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Position
D
 
Jersey
33
Name  Dustin Byfuglien
Born  3/27/1985
Height  6-5
Weight  260
Shoots  R
1/18/2015 10:55:00 PM
Description: Jets defender Dustin Byfuglien scored a goal Sunday versus Arizona.
Insight: He also had five shots on goal and six penalty minutes to help fantasy owners out. Byfuglien now has 12 goals and 31 points through 47 games.
 
1/13/2015 10:43:00 PM
Description: Jets defender Dustin Byfuglien had two goals and an assist in Tuesday's, 8-2, victory over the Panthers.
Insight: When the team scores eight goals, there was plenty of points to go around, but most of them went to Mathieu Perreault, who scored four goals, and Byfuglien. Byfuglien assisted Perreault's power-play goal. The winger turned defenseman has 11 goals and 17 assists in 44 games this season.
 
1/3/2015 9:50:00 PM
Description: Jets winger Dustin Byfuglien notched two points in Saturday's win against the Maple Leafs.
Insight: He had a goal and an assist, along with five shots, two penalty minutes, and a plus-four rating. Byfuglien now has nine goals, 22 points, and 65 penalty minutes through 39 games.
 
12/19/2014 10:34:00 PM
Description: Jets winger Dustin Byfuglien scored a goal and had two shots during Friday's victory against the Bruins.
Insight: He now has eight goals and 17 points through 33 games, along with 53 penalty minutes.
 
12/4/2014 7:00:00 PM
Description: Jets winger Dustin Byfuglien will move back to defense according to the Winnipeg Free Press.
Insight: Zach Bogosian, Grant Clitsome, and Tobias Enstrom are all out with injures, so Byfuglien will ehlp out on defense. This lowers his stock even though he probably will still be eligible to start as a winger in fantasy.
 
11/28/2014 9:57:00 PM
Description: Jets winger Dustin Byfuglien scored the lone Winnipeg goal in Friday's loss to the Bruins.
Insight: Byfuglien was tied for the team lead with six shots on net, but he did finish minus-one. Byfuglien has four goals and five assists this season.
 
10/3/2014 10:23:00 AM
Description: As long as Winnipeg RW/D Dustin Byfuglien keeps his eligibility as a defenseman he's got excellent fantasy value.
Insight: Byfuglien produced 56 points last season which placed him very high as a defensman, but as just an average winger and we're looking for 60 points in 2014-15.
 
4/7/2014 7:21:00 PM
Description: Winnipeg LW/D Dustin Byfuglien has been diagnosed with a torn muscle and will the rest of the 2013-14 season. SOURCE: Jets on Twitter
Insight: There are only three games left in the season so it makes sense to shut him down. Byfuglien produced 56 points this season while holding dual forward and defenseman eligibility.
 
4/7/2014 12:05:00 PM
Description: Jets D Dustin Byfuglien left Saturday's game due to an upper-body injury and is doubtful for Monday's game against Minnesota.
Insight: Byfuglien (20 G, 36 A) is a must start when healthy, but that's unlikely for Monday.
 
4/6/2014 10:47:00 AM
Description: Jets D Dustin Byfuglien left Saturday's game due to an upper-body injury, according to nhl.com.
Insight: Byfuglien (20 G, 36 A) is considered day-to-day and is iffy for Monday's game against the Wild.
 
Hot3/22/2014 5:04:00 PM
Description: Winnipeg defenseman Dustin Byfuglien (lower body) is expected to play Saturday against Carolina, according to Patrick Williams of nhl.com.
Insight: Byfuglien played through his injury Monday before he missed Wednesday's game. The big defenseman has racked up six goals and two assists his last six games.
 
Hot3/22/2014 1:21:00 PM
Description: Winnipeg defenseman Dustin Byfuglien (lower body) sat out Wednesday and is questionable for Saturday's game against Carolina.
Insight: Byfuglien was a game-time decision Monday but ended up playing. He collected six goals and two assists over his last six games, before sitting the Jets last game.
 
Hot3/19/2014 2:16:00 PM
Description: Winnipeg defenseman Dustin Byfuglien (lower body) will sit out Wednesday, according to Patrick Williams of nhl.com.
Insight: Byfuglien was a game-time decision Monday but ended up playing. He's collected six goals and two assists over his last six games.
 
Hot3/17/2014 7:53:00 PM
Description: Winnipeg defenseman Dustin Byfuglien is participating in pre-game warmups and will play Monday, according to Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun. He was a game-time decision after leaving late in Sunday's game.
Insight: Byfuglien has accumulated six goals, two assists and 22 SOG over his last five games and is one point away from tying his career high of 53, a mark he reached in both 2010-11 and 2011-12. His 19 goals and 236 SOG lead all defensemen.
 
Hot3/17/2014 5:40:00 PM
Description: Winnipeg defenseman Dustin Byfuglien has accumulated six goals, two assists and 22 SOG over his last five games.
Insight: Byfuglien is one point away from tying his career high of 53, a mark he reached in both 2010-11 and 2011-12. His 19 goals and 236 SOG lead all defensemen.
 
3/8/2014 6:25:00 PM
Description: Winnipeg defenseman Dustin Byfuglien had two points Saturday, giving him 46 this season.
Insight: Byfuglien had a goal, an assist and six SOG against the Senators. His 220 SOG rank first among defensemen and fifth in all of the NHL.
 
2/8/2014 9:11:00 PM
Description: Winnipeg defenseman Dustin Byfuglien scored his 14th goal of the season Saturday at St. Louis.
Insight: Byfuglien scored two goals and took 14 SOG the last two games. He leads all blueliners with 205 SOG.
 
1/14/2014 6:41:00 PM
Description: New Winnipeg coach Paul Maurice said he is leaving Dustin Byfuglien at forward for now, according to nhl.com.
Insight: Byfuglien has put up three assists while skating at forward the last two games. He's third among defensemen with 37 points and first with 162 SOG this season.
 
1/10/2014 9:09:00 PM
Description: Here's a new one. The Jets are going to try defenseman Dustin Byfuglien out at forward Saturday against the Blue Jackets. SOURCE: Winnipeg Sun
Insight: Why not, right? He's leading the team in scoring with 34 points this season. If Byfuglien can get more scoring opportunities as a forward while still serving fantasy owners as a defenseman, his value will be off the charts.
 
1/2/2014 10:09:00 PM
Description: Winnipeg defenseman Dustin Byfuglien came up with a goal and an assist Thursday against the Senators.
Insight: Byfuglien only had one goal in December after scoring six in November, but he still has eight goals, 31 points, 143 SOG and 46 PIM in 43 games. If only he could do something about that -11.
 

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