Farewell, Tyson Strachan!

Capitals and Bears defenseman Tyson Strachan signed with the Buffalo Sabres on Friday, ending his tenure in Washington and Hershey.
Via Capitals Outsider
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres sign defenseman Tyson Strachan for Amerks, depth

Tim Murray was looking for a couple of players for the Amerks, and he's found one in Tyson Strachan. The 29-year-old defenseman spent last season in the Washington organization, dressing in 18 games with the Capitals and 60 games for their AHL affiliate in Hershey. Strachan's two-way deal, according to Ryan Rishaug of TSN, is for one year with an NHL salary of $650,000 and...
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Caps Hang With Nats Fans

Capitals/Bears defensemen Tyson Strachan, plus teammates John Carlson and Steve Oleksy came to sign autographs and take photos with fans at the Nats game on Sunday.
Via Capitals Outsider
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Strachan Strays Coming to Nats Park

Caps and Bears defenseman Tyson Strachan is bringing his non-profit to Nationals Park on June 1.
Via Capitals Outsider
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo Shoot with Strachan Strays

Aside from hockey, Tyson Strachan's passion project is running Strachan Strays, which promotes pet adoption.
Via Capitals Outsider
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Hershey Bears Goalie David Leggio Imitates Pierre McGuire Perfectly

Hershey Bears goalie David Leggio created this epic video with his teammate Tyson Strachan and perfectly imitated Pierre McGuire. He nailed exactly how he speaks and the amount of information that Pierre tries to pack into his sentences. Here is a Pierre McGuire interview for comparison’s sake. [Puck Daddy Blog] The post Hershey Bears Goalie David Leggio Imitates Pierre McGuire...
Via Diehardsport
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Tale of the Tape: Tyson Strachan vs. Matt Martin

Tyson Strachan: 6’3″, 215 lbs., 13 Career NHL Regular Season Fights Matt Martin: 6’3″, 206 lbs., 45 Career NHL Regular Season Fights February 4th, 2014.  Verizon Center.  2:34 into the first period.  Score tied 0-0. Tyson Strachan looked over at Matt Martin with a smile, who shot Strachan a smile right back. “Why hello Matt,” […]
Via Capitals Outsider
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Dogs Visit Bears

Sometime Capital and current Hershey Bears defenseman Tyson Strachan has a side gig outside of hockey called Strachan Strays, a non-profit group that raises money to fight pet homelessness.
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Our Tale of the Tape: Fighting With Tyson Strachan and Aaron Volpatti

And the winner is…..on a unanimous decision….TYSON STRACHAN
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November 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Capitals Recall Strachan From Hershey

The Washington Capitals have recalled defenseman Tyson Strachan from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), vice president and general manager George McPhee announced today. Strachan, 29, made his Capitals debut on Nov. 15 against Detroit. The Melfort, Saskatchewan, native played in five games with Washington this season. Strachan played in 38 games with the Florida...
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November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

NHL Metro Division Preview: Washington Capitals

We will do a team preview every day up until the season opener.  Today we will cover the Washington Capitals.  Predicted to finish 3rd in the Metro Division.  Check out our other previews here. 2012-13: 27-18-3-57 3rd in the East.  Lost in Conference Quarter Finals 4-3 vs. New York Rangers. Key Additions:  C Mikhail Grabovski, D Tyson Strachan Key Losses: C Mike Ribeiro, D...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Capitals sign 3 players to 1-year deals

The Washington Capitals have signed defenseman Tyson Strachan, right wing Matt Watkins and goaltender David Leggio to one-year, two-way contracts. The 28-year-old Strachan played in 38 games with the Florida Panthers last season. He had four assists and 40 penalty minutes. Strachan has played in 120 NHL games over five seasons with the Panthers and St. Louis Blues. The 26-year...
Via AP on Fox
July 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Capitals Sign David Leggio, Matt Watkins and Tyson Strachan by   Steven Ellis

The Washington Capitals have signed defenseman Tyson Strachan, right wing Matt Watkins and goaltender David Leggio to one-year, two-way contracts Leggio, the Rochester Americans most valuable player the past two seasons, is coming off a 38 win season, good enough to place him first in the league. Leggio played for four years at Clarkson University, where he amassed a record of 59–29–12 [...]
Via The Hockey House
July 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Get to Know a Draft Pick: Brent Pedersen

