Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, July 3, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Kazan (KHL), August 21, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, December 12, 2011. Claimed on waivers by Winnipeg from Tampa Bay December 12. 2011. Signed as a free agent by Hameenlinna (Finland), November 4, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Fribourg (Swiss), July 22, 2013.
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