Tyler is a skilled centreman who sees the ice extremely well. He was the 67’s 3rd round pick in the 2009 OHL Draft. Last year was his second season and he put up 21 points in 66 games, 12 points more than he had the season before.
Known for having a solid two-way presence on the ice while offering offensive support, Tyler also manages to keep up with school during the season and received the first academic award of the season last October. Tyler was drafted in the 7th round of the 2011 NHL entry draft by the Minnesota Wild.