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Tanner Richard | Winger | #38

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (25) / 4/6/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'0" / 192
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 3 (71) / TB

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Tanner Richard has been returned to AHL Syracuse.
The 23-year-old is still looking for his first career NHL point, unfortunately. Through 22 games this season he's posted seven goals and 17 points for Syracuse, easily the best rates of his young career. Sat, Dec 24, 2016 05:35:00 PM

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Tanner Richard will make his NHL debut Tuesday night.

He is projected to play with Brayden Point and J.T. Brown. "I'm pretty hated by most teams in the AHL," Richard said. "I guess that kind of tells me I'm doing an all right job of being a little rat. So I plan on doing exactly that tonight." He also has 17 points in 22 games, so he has been productive offensively as well.
Tue, Dec 20, 2016 01:45:00 PM

The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled Tanner Richard from the AHL.

The 23-year-old was a third-round pick in 2012. He's never played in an NHL game before, but he's managed to put up a decent amount of points during his time in the AHL. Richard has seven goals and 17 points in 22 games with the Syracuse Crunch in 2016-17.
Mon, Dec 19, 2016 09:25:00 PM

The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed Tanner Richard to a one-year contract.

Richard had 11 goals and 54 points in 71 AHL contests in 2015-16. He was taken by Tampa Bay with the 71st overall pick in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. Now 23 years old, he hasn't made his NHL debut yet.
Sat, May 21, 2016 06:30:00 PM

Tanner Richard has been sent back to AHL Syracuse.

He didn't end up playing with the Lightning during his call up even though it looked like he was going to play in his first NHL game last Sunday.
Sat, Dec 26, 2015 12:36:00 PM

Tanner Richard will make his NHL debut on Sunday against Ottawa.

Richard leads AHL Syracuse with 11 assists, but is without a goal through 23 games. However it's worth noting that the 22-year-old has 15 goals and 69 points in 168 games with the Crunch over the last four seasons. He'll skate to the left of Mike Angelidis and Mike Blunden on Tampa's fourth line.
Sun, Dec 20, 2015 04:52:00 PM

The Tampa Bay Lightning have summoned Tanner Richard up from AHL Syracuse.

Richard leads Syracuse with 11 assists this season, however the 22-year-old winger is without a goal through 23 games. This appears to be his way as Richard has 15 goals and 69 points in 168 games spread over parts of four seasons with the Crunch.
Sun, Dec 20, 2015 03:32:00 PM

Tanner Richard has inked a three-year, entry-level deal with the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Richard had 64 points and 94 penalty minutes in 52 OHL games with the Guelph Storm this season. He was taken by the Lightning in the third round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.
Mon, Apr 1, 2013 02:18:00 PM

Tanner Richard registered an assist in Switzerland's 5-4 shootout loss to Finland at the World Junior Championships in Ufa Russia on Sunday.

It was the Tampa prospect's fourth helper in three games. With the loss, the Swiss fall to 1-2, will not advance out of Group A to the next round and could be subject to relegation.
Sun, Dec 30, 2012 09:59:00 AM

Tanner Richard had three assists in Switzerland's 7-2 win over Latvia in the 2013 World Junior Championship.

Latvia also suffered a 5-1 loss to Finland and will almost certainly end up in the Relegation round. Switzerland will have a key game against Sweden on Friday.
Thu, Dec 27, 2012 09:49:00 AM

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2Brayden Point
3Tyler Johnson
4Cedric Paquette
5Anthony Cirelli
6Gabriel Dumont
LW1Ondrej Palat
2Yanni Gourde
3Alex Killorn
4Chris Kunitz
5Andy Andreoff
RW1Nikita Kucherov
2J.T. Miller
3Ryan Callahan
4Cory Conacher
5Adam Erne
D1Victor Hedman
2Ryan McDonagh
3Mikhail Sergachev
4Anton Stralman
5Dan Girardi
6Braydon Coburn
7Jake Dotchin
8Slater Koekkoek
9Andrej Sustr
G1Andrei Vasilevskiy
2Louis Domingue