The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled forward Dana Tyrell from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced.
Tyrell, 24, has skated in 16 games this season with the Crunch, posting three goals and four points to go along with eight penalty minutes. The Airdrie, Alberta native scored twice in the season opener on October 5 against the Binghamton Senators and he is one of two players on Syracuse to score a shorthanded goal.
The 5-foot-11, 192-pound forward has appeared in 125 career NHL games, all with the Lightning, collecting seven goals and 24 points to go along with 22 penalty minutes. Last season, Tyrell recorded a goal and four points in 21 games with the Lightning.
Tyrell was originally selected by the Lightning in the second round, 47th overall, at the 2007 NHL Draft.