|Assets:||Is a hard worker with good lower-body strength. Can produce solid totals at lower levels. Can also play a physical game when needed.|
|Flaws:||Doesn't have an abundance of high-end skill, which makes him unlikely to play a top-six forward role at the highest level.|
|Career Potential:||Journeyman depth winger.|
|9/21/2013||Placed on waivers by the Buffalo Sabres for the purpose of being assigned to Rochester (AHL).|
|8/05/2013||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Buffalo Sabres to a one-year two-way contract.|
|2/11/2013||Assigned to Providence (AHL).|
|2/01/2013||Recalled from Providence (AHL) on an emergency basis.|
|1/18/2013||Assigned to Providence (AHL).|
|1/17/2013||Placed on waivers by the Boston Bruins.|
|1/09/2013||Recalled from Providence (AHL).|
|9/14/2012||Assigned to Providence (AHL).|
|9/13/2012||Placed on waivers by the Boston Bruins.|
|9/23/2011||Assigned to Providence (AHL).|
|7/05/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Boston Bruins to a two-year contract.|
|10/03/2010||Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|8/10/2010||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Detroit Red Wings to a one-year contract.|
|9/24/2009||Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|10/03/2008||Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|4/15/2008||Re-signed by the Detroit Red Wings to a two-year contract.|
|9/26/2007||Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|9/25/2007||Released by the Detroit Red Wings.|
|7/26/2007||Signed as a free agent by the Detroit Red Wings.|
|2/02/2007||Signed with the Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL).|
|1/26/2007||Re-assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|12/28/2006||Loaned to the Iowa Stars (AHL).|
|12/03/2006||Released by the Manitoba Moose (AHL).|
|12/02/2006||Signed with the Manitoba Moose (AHL) to a professional try-out contract.|
|10/05/2006||Signed by the Toledo Storm (ECHL).|
|9/30/2006||Released by the Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL).|
|9/18/2006||Released by the Detroit Red Wings.|
|9/16/2006||Invited to training camp by the Detroit Red Wings.|
|7/28/2005||Unsigned; will re-enter the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.|
|9/15/2004||Returned to his junior team (Peterborough-OHL).|
|9/17/2003||Returned to his junior team (Peterborough-OHL).|
|8/05/2013||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Buffalo Sabres.|
|7/05/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Boston Bruins.|
|7/26/2007||Signed as a free agent by the Detroit Red Wings/Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL).|
|7/30/2005||Re-entered NHL draft.|
|6/22/2003||Drafted by the Calgary Flames in the 4th round (112th overall) in 2003.|
Sabres sign forward Jamie Tardif | 08/05/2013 1:51 PM
NewsJamie Tardif has agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the Buffalo Sabres.
ImpactHe registered 30 goals and 45 points in 62 games with Boston's AHL affiliate in Providence last year. He also suited up in the first two NHL games of his pro career, but he didn't get a point.
Jamie Tardif returns to the minors | 02/11/2013 3:47 PM
NewsJamie Tardif has been sent down to the minors.
ImpactTardif had no points in two games with the Boston Bruins. He will report to AHL Providence.
Jamie Tardif makes NHL debut Saturday | 02/03/2013 12:21 PM
NewsJamie Tardif, called up from the Providence Bruins, made his NHL debut Saturday at 28 in his seventh pro season.
ImpactTardiff is nice story but he has no fantasy value as he will be playing on the Bruins' fourth line.
Jamie Tardiff to make NHL debut Saturday | 02/02/2013 4:59 PM
NewsJamie Tardiff will make his NHL debut Saturday against the Maple Leafs
CSN New England
ImpactThe 28-year-old journeyman was a scoring star many years ago with the Peterborough Petes of the OHL but has not distinguished himself in the AHL since being selected in the 4th round and 112 overall in the 2003 draft. Tardiff is nice story but he has no fantasy value as he will be playing on the Bruins' fourth line alongside Lane MacDermid and Gregory Campbell.
Bruins recall Jamie Tardif on emergency basis | 02/01/2013 10:16 AM
NewsBruins recall W Jamie Tardif from AHL Providence on emergency basis.
ImpactThe Bruins suffered injuries to forwards Patrice Bergeron (shoulder), Shawn Thornton (head) and Daniel Paille (eye) in Thursday's 7-4 loss to the Sabres. Tardif was likely recalled to help fill out the roster in case more than one of those is unable to play Saturday against the Maple Leafs.
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