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ⓘ Tyler Arnason. Tyler L. Arnason is an American retired professional ice hockey center. He played a career total of 487 games in the National Hockey League. He p ..




Tyler Arnason
                                     

ⓘ Tyler Arnason

Tyler L. Arnason is an American retired professional ice hockey center. He played a career total of 487 games in the National Hockey League. He played for the Chicago Blackhawks, Ottawa Senators, and Colorado Avalanche.

                                     

1. Career

Before playing in the NHL, Arnason played college hockey at St. Cloud State University for 118 games. Arnason was drafted with the 183rd overall pick by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft.

On January 21, 2003, he was involved in an off-ice incident. While Arnason, Phil Housley and Theoren Fleury were leaving the Pure Platinum strip club in Columbus, Ohio, Arnason and Housley had to step in to prevent Fleury from being beat up by the bouncers after Fleury punched the strip club manager in the face.

On March 9, 2006, he was traded to the Ottawa Senators for Brandon Bochenski and a second-round pick. He played 19 games with the Senators and became an unrestricted free agent. On July 1, 2006, he signed a one-year deal with the Colorado Avalanche. He played 2 seasons with them and signed a one-year two-way contract with the New York Rangers for the 2009–10 season on July 3, 2009 but he never played for them. Arnason retired from playing professional ice hockey in 2012.

                                     

2. Other websites

  • Biographical information and career statistics from NHL.com, or Eliteprospects.com, or Eurohockey.com, or Hockey-Reference.com, or The Internet Hockey Database
                                     
  • the Father of current KHL er Kontinental Hockey League - Dinamo Riga Tyler Arnason MJHL Goal Scoring Leader 1969 WCHL Scoring Champion 1971 WCHL Goals
  • Sabres Henrik Tallinder, Buffalo Sabres Erik Cole, Carolina Hurricanes Tyler Arnason Chicago Blackhawks Radim Vrbata, Colorado Avalanche Pavel Datsyuk
  • Toronto Maple Leafs Chuck Arnason Right Wing Canada Ashern, Manitoba 1971 79 MTL, ATLf, PIT, KC, COLr, CLE, MNS, WSH Tyler Arnason Centre United States