Dustin Byfuglien

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Dustin Byfuglien
Born March 27, 1985 (1985-03-27) (age 29)
Minneapolis, MN, USA
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight 247 lb (112 kg; 17 st 9 lb)
Position Right wing
Shoots Right
NHL team
Former teams
Winnipeg Jets
Atlanta Thrashers
Chicago Blackhawks
NHL Draft 245th overall, 2003
Chicago Blackhawks
Playing career 2005–present

Dustin Byfuglien (pronounced Buff-lin; born March 27, 1985 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) is a professional American ice hockey player that currently plays for the Winnipeg Jets of the National Hockey League (NHL) as a right wing. He is African American. When he was smaller he moved to Roseau, Minnesota with his mom but decided to move to Chicago to play midget hockey it was there where he was drafted by the Blackhawks in 2003. He won the Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks in 2010. He played for the Chicago Blackhawks for 5 seasons and played 1 season with the Atlanta Thrashers.

Career statistics[change | edit source]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2001–02 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 3 0 0 0 0
2002–03 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 8 1 1 2 4
2002–03 Prince George Cougars WHL 48 9 28 37 74 5 1 3 4 12
2003–04 Prince George Cougars WHL 66 16 29 45 137
2004–05 Prince George Cougars WHL 64 22 36 58 184
2005–06 Norfolk Admirals AHL 53 8 15 23 75 4 1 2 3 4
2005–06 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 25 3 2 5 24
2006–07 Norfolk Admirals AHL 63 16 28 44 146 6 0 2 2 18
2006–07 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 9 1 2 3 10
2007–08 Rockford IceHogs AHL 8 2 5 7 25
2007–08 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 67 19 17 36 59
2008–09 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 77 15 16 31 81 17 3 6 9 26
2009–10 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 82 17 17 34 94 22 11 5 16 20
NHL totals 260 55 54 109 268 39 14 11 25 46

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