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Tyler Arnason

Tyler Arnason  #39

Center
NUMBER: 39 BIRTHDATE: March 16, 1979
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Oklahoma City, OK, United States
WEIGHT: 204 DRAFTED: CHI / 1998 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 7th   (183rd overall)

2008-09 SEASON
- Appeared in 71 games during his third season with the Avalanche, tallying five goals and 17 assists.
- Finished seventh on the team in scoring with 22 points.
- Ranked third on the club with 58 takeaways.
- Compiled a season-high four-game point streak, Jan. 10-16.
- Tied his career high with three assists on March 8 at Chicago.

MJHL - Rookie of the Year (1997) USHL First All-Star Team (1998) WCHA All-Rookie Team (1999) WCHA Second All-Star Team (2000) AHL All-Rookie Team (2002) Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Award (AHL Rookie of the Year) (2002) NHL All-Rookie Team (2003) Signed as a free agent by Gavle (Sweden), October 29, 2004. Traded to Ottawa by Chicago for Brandon Bochenski and Ottawa's 2nd round choice (Simon Danis-Pepin) in 2006 Entry Draft, March 9, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Colorado, July 1, 2006. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 3, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Riga (KHL), November 10, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Biel-Bienne (Swiss), October 14, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Espoo (Finland), January 31, 2011.
Quote of the Day

It was the look in his eyes. Hockey is the most important thing in his life. He wants to be a hockey player, and nothing's going to stop him from being a hockey player.

— Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin on forward Alex Galchenyuk's potential