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Dustin Byfuglien

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Position: D ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-5 (196 cm)
Weight: 265 lbs. (120 kg)

Born: March 27, 1985 in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Draft: Chicago, 8th round (245th overall), 2003 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: Brandon Wheat Kings, Prince George Cougars
Current salary: $6,000,000
Current cap hit: $5,200,000




NHL Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV Awards
2005-06 20 CHI NHL 25 3 2 5 -6 24 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 45 6.7 433 17:19
2006-07 21 CHI NHL 9 1 2 3 -2 10 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 18 5.6 156 17:18
2007-08 22 CHI NHL 67 19 17 36 -7 59 12 7 0 4 7 10 0 163 11.7 279 1141 17:02 0 1 0.0 137 30 30 28
2008-09 23 CHI NHL 77 15 16 31 7 81 12 3 0 4 12 4 0 202 7.4 320 1145 14:52 2 9 18.2 169 23 26 18
2009-10 24 CHI NHL 82 17 17 34 -7 94 11 6 0 3 12 5 0 211 8.1 350 1346 16:25 1 1 50.0 215 38 48 27
2010-11 25 ATL NHL 81 20 33 53 -2 93 12 8 0 6 17 16 0 347 5.8 615 1888 23:18 0 0 138 71 84 58 AS-8,Norris-7
2011-12 26 WPG NHL 66 12 41 53 -8 72 8 4 0 3 25 15 1 223 5.4 478 1592 24:07 0 0 112 57 49 55 AS-11,Norris-13
2012-13 27 WPG NHL 43 8 20 28 -1 34 4 4 0 2 14 6 0 142 5.6 275 1049 24:24 0 0 80 47 26 50 AS-15,Norris-15
2013-14 28 WPG NHL 78 20 36 56 -20 86 12 8 0 1 18 18 0 256 7.8 489 1801 23:05 0 2 0.0 213 80 68 72
2014-15 29 WPG NHL 69 18 27 45 5 124 13 5 0 3 14 12 1 209 8.6 425 1565 22:41 0 3 0.0 204 60 47 57 AS-11,Hart-18,Norris-12
5 yrs CHI NHL 260 55 54 109 -15 268 39 16 0 12 33 21 0 639 8.6 1012 4221 16:14 3 11 21.4 521 91 104 73
5 yrs ATL,WPG NHL 337 78 157 235 -26 409 49 29 0 15 88 67 2 1177 6.6 2282 7895 23:26 0 5 0.0 747 315 274 292
Career NHL 597 133 211 344 -41 677 88 45 0 27 121 88 2 1816 7.3 3294 12116 20:18 3 16 15.8 1268 406 378 365

NHL Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 22 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 67 860.6 706 596 54.2 2.6 562 473 54.3 1.2 7.4 90.5 97.9 54.4 45.6
2008-09 23 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 77 911.9 850 683 55.4 -1.0 657 535 55.1 -1.4 6.6 94.4 101.0 58.8 41.2
2009-10 24 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 82 1105.1 1061 881 54.6 -5.8 807 639 55.8 -6.3 6.2 91.0 97.2 54.7 45.3
2010-11 25 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 81 1514.7 1653 1378 54.5 7.4 1254 1037 54.7 5.5 8.5 90.9 99.4 55.3 44.7
2011-12 26 Winnipeg Jets NHL 66 1301.0 1383 1197 53.6 5.1 1048 946 52.6 2.3 8.7 89.5 98.2 54.1 45.9
2012-13 27 Winnipeg Jets NHL 43 862.1 861 832 50.9 0.0 651 638 50.5 -0.6 9.6 90.8 100.3 50.9 49.1
2013-14 28 Winnipeg Jets NHL 78 1367.3 1412 1341 51.3 -0.5 1051 998 51.3 -1.1 7.7 89.1 96.8 51.7 48.3
2014-15 29 Winnipeg Jets NHL 69 1191.6 1161 1029 53.0 0.3 880 782 52.9 1.3 8.7 91.8 100.5 52.4 47.6
3 yrs NHL 67 2877.5 2617 2160 54.8 -2.1 2026 1647 55.2 -2.7 6.7 92.0 98.7 55.9 44.1
4 yrs NHL 66 4722.0 4817 4399 52.3 0.9 3630 3364 51.9 0.4 8.6 90.1 98.7 52.4 47.6
Career NHL 69 9114.2 9087 7937 53.4 0.7 6910 6048 53.3 -0.1 8.0 90.8 98.8 53.8 46.2