Late round draft picks are always a bit of a shot in the dark because guys selected after the 4th round or so generally have a low chance of becoming full-time NHL-ers. There have been plenty of solid NHLers drafted in the later rounds, but a good chunk of them either become career AHLers or find a career in another league. That being said, turning a late round pick into an NHL player...
Via Shutdown Line
July 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Tyson Strachan Hit On Jason Chimera

Strachan received a five minute major for interference, a 10 and game misconduct. Chimera did return to play.  
Via Kukla's Korner
March 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Chip McCleary: The Ex-Blues Report

Without further interruption, let's get to it. Jochen Hecht (BUF), 11 GP, 0-3-3 Lee Stempniak (CGY), 8 GP, 4-2-6 Dennis Wideman (CGY), 8 GP, 2-5-7 Jamal Mayers (CHI), 6 GP, 0-0-0 Nikita Nikitin (CLB), 8 GP, 0-2-2 Erik Johnson (COL), 10 GP, 0-1-1 Carlo Colaiacovo (DET), 2 GP, 0-0-0 Kent Huskins (DET), 7 GP, 0-0-0 Tyson Strachan (FLA), 5 GP, 0-0-0 Mike Weaver (FLA)...
Via HockeyBuzz
February 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Spiegel: No Garrison? No Problem. Release The Strachan!

Who you say? That would be Tyson Strachan, who was called up to the Panthers for 15 games last season to fill in for the injured Ed Jovanovski and Dmitri Kulikov, and then two games in the playoffs for an injured Keaton Ellerby. To be called up in the playoffs is all one needs to know about GM Dale Tallon's faith in Strachan's abilities as a player. But that faith was...
Via HockeyBuzz
August 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Panthers give D Strachan one-year extension

The Florida Panthers signed defenseman Tyson Strachan to a one-year contract extension on Wednesday.
Via Miami Herald
February 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Panthers, D Strachan agree on one-year contract extension

The Florida Panthers signed defenseman Tyson Strachan to a one-year contract extension on Wednesday.Terms of the deal were not disclosed.The 27-year-old has one goal and two assists in eight games, while averaging more than 15 minutes of ice time per game for the Panthers this season.Strachan previously played 67 games for the St. Louis Blues from 2008-2011.
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Tyson Strachan helps boost ailing Florida Panthers defense

For months, Panthers coach Kevin Dineen rapped his knuckles on a wood table whenever the health of his defense was brought up.
Via Basketball ] MiamiHerald.com
February 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Panthers pop Isles

For the second consecutive game, the Panthers overcame an early deficit on the road and picked up a key victory — at the expense of the Islanders.Kris Versteeg, Tomas Fleischmann, Tyson Strachan and Jack Skille scored and the Panthers earned a 4-1 victory over the Islanders yesterday at Nassau Coliseum...
Via NY Post
February 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Panthers top Islanders for third straight victory

Kris Versteeg, Tomas Fleischmann, Tyson Strachan and Jack Skille scored to lift the Florida Panthers to a 4-1 win over the New York Islanders on Sunday.
Via CBSSports
February 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Panthers' Theodore stops 26 in victory over Isles

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) Kris Versteeg, Tomas Fleischmann, Tyson Strachan and Jack Skille scored to lift the Florida Panthers to a 4-1 win over the New York Islanders on Sunday.
Via SI.com
February 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Isles Fall 4-1 to the Florida Panthers

Uniondale, NY -- The Islanders playoff hopes took another hit this afternoon with a 4-1 loss to the Florida Panthers. The Islanders scored the games opening goal, but saw their lead evaporate after the Panthers tied the game at one in the first and scored three unanswered goals in the second period. “It wasn’t a very good first two periods for us,” a frustrated John Tavares...
Via Islanders Hockey Blog
February 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Panthers 4, Islanders 1

Kris Versteeg, Tomas Fleischmann, Tyson Strachan and Jack Skille scored to lift the Florida Panthers to a 4-1 win over the New York Islanders on Sunday. Florida's Jose Theodore made 26 saves in his first appearance since Jan. 20 after suffering a knee injury. The Panthers' quick-strike offense supported Theodore with two goals off faceoffs and four unanswered goals overall...
Via AP on Fox
February 12, 2012  |  Discuss
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