WHL East First All-Star Team (2006) WHL Goaltender of the Year (2006) WHL Player of the Year (2006) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2006) Canadian Major Junior Goaltender of the Year (2006)
Traded to Anaheim by Toronto for Anaheim's 6th round choice (Dennis Robertson) in 2011 Entry Draft, August 10, 2009. Traded to Carolina by Anaheim with Boston's 4th round choice (previously acquired, Carolina selected Justin Shugg) in 2010 Entry Draft for Aaron Ward, March 3, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, July 27, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Ritten (Italy), July 18, 2012.
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