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Eric Tangradi | Winger

Team: Detroit Red Wings
Age / DOB:  (26) / 2/10/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 221
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Eric Tangradi has inked a one-year deal with the Detroit Red Wings.
Tangradi had no points and 17 penalty minutes in seven games with the Montreal Canadiens in 2014-15. He also had 14 goals and 31 points in 48 AHL contests. Jul 8 - 2:46 PM

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The Montreal Canadiens won't make Eric Tangradi a qualifying offer.

The Canadiens acquired Tangradi from the Jets for backup goalie Peter Budaj. The 26-year-old played in seven games with the Habs but he didn't post a single point during that stint. Tangradi has an intriguing combination of size and skill but he just hasn't been able to put it together at the NHL level.
Jun 28 - 5:05 PM

Montreal has sent Eric Tangradi to the minors.

Tangradi was called up for Thursday's game against Anaheim. He had a minus-one rating and logged 5:34 minutes of ice time in that contest.
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 02:14:00 PM

Eric Tangradi was back up from the minors for Thursday's game against Anaheim.

He logged a game-low 5:34 of ice time in Montreal's 2-1 loss. Tangradi finished the match with two penalty minutes, two hits and a minus-1 rating.
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 02:39:00 AM

Eric Tangradi has been assigned to Hamilton of the AHL.

Fortunately for Tangradi, he'll earn his $700K regardless. Unfortunately for you, he has no fantasy value.
Fri, Dec 12, 2014 10:50:00 PM

Eric Tangradi feels like he'll fit in well on the Canadiens.

"The guys in this dressing room push each other to be better," he said. "I think when I'm playing fast and moving my feet, I can be an effective player and in this dressing room I'm surrounded by speed." Tangradi was a junior teammate of P.K. Subban in Belleville, so he has some familiarity in the room as well. He will be looking to cement a roster spot with Montreal when he gets the chance to play.
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 10:49:00 AM

Eric Tangradi has been summoned by the Montreal Canadiens.

Montreal acquired Tangradi from Winnipeg on Oct. 5. He had three goals and six points in 55 contests with the Jets in 2013-14.
Tue, Nov 25, 2014 05:24:00 PM

The Montreal Canadiens acquired Eric Tangradi from the Winnipeg Jets for goaltender Peter Budaj and forward Patrick Holland.

The Jets sent Tangradi to the minors on Saturday. He will probably be sent to the Canadiens' AHL affiliate in Hamilton. This trade was made because of the logjam of goaltenders on Montreal's roster. The Habs will now move forward with Carey Price as their starter and Dustin Tokarski as their backup. Tangradi had six points in 55 games last season.
Sun, Oct 5, 2014 12:57:00 PM

The Winnipeg Jets assigned middling winger Eric Tangradi to the AHL after he cleared waivers on Saturday.

While the 25-year-old has 136 games of NHL experience (including 55 games with Winnipeg in 2013-14), he hasn't really been able to put it together. Perhaps he'll find his place as a decent depth forward with moderate PIM potential at some point, but the 42nd pick of the 2007 NHL Draft seems to be in a tough spot right now.
Sat, Oct 4, 2014 03:56:00 PM

Eric Tangradi has been placed on waivers by the Winnipeg Jets.

Tangradi had three goals and six points in 55 contests with Winnipeg in 2013-14. He'll probably be sent to the minors if he clears waivers.
Fri, Oct 3, 2014 12:56:00 PM

Eric Tangradi (lower body) was back in the lineup on Thursday.

He logged just 8:01 of ice time in Winnipeg's 4-2 loss to Calgary and earned an assist for his first point of the preseason.
Fri, Oct 3, 2014 07:56:00 AM

Eric Tangradi (lower body) practiced Wednesday.

He hurt his leg after he crashed into the post in Monday's exhibition match versus Edmonton, but he's battling for a roster spot so he knows how important the next few days are.
Thu, Oct 2, 2014 09:40:00 AM

Eric Tangradi suffered a lower-body injury during Monday's exhibition loss to Edmonton.

He was hurt when he crashed into the post while driving to the net in the third period and is listed as day-to-day for now. Tangradi notched three goals and three assists in 55 games last season.
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 09:43:00 AM

Eric Tangradi skated alongside Olli Jokinen and Blake Wheeler in Wednesday's overtime win over Colorado.

He received the promotion because of Dustin Byfuglien's injury and took advantage of the situation by scoring his second goal of the season. "It was definitely a big exhale, that's for sure," Tangradi said. "There's been a lot of ups-and-downs for me this season. I tried to stay positive through them all and when you get an opportunity like (Wednesday), you try to take advantage of it." He has five points in 44 games this campaign.
Fri, Mar 21, 2014 07:28:00 AM

Eric Tangradi has been scratch for seven of Winnipeg's last 11 games.

This is just an FYI as Tangradi shouldn't be on your fantasy radar. He has one goal and two assists in 28 games this campaign, while averaging just 9:19 of ice time per contest.
Tue, Dec 24, 2013 05:29:00 AM

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