AHL First All-Star Team (2003) Harry "Hap" Holmes Memorial Award (fewest goals against AHL) (2003) (shared with Joey MacDonald) Aldege "Baz" Bastien Memorial Award (Outstanding Goaltender AHL) (2003)
Signed as a free agent by Chicago, September 26, 1996. Signed as a free agent by Edmonton, August 16, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, August 5, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Yaroslavl (Russia), June 14, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Cherepovets (Russia), July 22, 2005.
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