Tyler Brown

Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 192
Birth Place: Wasaga Beach, Ontario
Draft: Undrafted
Shoots: L
  • Turned down by Canadiens, Andrei Markov says he will play in the KHL in 2017-18
    CBS Sports

    Turned down by Canadiens, Andrei Markov says he will play in the KHL in 2017-18

    If there was any doubt Andrei Markov had played his last game with the Montreal Canadiens, the Habs officially cut ties with the 16-year veteran on Thursday, announcing they would not re-sign the defenseman for the 2017-18 season and hosting an impromptu conference call, during which Markov unveiled plans to return to Russia and play in the Kontinental Hockey League. "I wanted to stay with the Canadiens for the rest of my career, but it won't happen," Markov said, according to NHL.com. "It's a business. ... I've decided to move back to Russia and play in the KHL."  Markov joined Montreal in 1998 and spent his entire NHL career with the Canadiens, logging seven 40-point seasons. The 38-year-old

  • ESPN.com

    Rookie coaches all the rage -- with a Hitch

    For the men who toil behind NHL benches, the hours are long and the leashes are short. Three of those seven are first-timers at this level, an extension of a hiring trend that has resulted in nearly a third of NHL teams being helmed by rookie bench bosses. Hitchcock, 65, is by far the most experienced coach among the new hires, and the peak of his 20-season career came during his previous stint in Dallas. Derian Hatcher, the defenseman who captained both of those Dallas teams as well as a Philadelphia Flyers squad coached by Hitchcock, said that the veteran coach's attention to detail and emphasis on being responsible defensively make him a good choice to shore up the current team, which has struggled on both fronts.

  • Thursday Morning Fly By
    Broad Street Hockey

    Thursday Morning Fly By

    *It would appear that Anthony Stolarz doesn't yet have a permanent place on this hockey team, but he's gonna work real hard to change that this year. [Flyers] *Johnny Gaudreau is getting a lot of attention lately since he said he wants to be a Flyers. Which is absolutely going to happen when he's like 34 and has nothing left in the tank. [Courier-Post] *Alex Lyon is heading into his second season with the Phantoms and is hoping to get a chance to shine. [Flyers] *SB Nation's 25 Under 25 is on to #23, Sean Monahan. [SB Nation] *Team Canada has named its pre-Olympic tournament rosters, giving us the first look at what a team without NHLers might look like. [TSN] *What's interesting is there are