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Jeff Tambellini
Jeff Tambellini
Left Wing
(tam-buh-LEE-nee)
Number: 15
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 186
Shoots: Left
Born: Apr 13, 1984
Birthplace: Calgary, AB, Canada
Acquired: Acquired from Los Angeles with Denis Grebeshkov for Mark Parrish and Brent Sopel on March 8, 2006
Drafted: LAK / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (27th overall)

LAST SEASON

Tied his single season career high mark for goals in a season with seven (7) ... Set new single season career highs for power-play goals (3) and shooting percentage (12.7) ... Had his most productive month of the season in October when he scored six goals and an assist for seven points in eight games ... Went on a two-game goal-scoring streak from October 24, 2009 vs. Washington – October 26, 2009 at Montreal (3G) ... Scored his first career hat-trick on October 31, 2009 vs. Buffalo ... Finished with a team best 60.0 shooting percentage in the shootout (3/5) ... Finished with the career best shooting percentage amongst all Islanders at the completion of the season with a 66.7 percentage (6/9).

CAREER

2008-09:
Established new career highs in games played (65), goals (7), assists (8), points (15), average time on ice (13:06), penalty minutes (32) and shots on goal (98)...Played in 100th career NHL game on Nov. 28 at Boston...Played in 100th game as an Islander on Dec. 26 vs. Toronto...Recorded three goals during a two-week conditioning stint with Bridgeport (AHL).

2007-08: Played in 31 games with the Islanders, recording one goal and three assists...Scored only goal of the season on Feb. 12 vs. Philadelphia...Spent majority of the season at Bridgeport, setting AHL career highs in games played (57), goals (38), assists (38) and points (76)...Named to the 2008 AHL Canadian All-Star Team...Named AHL Player of the Week for the weeks ending Dec. 30 and Apr. 6...Set Bridgeport franchise records for most points in a single season and most shorthanded goals in a single season (6).

2006-07: Made Islanders opening night roster out of training camp...Split season between the Islanders and Bridgeport (AHL)...Earned career-high three assists/points on Feb. 1 at Atlanta.

2005-06:
Made NHL debut on Nov. 20 at Chicago...Scored first NHL goal/point (Martin Brodeur) on Mar. 14 at New Jersey...Recorded first NHL assist on Mar. 19 at Tampa Bay.

COLLEGE

2004-05: Named an alternate captain at Michigan (CCHA)...Led the Wolverines in goals (24), assists (33), points (57) and game-winning goals (5)...Received the CCHA's Scholar Athlete Award...Selected to the All-CCHA First Team...
Earned CCHA Player of the Week honors three times...Named the CCHA Tournament MVP after scoring the game-winning goal in Michigan's 4-2 victory against Ohio State on Mar. 19 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit...Added three more goals and five points (3-2-5) in two NCAA tournament games.


2003-04:
Finished third on Michigan with 15 goals.


2002-03:
Led Michigan with 26 goals and 45 points...Finished tied for third on the team with 19 assists...Ranked tied for fifth in the NCAA with six game-winning goals and fifth among NCAA rookies with 1.05 points per game.

INTERNATIONAL

2004: Represented Canada at the World Junior Championships and won a silver medal.

MILESTONES
1st NHL Game: 11/30/05 at Chicago
1st NHL Goal/Point: 3/14/06 at New Jersey (Martin Brodeur)
1st NHL Assist: 3/19/06 at Tampa Bay
100th NHL Game: 11/28/08 at Boston

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS
Most Goals: 1 (11 times), Last: 4/2/09 vs. Montreal
Most Assists: 3, 2/1/07 at Atlanta
Most Points: 3, 2/1/07 at Atlanta
Most PIM: 4 (four times), Last: 4/2/09 vs. Montreal

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - NYR 82 53 22 7 252 192 113
2 y - MTL 82 50 22 10 221 189 110
3 x - TBL 82 50 24 8 262 211 108
4 x - WSH 82 45 26 11 242 203 101
5 x - NYI 82 47 28 7 252 230 101
6 x - DET 82 43 25 14 235 221 100
7 x - OTT 82 43 26 13 238 215 99
8 x - PIT 82 43 27 12 221 210 98
9 BOS 82 41 27 14 213 211 96
10 FLA 82 38 29 15 206 223 91
11 CBJ 82 42 35 5 236 250 89
12 PHI 82 33 31 18 215 234 84
13 NJD 82 32 36 14 181 216 78
14 CAR 82 30 41 11 188 226 71
15 TOR 82 30 44 8 211 262 68
16 BUF 82 23 51 8 161 274 54

STATS

2014-2015 PLAYOFFS
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Bailey 2 1 2 1 3
R. Strome 2 2 0 1 2
B. Nelson 2 2 0 2 2
K. Okposo 2 1 1 1 2
J. Tavares 2 0 2 1 2
C. Clutterbuck 2 1 0 1 1
C. de Haan 2 0 1 0 1
M. Martin 2 0 1 0 1
L. Visnovsky 2 0 1 3 1
F. Nielsen 2 0 1 0 1
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
J. Halak 1 1 0 .917 2.52

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