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Tyler Carlson


Tyler Carlson

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#30 Tyler Carlson

Position Goalie
Height 6'0"
Weight 215
College Seneca
Hometown Brampton, Ontario
Summer Team Peterborough Lakers (MSL)
DOB April 29, 1988
Shoots Right
Years Pro 2
Acquired Free Agent/11

Nickname – TC or Carlson…Pet – Cat named Smokey…Job – Facility Operator for the Town of Milton…Hobbies – Teaching others about and how to play the sport of lacrosse…Role Model Growing Up – Bob Watson...Favorite Bands – Green Day, George Thorogood, Ke$ha…Favorite TV Shows – Trailer Park Boys, Modern Family, Criminal Minds…Favorite Foods – Chicken Parmesan, Sheppard’s Pie…Most Prized Possession – 2008 Mann Cup Ring…Quote/Words to Live By – “Success is not given, it’s earned.”…Embarrassing Moment – Broke my arm playing Frisbee…Career Highlight – Mann Cup 2008

2014 SEASON

Picked up first win of the season making 34 saves against Buffalo (3.23)... Made 32 saves in relief posting an .842 SV% against Toronto (3.16)... Surrendered only eight goals for the second straight game, stopping 25 shots while picking up an assist at Vancouver (1/11)... Made 26 saves in season opener at Rochester (12/28)

PLAYOFFS

Has appeared in three games with Minnesota from 2012-13... 2013: Stopped 30 shots and grabbed two loose balls at ROC (5/4)... made a career-high 54 saves and dished out an assist at TOR (4/28)... 2012: Appeared briefly in net vs EDM (5/14).

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2013: Notched a 4-6 record in 12 contests... posted an 11.04 GAA and .771 SV%... Notable PerformancesBlocked 37 shots vs COL (4/20)...Made 48 saves enroute to a win at COL (4/13)...Made 40 saves in win vs BUF (4/6)...Allowed a 2013 league-record five goals en route to a .907 save percentage vs. WAS (3/16)... Recorded 36 saves for a GAA of 11.00 at WAS (3/3)...Posted a season-high 9.76 GAA vs. EDM (2/24)...stopped the lone shot on goal he faced at EDM (2/22)...made 25 saves vs. CGY (2/16)...Recorded 35 saves in win vs TOR (2/8)...Made his 2013 NLL debut at TOR, making 46 saves (1/25)... 2012: Posted a 5-2 record, while ranking fourth in the NLL in GAA (12.04)...Made 297 saves and recorded a .748 SV%...Notable Performances: Collected his fifth win of the season after making 42 saves on 55 shots vs. COL (4/28)...Made a season-high 46 saves in a win vs. PHI (4/21)...Stopped 32 shots with a .744 SV% in the win at CAL (3/3)...Saved 32 shots with a .780 SV% in a home win vs. EDM (2/10) during the second longest game in NLL history (72 minutes, 23 seconds)... Was later awarded Defensive Player of the Week...Posted a .704 SV% with 36 saves vs. ROC (2/4)...Recorded a .780 SV% and a win during his NLL debut in the home opener vs. BUF (1/28)... 2011: Logged the most minutes of any goaltender (1,220:14) in the MSL, averaging 55:28 minutes a contest with the Ajax Rock...In 22 contests, he compiled a 3-17 record with a 10.97 GAA, and .621 SV%...2010: Finished 1-5 with the Ajax with a 8.91 GAA and .791 SV% in nine appearances…HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Heart Lake Secondary School (Brampton, Ontario).

ACQUIRED

Signed by Minnesota as a free agent (8/30/11).

 

Regular Season Statistics

Season Team GP Minutes W L GAA SV%
2014 Minnesota 13 562:33 2 7 10.88 .738
2013 Minnesota 12 570:29 4 6 11.04 .771
2012 Minnesota 9 498:31 5 2 12.04 .748
TOTAL 34 1631:33 11 15 11.29 .753

Postseason Statistics

Season Team GP Minutes W L GAA SV%
2013 Minnesota 2 120:00 1 1 11.04 .771
2012 Minnesota 1 8:53 0 1 27.02 .600
Total 3 128:53 1 2 11.51 .760