04/18/2013 1:42 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin collected the game-winning goal in the Columbus Blue Jackets' 3-2 overtime win against the Anaheim Ducks.
ImpactThis extends the defenseman's point streak to three games. He now has 20 points in 44 contests this season.
Fedor Tyutin nets a goal Saturday | 04/14/2013 9:24 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin scored a goal on Saturday.
ImpactTyutin has three goals and 18 points in 42 contests. He's been cold lately from an offensive perspective with just two points in his last 11 games.
F. Tyutin (undisclosed) doesn't miss a game | 03/08/2013 9:54 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin (undisclosed) was able to play on Thursday despite leaving the morning skate early.
ImpactTyutin was dealing with "bumps and bruises," according to Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards. Tyutin registered an assist and logged 25:18 minutes in Thursday's 2-1 overtime win.
Fedor Tyutin is a game-time season Thursday | 03/07/2013 11:11 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin will be a game-time decision on Thursday.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
ImpactIt's not clear what's wrong with him, but he didn't finish the Blue Jackets' morning skate. He has a goal and 12 points in 23 games this season.
Fedor Tyutin leads the Jackets with 9 points | 02/11/2013 9:10 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin leads the Columbus Blue Jackets in points with nine.
ImpactTyutin has been a bright spot for the Blue Jackets this season although he is a minus-five thus far. He is worth putting in your lineup as he leads Columbus in power play time on ice, in traditional deeper pools.
Fedor Tyutin scores Jackets' lone goal | 01/24/2013 2:09 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin was the Columbus Blue Jackets' lone goal scorer in a 5-1 loss to the Phoenix Coyotes on Monday.
ImpactTyutin has been a definite bright spot for Columbus, scoring a goal and four points in three games so far, even if his -3 rating is a negative. He has potential to be a deep option in fantasy, although his peripherals aren't particularly eye-popping.
Fedor Tyutin gets an assist in loss Monday | 01/21/2013 11:54 PM
NewsFedor Tyutin registered an assist in Columbus' 4-3 shootout loss Monday against Detroit.
ImpactTyutin is a key player on the Blue Jackets' defense corps. However, the arrival of Jack Johnson for his first full campaign in Ohio and the return to health for James Wisniewski mean that Tyutin will spend a little less time on the power play in 2013.
Fedor Tyutin gets two points in the opener | 01/20/2013 1:44 AM
NewsFedor Tyutin had two assists in Columbus' 3-2 shootout win Saturday.
ImpactNick Foligno and Artem Anisimov netted Columbus' two goals in regulation. Anisimov also accounted for the game-winner in the shootout. Nikita Nikitin and Vinny Prospal each finished the contest with an assist.
|Goals||1||4 times-last:vs. Wpg||last:Dec 16||1|
|Assists||2||3 times-last:vs. Wsh||last:Jan 30||2|
|Points||2||4 times-last:vs. Wsh||last:Jan 30||2|
|Penalty Minutes||4||2 times-last:at NYI||last:Mar 23||2|
|Plus/Minus||3||vs. Wsh||Jan 30||3|
|Power Play Goals||1||at Ott||Nov 17||0|
|Power Play Points||2||at Ott||Nov 17||1|
|Shorthanded Goals||0||69 times-last:at Fla||last:Apr 12||0|
|Shorthanded Points||1||2 times-last:vs. Wsh||last:Jan 30||1|
|Shots||6||2 times-last:at Fla||last:Apr 12||4|
|Games||82||2 times-last: 2008-09 (CBJ)|
|Penalty Minutes||81||2008-09 (CBJ)|
|Power Play Goals||5||2008-09 (CBJ)|
|Shorthanded Goals||1||3 times-last: 2008-09 (CBJ)|
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