NHL Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP GC G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- OPS DPS PS Awards
2005-06 20 CHI NHL 25 2 0.12 0.08 0.20 0.09 0.96 1.80 3 2 5 2 13 1 20 2 -6 0.3 0.5 0.8
2006-07 21 CHI NHL 9 1 0.11 0.22 0.33 0.12 1.11 2.00 1 2 3 1 6 2 6 0 -2 0.2 0.2 0.4
2007-08 22 CHI NHL 67 15 0.28 0.25 0.54 0.22 0.88 2.43 21 18 39 16 59 27 43 4 -7 4.8 1.4 6.2
2008-09 23 CHI NHL 77 12 0.19 0.21 0.40 0.16 1.05 2.62 16 16 32 13 53 20 27 1 7 1.5 1.4 2.9
2009-10 24 CHI NHL 82 14 0.21 0.21 0.41 0.16 1.15 2.57 18 18 36 15 65 27 45 0 -7 3.9 2.2 6.1
2010-11 25 ATL NHL 81 20 0.25 0.41 0.65 0.25 1.15 4.28 22 35 57 22 121 42 81 0 -2 6.0 3.6 9.6 AS-8,Norris-7
2011-12 26 WPG NHL 66 17 0.18 0.62 0.80 0.26 1.09 3.38 14 45 59 20 94 25 78 1 -8 5.5 2.2 7.6 AS-11,Norris-13
2012-13 27 WPG NHL 43 10 0.19 0.47 0.65 0.23 0.79 3.30 15 37 52 18 56 12 47 2 -1 2.8 1.9 4.7 AS-15,Norris-15
2013-14 28 WPG NHL 78 20 0.26 0.46 0.72 0.26 1.10 3.28 23 39 62 23 93 32 96 15 -20 6.4 1.9 8.3
2014-15 29 WPG NHL 69 17 0.26 0.39 0.65 0.25 1.80 3.03 20 29 49 19 86 31 62 12 5 5.3 3.5 8.8 AS-11,Hart-18,Norris-12
5 yrs CHI NHL 260 44 0.21 0.21 0.42 0.17 1.03 2.46 59 56 115 47 196 77 141 7 -15 10.7 5.7 16.4
5 yrs WPG,ATL NHL 337 85 0.23 0.47 0.70 0.25 1.21 3.49 94 185 279 102 450 142 364 30 -26 25.9 13.1 39.0
Career NHL 597 129 0.22 0.35 0.58 0.22 1.13 3.04 153 241 394 149 646 219 505 37 -41 36.6 18.8 55.3

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV
2008-09 23 CHI NHL 17 3 6 9 -2 26 2 1 0 0 40 7.5 60 292 17:11 0 1 0.0 78 5 9 5
2009-10 24 CHI NHL SC 22 11 5 16 -4 20 6 5 0 5 45 24.4 85 358 16:16 1 2 33.3 99 10 8 13
2014-15 29 WPG NHL 4 0 1 1 -4 4 0 0 0 0 12 0.0 21 92 23:00 0 0 17 5 4 3
Career NHL 1 43 14 12 26 -10 50 8 6 0 5 97 14.4 166 742 17:15 1 3 25.0 194 20 21 21

NHL Playoff Overtime Goals

Date Location Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
2010-05-21 CHI CHI 3-2 SJS 1 12:24

NHL Playoffs Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2008-09 23 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 17 236.4 187 199 48.4 -6.1 146 144 50.3 -5.1 6.9 92.0 98.9 51.9 48.1
2009-10 24 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 22 296.4 324 226 58.9 8.1 234 170 57.9 5.7 8.9 86.2 95.0 78.9 21.1
2014-15 29 Winnipeg Jets NHL 4 70.2 62 66 48.4 -3.5 44 51 46.3 -6.3 5.9 82.9 88.7 68.1 31.9
2 yrs NHL 17 532.7 511 425 54.6 2.4 380 314 54.8 1.3 8.1 89.0 97.1 67.1 32.9
Career NHL 17 602.9 573 491 53.9 1.7 424 365 53.7 0.4 7.8 88.2 96.0 67.3 32.7

