Fedor Tyutin
Born 19 July 1983 (1983-07-19) (age 36)
Izhevsk, Russia
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight 210 lb (95 kg; 15 st 0 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
NHL team
Former teams
Columbus Blue Jackets
SKA Saint Petersburg
Ak Bars Kazan
New York Rangers
Atlant Moscow Oblast
National team Template:Country data Russia
NHL Draft 40th overall, 2001
New York Rangers
Playing career 2000–present

Fedor Tyutin (born Fedor Anatolievich Tyutin on 19 July 19, 1983) is a Russian professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Columbus Blue Jackets of the National Hockey League (NHL).

He was drafted in the second round, 40th overall by the New York Rangers in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft.

Playing CareerEdit

Fedor started his North American professional career with the Hartford Wolf Pack, the American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate of the New York Rangers at the start of the 2003–04 season.

He made his NHL debut with the New York Rangers on February 12, 2004 against the Philadelphia Flyers. He recorded his first point four days later with an assist in a game against the Ottawa Senators.

Nearly a month later, on March 13, 2004, Fedor scored his first NHL goal, a shorthanded goal against Roberto Luongo of the Florida Panthers.

On March 21, 2004, he had his first multi-point game with two assists against the Pittsburgh Penguins. He began the 2004–05 season, during the NHL lockout, with the Hartford Wolfpack.

In 13 games, Fedor tallied two goals, one assist and ten penalty minutes.

After his brief stint with the Wolfpack, Fedor returned to Russia to play in the Russian Superleague (RSL) for his old team, SKA Saint Petersburg.

Fedor rejoined the Rangers for the start of the 2005–06 NHL season. He skated in 77 games with the Rangers in the 2005–06 season, registering six goals and 19 assists for 25 points along with 58 penalty minutes.

Among team defensemen, he ranked first in power play goals (four), tied for first in goals (six) and was second in scoring with 25 points.

In addition, Fedor picked up one assist along with four penalty minutes in eight games for Team Russia at the 2006 Olympic Games in Turin, Italy.

On August 2, 2006, he signed a two-year contract extension with the New York Rangers.

On February 17, 2008, Fedor signed a four-year contract extension with the Rangers worth $11.375 million.

On July 2, 2008, he was traded along with Christian Backman to the Columbus Blue Jackets for Nikolai Zherdev and Dan Fritsche. He scored nine goals as well as adding 25 assists in his first season in Columbus.

On August 31, 2011, Fedor signed a six-year contract extension with the Columbus Blue Jackets worth $27 million. During the 2012–13 NHL lockout, he played for Atlant Moscow of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).

Career StatisticsEdit

Regular season & career statisticsEdit

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2000–01SKA Saint PetersburgRSL3424620
2001–02Guelph StormOHL5319405954928108
2002–03SKA Saint PetersburgRSL1011216
2002–03Ak Bars KazanRSL10000850004
2003–04Hartford Wolf PackAHL435914501605518
2003–04New York RangersNHL2525714
2004–05Hartford Wolf PackAHL1321310
2004–05SKA Saint PetersburgRSL3553822
2005–06New York RangersNHL77619255840110
2006–07New York RangersNHL662121444100558
2007–08New York RangersNHL825152043100334
2008–09Columbus Blue JacketsNHL82925348140000
2009–10Columbus Blue JacketsNHL806263249
2010–11Columbus Blue JacketsNHL807202732
2011–12Columbus Blue JacketsNHL665212649
2012–13Atlant Moscow OblastKHL171238
2012–13Columbus Blue JacketsNHL484182228
2013–14Columbus Blue JacketsNHL69422264441124
2014–15Columbus Blue JacketsNHL673121540
NHL totals 742 53 195 248 482 32 1 10 11 16

International statisticsEdit

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2001 Russia WJC18 Template:Gold1 6 1 4 5 18
2002 Russia WJC Template:Gold1 7 1 0 1 2
2003 Russia WJC Template:Gold1 6 0 3 3 12
2006 Russia Oly 4th 8 0 1 1 4
2008 Russia WC Template:Gold1 6 0 1 1 0
2010 Russia Oly 6th 4 0 2 2 2
2011 Russia WC 4th 9 0 3 3 0
2013 Russia WC 6th 8 0 1 1 8
2014 Russia Oly 5th 5 0 0 0 4
Junior int'l totals 19 2 7 9 32
Senior int'l totals 40 0 8 8 18

International PlayEdit

Medal record
Competitor for Template:Country data Russia
World Championships
Gold 2008 Canada
World Junior Championships
Gold 2002 Czech Republic
Gold 2003 Canada
IIHF World U18 Championships
Gold 2001 Finland

Awards & AchievementsEdit

  • OHL Rookie of the Month (November 2001)
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