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Tyler Graovac | Center

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (22) / 4/27/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 179

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Tyler Graovac has been sent down to AHL Iowa.
Graovac's latest NHL stint only lasted three days. That's not surprising though as he was called up primarily because some of the Wild's forwards were battling illnesses. Jan 5 - 12:11 PM

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Taylor Graovac will sill in for the still sick Jason Zucker on Friday night against the Maple Leafs.

It'll be Graovac's third career NHL game, but he's yet to record a point. He has 25 goals and 49 points through 95 games in AHL Iowa since 2013.
Jan 2 - 7:50 PM

Tyler Graovac has been called up by the Minnesota Wild.

The Wild wanted an extra forward because Brett Sutter is dealing with an illness. Graovac might end up being a healthy scratch on Friday.
Jan 2 - 12:09 PM

Tyler Graovac has been reassigned to the minors.

He played in two games with Minnesota during his first taste of NHL action. Graovac didn't pick up a point, but he was credited with four shots on goal.
Jan 1 - 2:39 PM

Tyler Graovac will make his NHL debut Monday night against the Winnipeg Jets.

The 21-year-old was leading the Iowa Wild of the AHL in scoring with 12 goals and 24 points and will now be centering Minnesota's third line between Matt Cooke and Justin Fontaine. He will take Erik Haula's spot in the lineup.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 03:29:00 PM

Tyler Graovac has been called up by Minnesota.

If he gets to play Monday night then it will be his NHL debut. Graovac has 12 goals and 12 assists in 31 matches this season with AHL Iowa.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 10:03:00 AM

Tyler Graovac was the only goal scorer for Minnesota in a 2-1 preseason loss to the Jets Monday night.

Jason Zucker and Christian Folin picked up assists on the lone tally for the Wild while Ilya Bryzgalov and Niklas Backstrom shared goaltending duties. Backstrom was the sharper of the two netminders as he blocked all 12 shots he faced in 30 minutes of game action.
Mon, Sep 22, 2014 10:56:00 PM

Minnesota Wild sign Tyler Graovac to entry-level contract.

Graovac had 38 goals and 73 points in 60 regular-season games for the Belleville Bulls in the Ontario Hockey League. Graovac was selected with Minnesota's seventh-round pick in 2011.
Tue, Apr 2, 2013 04:15:00 PM

Tyler Graovac potted two goals and added an assist to get the Ottawa 67's past Kingston by a score of 4-3 on Tuesday.

He reached the 20-goal mark for the first time in his junior career and he required just 29 games to do it. The Minnesota Wild prospect has a personal best 34 points this season.
Tue, Jan 1, 2013 04:29:00 PM

Tyler Graovac scored shorthanded for Team OHL in a 2-1 loss to Russia in Game 3 of the Super Series on Thursday night.

His Ottawa 67's teammate and 2013 draft eligible forward Sean Monahan had the only assist on the play. Team OHL had a 1-0 lead until midway through the third when Anton Shenfeld and Maxim Shalunov scored to give the Russian squad a victory.
Thu, Nov 8, 2012 10:09:00 PM

Tyler Graovac netted his 17th and 18th goals of the season in Ottawa's 7-4 loss to the Kingston Frontenacs on Tuesday night.

The Minnesota prospect is finding the back of the net at goal-per-game pace 17 contests into the OHL season. "Just second effort and a lot more opportunity," said Graovac, who recorded a mere eight markers in 50 matches last season. "And goals bring confidence." He'll dress for Team OHL versus Team Russia on Thursday and on Monday November 12th in Super Series action as well with the hope of landing on Canada's radar for the World Junior Championships.
Wed, Nov 7, 2012 11:56:00 AM

Tyler Graovac has a stunning 16 goals in 15 OHL contests.

Graovac had just 20 goals in 168 career OHL games going into this season, so that's quite a jump. He's only failed to find the back of the net in five games so far in 2012-13 and he has four goals in two contests this month. The Minnesota Wild claimed Graovac in the seventh round of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
Sat, Nov 3, 2012 01:58:00 PM

Tyler Graovac had a hat trick in the Ottawa 67's 8-1 victory over the Erie Otters.

Graovac has four goals in four OHL games this season. He was taken by the Minnesota Wild in the seventh round of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
Sat, Sep 29, 2012 06:00:00 PM

The Minnesota Wild have cut Tyler Graovac from their training camp roster.

Graovac is expected to start the season with the OHL Ottawa 67's. He had 10 goals and 21 points in 66 OHL games in 2010-11.
Thu, Sep 22, 2011 11:38:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Mikko Koivu
2Mikael Granlund
3Charlie Coyle
4Jordan Schroeder
LW1Zach Parise
2Jason Zucker
3Erik Haula
4Justin Fontaine
RW1Jason Pominville
2Thomas Vanek
3Nino Niederreiter
4Ryan Carter
5Ruslan Fedotenko
D1Ryan Suter
2Jared Spurgeon
3Marco Scandella
4Jonas Brodin
5Matt Dumba
6Mike Reilly
7Christian Folin
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Darcy Kuemper
3Niklas Backstrom