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Position
D
 
Jersey
57
Name  Tyler Myers
Born  2/1/1990
Height  6-8
Weight  219
Shoots  R
4/10/2014 4:57:00 PM
Description: Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers (upper body) won't play Thursday against the Rangers.
Insight: Myers hasn't played since March 25. He'll probably miss the rest of the season.
 
4/8/2014 4:44:00 PM
Description: Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers (upper body) still isn't ready to return, according to nhl.com.
Insight: Myers hasn't played since March 25 and will sit out Tuesday against the Red Wings.
 
4/3/2014 2:35:00 PM
Description: Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers (upper body) is expected to miss Thursday's game and there is no timetable for his return.
Insight: TheBuffalo defenseman has nine goals and is a solid scorer with 22 points, but a -26 rating puts a damper on his usefulness to fantasy owners. He's likely to sit the remainder of the regular season.
 
3/27/2014 6:34:00 PM
Description: Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers (upper body) will miss Thursday's game.
Insight: Myers returned from an elbow injury Tuesday but suffered another injury. He leads all Buffalo defenseman in goals with nine and is a solid scorer with 22 points, but a -26 rating puts a damper on his usefulness to fantasy owners.
 
3/27/2014 3:18:00 PM
Description: Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers (elbow) returned to the lineup Tuesday after missing the last five games, only to injure himself crashing into the goal post.
Insight: Call him questionable for Thursday's game against Nashville. Myers leads all Buffalo defenseman in goals with nine and is a solid scorer with 22 points, but a -26 rating puts a damper on his usefulness to fantasy owners.
 
3/25/2014 6:06:00 PM
Description: Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers (elbow) will return to the lineup Tuesday, according to Paul Hamilton of wgr550.com. He missed the last five games.
Insight: Myers leads all Buffalo defenseman in goals with nine and is a solid scorer with 22 points, but a -26 rating puts a damper on his usefulness to fantasy owners.
 
3/15/2014 1:51:00 PM
Description: Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers will miss Saturday's game against the NY Islanders due to an elbow injury.
Insight: Myers leads all Buffalo defenseman in goals with nine and is a solid scorer with 22 points, but a -26 rating puts a damper on his usefulness to fantasy owners even when healthy.
 
3/6/2014 10:31:00 PM
Description: Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers will miss Saturday's game against the NY Islanders due to an elbow injury.
Insight: Myers leads all Buffalo defenseman in goals with nine and is a solid scorer with 22 points, but a -26 rating puts a damper on his usefulness to fantasy owners even when healthy.
 
2/28/2014 9:36:00 PM
Description: Buffalo defenseman Tyler Myers has collected four points in his last two games.
Insight: He had a goal and two assists Friday against the Sharks after scoring a goal Wednesday against Boston. Even with a +3 Friday, the defenseman still has a -23 rating this season to go with eight goals and 20 points in 55 games.
 
2/25/2014 10:37:00 AM
Description: Buffalo defenseman Tyler Myers (leg) has been practicing since Friday and should be ready to return to the ice for Tuesday's game with Carolina, according to a Buffalo News report.
Insight: The 24-year-old has six goals and 10 assists in 52 contests this season. However, an ugly -26 rating should be enough to keep fantasy owners far away.
 
2/6/2014 3:24:00 PM
Description: Buffalo defenseman Tyler Myers (lower body) did not play Wednesday and is questionable for Thursday's game against Ottawa.
Insight: The 24-year-old has six goals and 10 assists in 52 contests this season. However, an ugly -26 rating should be enough to keep fantasy owners far away.
 
2/5/2014 12:12:00 PM
Description: Buffalo defenseman Tyler Myers (lower body) will not play Wednesday, according to the Sabres' Twitter account.
Insight: The 24-year-old has six goals and 10 assists in 52 contests this season. However, an ugly -26 rating should be enough to keep fantasy owners far away.
 
2/4/2014 10:08:00 AM
Description: Buffalo defenseman Tyler Myers is questionable for Wednesday's game against Pittsburgh due to a lower-body injury.
Insight: The 24-year-old has six goals and 10 assists in 52 contests this season. However, an ugly -26 rating should be enough to keep fantasy owners far away.
 
1/18/2014 10:27:00 PM
Description: Buffalo defenseman Tyler Myers potted two goals in Saturday's loss to Columbus.
Insight: Saturday was Myers' first multi-goal effort since November 16, 2011. So far, the 23-year-old has six goals and nine assists in 43 contests this season.
 
1/6/2014 6:02:00 PM
Description: Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers has been suspended for three games for an illegal check to the head of Devils forward Dainius Zubrus, according to nhl.com.
Insight: Myers has declined since he won the Calder Trophy with 48 points in 2009-10. He had 37 points in 2010-11, 23 points in 55 gmaes in 2011-12, eight points last season and 12 points (four goals) in 42 games this season. When you factor in his -15, he's a poor fantasy option.
 
4/12/2013 11:07:00 PM
Description: Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers will miss the rest of the season due to a broken bone in his leg.
Insight: The 6-foot-8 Myers suffered the injury Thursday. He only has eight points in 39 games this season, so fantasy owners aren't going to miss him. The 2009-10 Calder Trophy winner has declined in points in three straight seasons.
 
2/15/2013 10:11:00 PM
Description: Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers broke through with one goal and two points Friday versus Boston. Myers hadn't produced a point since the season opener.
Insight: The 6-foot-8 Myers won the Calder Trophy when he had 11 goals, 48 points, 104 SOG and a plus-13 in his rookie season, but he has followed it up with 37 points in 2010-11 and 23 points in 55 games last season. Even with a plus-2 Friday, he still stands at a minus-7 and needs to string a couple of games like Friday's together for fantasy owners to trust him.
 
2/12/2013 5:44:00 PM
Description: The Sabres will activate defenseman Tyler Myers Tuesday. The 23-year-old was a healthy scratch the last two games.
Insight: The 6-foot-8 Myers won the Calder Trophy when he had 11 goals, 48 points, 104 SOG and a plus-13 in his rookie season, but he has followed it up with 37 points in 2010-11 and 23 points in 55 games last season. His play has really slipped in 2012-13 -- he has just one point in 11 games to go with a minus-9.
 
11/21/2011 4:29:00 PM
Description: Tyler Myers is expected to miss the next month with a broken wrist. NHL.com
Insight: Before the injury, Myers had produced very little for fantasy teams (19 GP, 2 G, 4 A, -4). Look for another blueline option that will replace the tall defenseman.
 
9/15/2011 3:19:00 PM
Description: The Buffalo Sabres and Tyler Myers have agreed to a seven-year contract worth $38.5 million. TSN
Insight: Myers will play on the final year of his entry-level contract this season before the new contract kicks in. The Sabres have invested significant money on the blueline this offseason, also signing free agent Christian Ehrhoff to a ten-year contract worth $40 million.
 

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