WCJHL First All-Star Team (1950) WCMHL Rookie-of-the-Year (1951)
Claimed by NY Rangers (Baltimore-AHL) from NY Rangers in Reverse Draft, June 13, 1966. Traded to Oakland by NY Rangers for cash, December, 1967. Traded to NY Rangers by Oakland for cash, May 14, 1968. Named playing-coach of Omaha (CHL), August 29, 1968.
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