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Tyson Barrie  #4

Colorado Avalanche  Defenseman
NUMBER: 4 BIRTHDATE: July 26, 1991  (AGE 23)
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Victoria, BC, Canada
WEIGHT: 190 DRAFTED: COL / 2009 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 3rd   (64th overall)    Prospect Bio

2014 PLAYOFFS
- Suffered a knee injury in Game 3 at Minnesota on April 21.
- Recorded two assists and was +3 in his Stanley Cup Playoff debut on April 17 vs. Minnesota.
- Over the last 10 seasons (since 2003-04), only one other Avs defenseman had two assists with a +3 rating or better in a postseason game, Ruslan Salei on April 15, 2008 vs. Minnesota.

2013-14 REGULAR SEASON
- Led all Avalanche defensemen with 13 goals, the most by an Avs blueliner since 2006-07 (John-Michael Liles 14).
- Finished second among Colorado defensemen in both points (38) and assists (25).
- Scored three overtime goals this year, tying the single-season franchise record set by David Jones in 2010-11.
- Was the first NHL defenseman to score three OT goals in one season since Atlanta’s Dustin Byfuglien in 2010-11.
- Now has four career OT winners, the most by a blueliner in franchise history.
- Scored five game-winning goals, tied for third among NHL defenseman.
- Finished third on the team with a +17 plus/minus rating.

Canadian Major Junior All-Rookie Team (2008) WHL West First All-Star Team (2010, 2011) WHL Defenseman of the Year (2010) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2010)
Quote of the Day

It's pretty crazy, but believe me when I say we didn't draft these players with the mindset we had to because they had good hockey-playing dads. It just turned out that way. But we're certainly glad they're a part of our organization.

— Arizona Coyotes director of amateur scouting Tim Bernhardt regarding the coincidence that six of the organization's top prospects are sons of former NHL players