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Dustin Byfuglien

Dustin Byfuglien  #33

Winnipeg Jets  Defenseman
NUMBER: 33 BIRTHDATE: March 27, 1985  (AGE 30)
HEIGHT: 6' 5" BIRTHPLACE: Roseau, MN, United States
WEIGHT: 260 DRAFTED: CHI / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 8th   (245th overall)
-Scored GWG on Feb. 24 vs. DAL -Named NHL First Star for the week ending Jan. 18... Recorded six points (3G, 3A) over four games on the week CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: -Played in the 2011 & 2015 NHL All-Star Games -Set career-high with 56 points and matched previous best with 20 goals in 2013-14 -Set franchise record for shots on goal in 2010-11 registering 347 SOG -Won Stanley Cup with Chicago Blackhawks in 2010 CAREER STATS WITH FRANCHISE (ATL/WPG) *246 points (84G, 162A) in 359 games
AHL Second All-Star Team (2007) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2011, 2015) Traded to Atlanta by Chicago with Brent Sopel, Ben Eager and Akim Aliu for Marty Reasoner, Joey Crabb, Jeremy Morin and New Jersey's 1st (previously acquired, Chicago selected Kevin Hayes) and 2nd (previously acquired, Chicago selected Justin Holl) round choices in 2010 Entry Draft, June 24, 2010. Transferred to Winnipeg after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 21, 2011.
Quote of the Day

He's been one of our top players all year. Tonight he was by far our best player. There wasn't anybody in the same universe as him.

— Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz on goalie Braden Holtby, who made 33 saves to shut out the Edmonton Oilers 1-0
World Cup of Hockey 2016