Hockey East Second All-Star Team (2004) NCAA East First All-American Team (2004, 2005) Hockey East First All-Star Team (2005)
Missed majority of 2007-08 due to post-concussion syndrome. Traded to Philadelphia by Boston for Ned Lukacevic and Philadelphia's 4th round choice (Lane MacDermid) in 2009 Entry Draft, October 14, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Carolina, July 15, 2009. Traded to Vancouver by Carolina for Vancouver's 3rd round choice (Austin Levi) in 2010 Entry Draft, March 3, 2010. Missed majority of 2012-13 as a healthy reserve. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to head injury at Calgary, December 29, 2013 and as a healthy reserve.
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