CPHL First All-Star Team (1968) CHL First All-Star Team (1969) Ken McKenzie Trophy (Rookie of the Year CPHL) (1968) Scoring Leader CHL (1969) Most Valuable Player CHL) (1969)
Traded to St. Louis by Boston for St. Louis' 1st round choice (Ron Plumb) in 1970 Amateur Draft, May 26, 1970. Traded to NY Rangers by St. Louis with Gene Carr and Wayne Connelly for Jack Egers, Andre Dupont and Mike Murphy, November 15, 1971. Traded to Buffalo by NY Rangers for Buffalo's 2nd round choice (Larry Sacharuk) in 1972 Amateur Draft, January 14, 1972.
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