|Assets:||Brought plenty of speed and tenacity to the arena every night, and he worked as hard as anyone. Was a sound penalty killing forward and energy player. Could play any forward position.|
|Flaws:||Didn't have a lot of high-end skill for the National Hockey League level, so he was reduced to battling for a bottom-six forward role for much of his professional hockey career.|
|Career Potential:||Defensive energy forward.|
|11/16/2014||Assigned to the Springfield Falcons (AHL).|
|11/08/2014||Recalled from the Springfield Falcons (AHL).|
|10/02/2014||Placed on waivers by the Columbus Blue Jackets for the purpose of being assigned to the Springfield Falcons (AHL).|
|7/27/2014||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Columbus Blue Jackets to a one-year two-way contract.|
|6/30/2014||Columbus Blue Jackets tendered a qualifying offer.|
|3/05/2014||Acquired from the Tampa Bay Lightning.|
|3/05/2014||Assigned to the Springfield Falcons (AHL).|
|12/18/2013||Assigned to the Syracuse Crunch (AHL).|
|11/26/2013||Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).|
|9/29/2013||Placed on waivers by the Tampa Bay Lightning for the purpose of being assigned to Syracuse (AHL).|
|4/03/2013||Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).|
|4/01/2013||Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).|
|3/16/2013||Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).|
|2/10/2013||Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).|
|2/09/2013||Placed on waivers by the Tampa Bay Lightning.|
|12/04/2012||Signed with HC Banska Bystrica (Slovakia).|
|4/07/2012||Missed the last 35 regular season games (knee injury).|
|1/24/2012||Knee injury, injured reserve.|
|1/20/2012||Missed 1 game (lower body injury).|
|1/17/2012||Lower body injury, day-to-day.|
|11/28/2011||Re-signed by the Tampa Bay Lightning to a two-year contract.|
|11/23/2011||Recalled from Norfolk (AHL).|
|10/04/2011||Assigned to Norfolk (AHL).|
|5/19/2011||Missed the last 6 playoff games (foot injury).|
|4/29/2011||Foot injury, day-to-day.|
|11/14/2010||Missed 1 game (flu).|
|9/26/2009||Assigned to Norfolk (AHL).|
|12/11/2008||Signed by the Tampa Bay Lightning to a three-year entry level contract.|
|9/24/2008||Returned to his junior team (Prince George-WHL).|
|3/21/2008||Signed by the Norfolk Admirals (AHL).|
|3/05/2014||Tampa Bat Ligntning traded Matt Taormina and Dana Tyrell to the Columbus Blue Jackets for Jonathan Marchessault and Dalton Smith.|
|6/23/2007||Drafted by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2nd round (47th overall) in 2007.|
Jackets, Lightning pull off 4-player trade | 03/05/2014 5:32 PM
NewsThe Tampa Bay Lightning have traded Dana Tyrell and Matt Taormina to the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for Jonathan Marchessault and Dalton Smith.
Bluejackets.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactTyrell has nine goals and 21 points in 44 AHL games this season. At the age of 24, he has 24 points and 26 penalty minutes in 132 career NHL contests.
Tampa Bay demotes Dana Tyrell | 12/18/2013 5:02 PM
NewsDana Tyrell has been reassigned to AHL Syracuse.
ImpactTyrell has no points in seven games with Tampa Bay this season. He also hasn't been much of an offensive threat in the minors.
Tyrell debuts against Pens Friday night | 11/30/2013 11:06 AM
NewsDana Tyrell played his first game of the season for Tampa Friday night.
ImpactHe was summoned from the AHL Tuesday but did not play in Wednesday's game. Tyrell had 9:17 of ice time against the Penguins Friday night skating alongside Nate Thompson and B.J. Crombeen on the Bolt's fourth line. Despite the fact that Tyrell had two hits and impressed coach Jon Cooper with his play, he has no fantasy value.
Tampa Bay promotes Dana Tyrell | 11/27/2013 12:22 PM
NewsThe Tampa Bay Lightning have summoned Dana Tyrell.
ImpactTyrell has three goals and four points in 16 AHL games this season. He also has seven goals and 24 points in 125 career contests with the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Flooding forces Dana Tyrell to evacuate | 06/22/2013 3:56 PM
NewsDana Tyrell was forced to evacuate his home Thursday night ahead of the major flooding, which impact several communities in southern Alberta.
St. Petersburg Times
Impact"My condo is right next to the Saddledome," Tyrell said. "It's crazy. I've never seen anything like it." The Saddledome reportedly had water filled up to the 10th row of seats. Tyrell said his condo, which sits on the 17th floor, won't be damaged by the flooding, but for now he has to live with his parents in Airdrie, Alberta because "everything is shut down."
Tampa recalls Dana Tyrell | 04/04/2013 12:03 PM
NewsDana Tyrell is back up with the Tampa Bay Lightning.
St. Petersburg Times
ImpactHe was brought up from the minors on Wednesday. In 12 games with the Bolts this season, he has three points and 10 hits.
Tampa Bay sends Dana Tyrell to the minors | 04/01/2013 6:48 PM
NewsDana Tyrell has been returned to AHL Syracuse.
ImpactTyrell has a goal and three points in 12 games with Tampa Bay this season. He was averaging just 9:32 minutes per game with the Lightning.
Lightning place Dana Tyrell on waivers | 02/09/2013 1:44 PM
NewsDana Tyrell has been placed on waivers by the Lightning.
Damian Cristodero on Twitter
ImpactHe has skated in six games with Tampa Bay this campaign, where he has notched a goal and an assist.
Dana Tyrell made season debut Tuesday | 01/23/2013 12:30 PM
NewsDana Tyrell made his season debut with the Lightning on Tuesday night.
ImpactHe sat out the first two games as a healthy scratch, but skated on the fourth line with Adam Hall and B.J. Crombeen against Carolina. It was Tyrell's first NHL game since he underwent surgery last spring to repair a torn ACL in his right knee.
Dana Tyrell parts ways with Slovak squad | 01/02/2013 6:12 PM
NewsDana Tyrell and HC Banska Bystrica have parted ways for now.
ImpactIf the NHL lockout cancels the remainder of the season then Tyrell has reportedly expressed an interest in returning to the Slovak Extraliga. He appeared in four games overseas, while missing some time with a groin injury, and ended up with three assists.
Dana Tyrell returns to action in Slovakia | 01/01/2013 12:18 PM
NewsDana Tyrell (groin) returned to action Friday after missing four games.
St. Petersburg Times
ImpactTyrell is playing for Banska Bystrica of the Slovak Extraliga after signing there in early December. Tyrell missed the last 35 games of the 2011-12 season after an ACL injury in his right knee required reconstructive surgery. He was selected in the second round of the 2007 Draft by the Lightning. He has little, if any, fantasy value at this time.
|Penalty Minutes||12||2010-11 (TB)|
Subscribe to The Hockey News magazine!
Subscribe today, and save off the cover price.Subscribe now
Sign up to our e-flash newsletter.
You will receive backstage access to special features, articles, promotions and special events and more!!Sign up now