• 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
I've been getting frustrated lately, and the only thing keeping me sane was the team winning and other people stepping up and scoring. Then you just kind of let it go and realize you can end the series with one shot, that frustration goes away for a brief moment, and that's what happened.
— Montreal forward Max Pacioretty after scoring the series-winner in Game 4 -- his first career playoff goal -- to eliminate the Lightning and send the Canadiens into the second round