Brother of Dave Hockey East Second All-Star Team (1987) Hockey East First All-Star Team (1988) IHL Second All-Star Team (1991)
Traded to NY Islanders by Toronto with Paul Gagne and Derek Laxdal for Mike Stevens and Gilles Thibaudeau, December 20, 1989. Traded to Vancouver by NY Islanders for Jeff Rohlicek, March 6, 1990. Signed as a free agent by Boston, August 1, 1991.
I'm here to develop a winning culture and a winning team. There is a bright future ahead of this team. A lot of young, great hockey players here and on the way … a fan base that's passionate about the game of hockey.
— Dan Bylsma after being introduced as new coach of the Buffalo Sabres