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Team: San Jose Sharks
Age / DOB:  (20) / 7/1/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 181

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Chris Tierney is expected to suit up Monday night against the Montreal Canadiens.
Tierney was just called up from the AHL earlier in the day and will be in the lineup Monday night. With all the trades the Sharks made Sunday and Monday, the 20-year-old rookie will get a chance to dress. He's played in 24 games this year while registering a goal and six assists with a plus one rating. Mar 2 - 8:39 PM

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Chris Tierney has been brought up by San Jose.

He has accumulated 24 points, including 17 assists, in 27 games with Worcester this season. Tierney also has one goal and seven points in 24 outings with San Jose.
Mar 2 - 6:08 PM

The San Jose Sharks sent Chris Tierney to the minors on Saturday.

The 24-year-old has a goal and six assists for seven points in 24 games during his rookie season in the NHL. He's averaging almost 11 minutes per game.
Feb 28 - 2:58 PM

Chris Tierney had two assists on Saturday and moved up to the third line in the second period.

Tierney had his second multi-point game in a row as he had a goal and an assist Thursday. He played with Tomas Hertl and James Sheppard in the latter half of the game and has impressed coach Todd McLellan of late. "He had a lot of fire in his game," McLellan said of Tierney. "We’re deep into a season where there’s been a lot of miles put on some of the guys that play a few more minutes. We’re looking for energy from the younger group and the guys that are up." Tierney started the season with two assists in 14 games before he was sent to the minors at the end of December.
Feb 8 - 11:30 AM

Chris Tierney scored his first career NHL goal on Thursday night in San Jose's 5-1 win over Vancouver.

Tierney's first goal was a floater than found a hole through Ryan Miller, but at least it'll look like a blast from the point in the book. The game was also his first career multi-point game as he assisted Andrew Desjardins' tally with five seconds left. Regardless, congrats to the 20 year old who was drafted 55th overall in 2012.
Feb 6 - 3:06 AM

Chris Tierney has been summoned from the minors.

He has two assists in 14 games with San Jose this year and 24 points in 26 matches with Worcester.
Feb 4 - 2:55 PM

Chris Tierney has been sent to the AHL Worcester Sharks.

San Jose made the move because Matthew Nieto is ready to return from an ankle injury. Tierney has two assists in 14 contests with San Jose in 2014-15.
Tue, Dec 30, 2014 02:30:00 PM

Chris Tierney has been called up by San Jose.

He has two assists in 11 NHL outings this campaign and 10 points in 12 minor-league matches.
Thu, Dec 11, 2014 03:21:00 PM

Chris Tierney has been reassigned to AHL Worcester.

He has contributed two assists in 11 games with San Jose this year. Tierney was returned to the minors to make a roster spot available for Tyler Kennedy.
Thu, Nov 6, 2014 06:00:00 PM

Chris Tierney will likely be back in the San Jose lineup on Saturday after missing the last two games as a healthy scratch.

Tierney picked up two assists in his first three games but was a minus-five with nary a point in the next three games before being sent to the press box for the last two. He will see third line duty with Joe Pavelski and Tommy Wingels if coach Todd McLellan stays with his line combinations from practice on Friday.
Sat, Oct 25, 2014 09:46:00 AM

San Jose Sharks sign Chris Tierney to three-year entry-level contract.

Tierney had 18 goals and 57 points in 68 games with the London Knights of the Ontario Hockey League this season. The 18-year old was San Jose's second-round pick in 2011.
Tue, Apr 2, 2013 04:48:00 PM

Chris Tierney had a goal and an assist in the London Knights' 4-3 shootout win against the Guelph Storm.

Tierney is on a modest three-game point streak. He has nine goals and 17 assists in 35 OHL games this season.
Sat, Dec 15, 2012 06:06:00 PM

Chris Tierney scored a goal in the London Knights' 4-3 shootout win against the Mississauga Steelheads.

Tierney has eight goals and 21 points in 30 OHL games. He has four goals and six points in his last five contests.
Sun, Dec 2, 2012 05:07:00 PM

Chris Tierney of the London Knights registered two goals and an assist in a 3-1 win over Kitchener Tuesday.

The San Jose Sharks property has now registered 19 points in 27 games this season and continues his improvement in his third OHL campaign.
Tue, Nov 27, 2012 09:23:00 PM

San Jose prospect Chris Tierney collected three assists for London in a 5-3 triumph against Sarnia.

The second-round pick of the Sharks, 55th overall, in the 2012 draft has flashed his playmaking skills this OHL campaign with 11 assists and 15 points in 24 games during his third year as a member of the Knights.
Thu, Nov 22, 2012 09:10:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Joe Thornton
2Logan Couture
3Joe Pavelski
4Chris Tierney
LW1Patrick Marleau
2Tomas Hertl
3Mike Brown
4Raffi Torres
RW1Tommy Wingels
2Matthew Nieto
3Melker Karlsson
4John Scott
5Ben Smith
6Barclay Goodrow
D1Brent Burns
2Marc-Edouard Vlasic
3Justin Braun
4Brenden Dillon
5Mirco Mueller
6Matt Irwin
7Scott Hannan
8Karl Stollery
G1Antti Niemi
2Alex Stalock