SJHL All-Rookie Team (1998) Hockey East Second All-Star Team (2001) NCAA East Second All-American Team (2001) Harry ``Hap'' Holmes Memorial Award (AHL fewest goals against) (2008) (shared with Barry Brust)
Traded to Pittsburgh by San Jose for Pittsburgh's 7th round choice (Justin Braun) in 2007 Entry Draft, February 27, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, July 3, 2007. Signed as a free agent by CSKA Moscow (KHL), August 4, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 5, 2010. Loaned to Hershey (AHL) by Boston (Providence-AHL), March 5, 2011.
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