Washington Capitals
Buffalo Sabres
Tyson Strachan
TysonStrachan
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 215
BIRTHDATE: 10/30/1984
AGE: 29
BIRTHPLACE: Melfort, SK, CAN
DRAFTED: CAR: 2003-137 overall
Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, October 9, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Florida, July 12, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Washington, July 8, 2013.
Career
2012-13: Appeared in 38 games with Florida, compiling four assists and 40 penalty minutes ... Ranked third on the Panthers in penalty minutes ... Recorded nine points (one goal, eight assists) and 22 penalty minutes in 24 games with San Antonio. 2011-12: Scored first career NHL goal on Feb. 12 at NYI ... Appeared in 50 games with San Antonio and finished the season with 17 points (three goals, 14 assists). 2010-11: Appeared in 29 games with STL and recorded single-game career high 17 PIM on 12/16 vs. LA. 2009-10: Recorded AHL career-highs in goals (5), assists (21) and points (26) in 65 games with Peoria. 2008-09: Made NHL debut with STL vs. WSH on 12/18 ... Registered first NHL point with an assist vs. BOS (12/21).