Adam Tambellini
Adam Tambellini
Center  - NYR
(tam-buh-LEE-nee, A-duhm)
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 195
Shoots: Left
Born: Nov 1, 1994  (Age 20)
Birthplace: Port Moody, BC, Canada
Drafted: NYR / 2013 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 3rd (65th overall) PROSPECT BIO
Skated in 71 games with the Calgary Hitmen of the Western Hockey League (WHL), registering 47 goals and 39 assists for 86 points, along with a plus-43 rating and 30 penalty minutes ... Established WHL career- highs in games played, goals, assists, points, and plus/minus rating ... Named to the WHL Eastern Conference Second All-Star Team ... Was one of six players in the three Canadian Major Junior Leagues – and one of three players in the WHL – who recorded both 40 goals and a plus/minus rating of plus-40 or better ... Ranked fourth in the WHL in goals, tied for fourth in plus/minus rating, tied for sixth in shorthanded goals (four), and ranked 10th in points ... Led Calgary in goals, points, plus/minus rating, and shorthanded goals, ranked second in power play goals (eight), and ranked third in assists ... Tallied a point in 49 of 71 games and recorded a goal in 37 contests ... Agreed to terms on an entry-level contract with the Rangers on Mar. 10 ... Skated in 16 playoff games, registering 13 goals and 13 assists for 26 points, along with 10 penalty minutes ... Established WHL playoff career-highs in games played, goals, assists, and points ... Tied for the WHL lead in goals, ranked fourth in points, and tied for sixth in assists in the playoffs ... Tallied at least one point in 13 of 16 playoff contests and posted eight multi-point games.

Split the season between the University of North Dakota of the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) and the Calgary Hitmen of the Western Hockey League (WHL) ... Registered 17 goals and 22 assists for 39 points in 31 games with Calgary ... Ranked fifth on the Hitmen in goals and seventh on the team in points ... Registered a four-game point streak on two occasions – from Jan. 18 at Medicine Hat to Jan. 26 vs. Edmonton (two goals, four assists) and from Feb. 5 at Victoria to Feb. 11 vs. Prince Albert (five goals, two assists) ... Led Calgary in goals (five), tied for the team lead in points (nine) and plus/minus rating (plus-five), and tied for fourth on the team in assists (fourth) in the playoffs.

2012-13: Established BCHL career-highs in goals (36) and points (65), and matched a career-high in assists (29) ... Tied for third in the league in goals ... Ranked second on the team in points ... Helped lead Surrey to the BCHL championship, registering a league-best 10 playoff goals along with eight assists.