• He has committed to the University of Notre Dame for next season.
• Tinordi was the captain of the U.S National Team Development Program for the 2009-10 season and recorded two points (1-1-2) and was a plus-eight in seven games leading Team USA to a gold medal at the 2010 Under-18 World Championships.
• He is the son of Mark Tinordi, who totalled 1,514 penalty minutes in 12 NHL seasons as a defenseman with the Rangers, North Stars, Stars and Capitals from 1987-99 -- Jarred wears 24, the same number as his father.
• Tinordi played in 67 games with the U.S. Under-17 team last season, where he recorded 20 points (6-14--20) and 71 penalty minutes.
NHL Team: Washington Capitals NHL Player: Nicklas Backstrom Shootout move: “Backhand toe drag” Video Game: Call of Duty Movie: Blood Diamond TV Show: The Office Actress: Megan Fox Music Artist: Notorious B.I.G. Website: NHL.com Book: “Playing With Fire” by Theo Fleury Home-cooked meal: Casserole Activities away from the rink: Xbox, Basketball
There's not much to say. We played like [garbage]. I think every guy in the room should be completely embarrassed about how they played tonight. Every single person. To start a road trip, one of the biggest road trips and have a division rival chasing you down and have a ton on the line, it's ridiculous how we played tonight.
— Anaheim forward Andrew Cogliano after the Ducks' 7-2 loss to the Flames on Wednesday