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Nick Tarnasky

Nick Tarnasky

New York Rangers  Left Wing
BIRTHDATE: November 25, 1984  (AGE 31)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Rocky Mountain House, AB, Canada
WEIGHT: 230 DRAFTED: TBL / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 9th   (287th overall)
2014-15 NOTES: - Made his debut with Hartford on Oct. 12 at Syracuse - Tallied his first assist/point with the Wolf Pack on Oct. 21 at Worcester - Registered his first goal with the Wolf Pack on Feb. 22 vs. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton - Notched an assist and posted a plus-one rating on Apr. 11 vs. Albany
Traded to Nashville by Tampa Bay for Nashville's 6th round choice (Jaroslav Janus) in 2009 Entry Draft, September 29, 2008. Traded to Florida by Nashville for Wade Belak, November 27, 2008. Missed majority of 2009-10 due to eye injury in pre-season game at Ottawa, September 16, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Florida (ECHL), November 5, 2010. Signed to a PTO (professional tryout) contract by Springfield (AHL), November 11, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Chekhov (KHL), July 3, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Buffalo, July 17, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Montreal, July 6, 2013. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 3, 2014.
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016