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Nick Tarnasky
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Nick Tarnasky  #43

New York Rangers  Left Wing
NUMBER: 43 BIRTHDATE: November 25, 1984  (AGE 29)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Rocky Mountain House, AB, Canada
WEIGHT: 230 DRAFTED: TBL / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 9th   (287th overall)

2013-14 Notes:

Led Hamilton (AHL) in games played (76) and penalty minutes (144) and tied for fifth in goals (13) and power play goals (four)

- Skated in his 300th career AHL game on Oct. 26 at Utica

- Tallied his 100th career AHL point with an assist on Dec. 28 at Utica

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 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

There was a lot of talk off the ice. From a player's standpoint, that's not the talk in the room. GMs make decisions, coaches make decisions, but as a team you have to come together and be ready to go, and we are.

— San Jose Sharks forward Tommy Wingels on his team's approach entering training camp