Other Regular Season

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
2001-02 16 Chicago Mission MAHL 52 32 30 62 40
2001-02 16 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002-03 17 2 Teams WHL 56 10 29 39 11 78 5 3 2 1
2002-03 17 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 8 1 1 2 1 4 1 0 0 0
2002-03 17 Prince George Cougars WHL 48 9 28 37 10 74 4 3 2 1
2003-04 18 Prince George Cougars WHL 66 16 29 45 -1 137 11 3 2 3
2004-05 19 Prince George Cougars WHL 64 22 36 58 -5 184 14 8 0 3
2005-06 20 Norfolk Admirals AHL 53 8 15 23 -1 75 6 2 0 1 144 5.6
2006-07 21 Norfolk Admirals AHL 63 16 28 44 12 146 8 8 0 5 241 6.6
2007-08 22 Rockford IceHogs AHL 8 2 5 7 6 25 1 0 1 0 23 8.7
Career 3 Seasons AHL 124 26 48 74 17 246 15 10 1 6 408 6.4
Career 1 Season MAHL 52 32 30 62 40
Career 4 Seasons WHL 189 48 94 142 5 399 30 14 4 7

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
2002-03 17 Prince George Cougars WHL 5 1 3 4 -6 12 1 0 0 0
2005-06 20 Norfolk Admirals AHL 4 1 2 3 -6 4 0 1 0 0 15 6.7
2006-07 21 Norfolk Admirals AHL 6 0 2 2 -3 18 0 0 0 0 25 0.0
Career 2 Seasons AHL 10 1 4 5 -9 22 0 1 0 0 40 2.5
Career 1 Season WHL 5 1 3 4 -6 12 1 0 0 0

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 10 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Dustin Byfuglien 9.6 8.8 8.3 7.6 6.2 6.1 4.7 2.9 0.8 0.4
Brent Burns 90.5 9.6 8.6 6.6 5.5 2.5 0.3 -0.3
Bob Murdoch 89.9 10.0 8.2 7.1 6.1 5.2 1.1 0.2
Serge Savard 89.7 9.8 7.9 6.6 5.2 3.5 2.9 0.1
Tim Horton 88.3 8.9 6.3 5.8 4.9 1.9 0.2 0.0
Charlie Huddy 88.0 9.1 7.5 6.2 5.1 3.8 2.9 1.0
Kevin Bieksa 86.9 8.6 8.3 7.2 6.7 2.9 1.6 1.1
John Van Boxmeer 86.7 10.0 7.4 5.9 4.3 1.6 0.7 0.3
Gary Sargent 86.5 9.0 8.0 7.1 6.2 4.8 2.0 1.2
Jean Potvin 85.9 11.4 7.9 5.9 4.9 2.6 2.0 0.9
Carol Vadnais 85.6 8.5 6.9 6.5 6.1 4.6 1.3 0.7
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Dustin Byfuglien 9.6 8.8 8.3 7.6 6.2 6.1 4.7 2.9 0.8 0.4
Kevin Bieksa 86.9 8.6 8.3 7.2 6.7 4.7 3.3 3.0 2.9 1.6 1.1
Kris Letang 84.9 10.1 9.8 8.1 6.3 4.8 4.5 4.0 3.4 0.2
Alexander Edler 84.4 8.3 7.2 6.9 6.8 5.9 5.5 4.0 1.8 1.0
Joe Jerwa 83.4 5.7 5.2 5.1 4.5 2.8 0.6 0.1
Gary Sargent 83.1 9.0 8.0 7.1 6.2 4.8 2.0 1.7 1.2
Ryan Whitney 80.9 9.8 6.9 6.7 5.1 4.8 2.3 2.2 2.0 -0.5
Joe Simpson 80.4 5.7 4.3 4.0 3.9 2.4 0.3
Brent Burns 80.2 9.6 9.5 8.6 7.9 6.9 6.6 5.5 4.0 2.5 0.3 -0.3
Mark Streit 79.8 10.1 8.9 8.1 7.5 7.5 6.3 5.7 3.4 1.6
Keith Yandle 79.6 9.9 9.0 8.1 6.8 6.6 5.6 4.6 1.6 0.3

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

June 24, 2010: 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.

June 21, 2011: Transferred to Winnipeg after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 21, 2011.

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