The Winnipeg Jets Hockey Club, in conjunction with the National Hockey League, are proud to announce defenceman Dustin Byfuglien has been selected to participate in the 2015 NHL All-Star Game. The 2015 NHL All-Star weekend is being hosted by the Columbus Blue Jackets at Nationwide Arena over Jan. 24-25, 2015.
Byfuglien, 29, has been named to the NHL All-Star Game in each of the last three seasons that the game has taken place (2011, 2012, 2015). He was unable to participate in 2012 due to injury. Byfuglien has collected 22 points (9G, 13A) through 41 games played with the Winnipeg Jets this season. He set a new career-high in points (56) in 2013-14, and also matched his previous bests in goals (20) and power play goals (8).
Born Mar 27 1985 -- Minneapolis, MN
Height 6.05 -- Weight 260 -- Shoots R
Selected by Chicago Blackhawks round 8 #245 overall 2003 NHL Entry Draft