Dane Byers

Dane Byers
Born (1986-02-21) February 21, 1986 (age 31)
Nipawin, SK, CAN
Height6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight204 lb (93 kg; 14 st 8 lb)
PositionLeft Wing
ShootsLeft
EIHL team
Former teams
Manchester Storm
New York Rangers
Columbus Blue Jackets
Ilves Tampere
Lahti Pelicans
K׶lner Haie
NHL Draft48th overall, 2004
New York Rangers
Playing career2006-present

Biography

Dane Byers (given birth to Feb 21, 1986) is a Canadian professional glaciers hockey player. He’s currently using Manchester Storm from the UK’s EIHL. He was originally drafted by the brand new York Rangers 48th general in the 2004 NHL Entrance Draft.

Playing career

Junior

Byers began his junior hockey profession using the Prince Albert Raiders from the WHL in 2002-03, where he scored 8 goals and 14 factors in 49 video games. Byers returned towards the Raiders in 2003-04, as he obtained nine goals and 17 factors in 51 video games, after that he added an objective and three factors in six playoff video games. Byers made an appearance in 65 video games using the Raiders in 2004-05, rating 11 goals and 20 factors, while accumulating 181 charges minutes. Byers got a solid playoff run, rating four goals and 10 factors in 17 video games. Byers broke out offensively in the 2005-06 time of year, rating 21 goals and 48 factors in 71 video games; nevertheless, the Raiders didn't be eligible for the playoffs.

Professional

After his junior season ended using the Prince Albert Raiders, the brand new York Rangers assigned Byers towards the Hartford Wolf Pack to complete the 2005-06 season. Byers experienced two aids in five video games with Hartford. He spent the complete 2006-07 time of year using the Wolf Pack, where Byers experienced 17 goals and 47 factors, along with 213 charges moments in 78 video games. In seven playoff video games, Byers obtained two goals. Byers came back to Hartford for the 2007-08 period, where he previously 23 goals and 46 factors in 73 video games. In five playoff video games, Byers acquired an objective and three factors. He also produced his NHL debut through the 2007-08 NHL period, going pointless in a single game with the brand new York Rangers.Byers missed a lot of the 2008-09 period because of a knee damage suffered throughout a video game against the Worcester Sharks on Oct 31, 2008. In nine video games, Byers acquired four goals and seven factors, and he came back for the playoffs for Hartford, where Byers acquired three goals and four factors in six video games. Byers rebounded from his damage shortened period in 2009-10, as he previously 25 goals and 52 factors in 74 video games using the Wolf Pack. Byers also made an appearance in five video games using the Rangers, credit scoring his initial NHL objective against Niklas Backstrom from the Minnesota Crazy on Oct 30, 2009. Many days afterwards, Byers was presented with a computerized one-game suspension with the NHL for instigating a combat with forwards Tanner Cup in the ultimate five minutes of the 4–1 loss towards the Vancouver Canucks on November 3.Byers began the 2010-11 period with Hartford, where in 16 video games he had 3 goals and 9 factors. On November 11, 2010, the Rangers exchanged Byers towards the Columbus Blue Spencer for Chad Kolarik.The Blue Spencer assigned Byers towards the Springfield Falcons from the AHL, where Byers had nine goals and 25 points in 48 games. Byers was once more on the road, as on Feb 28, 2011, Byers and Rostislav Klesla had been traded in the Blue Spencer towards the Phoenix Coyotes for Scottie Upshall and Sami Lepisto. Due to the midseason investments, Byers could established an AHL record for some games played within a period, with 84. But, on July 11, 2011, he was agreed upon to return to the Overcoats. On January 16, 2012, Byers was presented with a three-game suspension system from the NHL for an unlawful check to the top of Andrew Desjardins throughout a game between your Columbus Blue Spencer as well as the San Jose Sharks on January 14, 2012.On July 5, 2012, the Edmonton Oilers agreed upon Dane Byers to a one-year, 2-way contract. He was designated to AHL affiliate marketer, the Oklahoma Town Barons, to begin with the 2012–13 period. On Apr 2, 2013, Byers was exchanged with the Oilers towards the Washington Capitals in trade for Garrett Stafford.On June 26, 2013, despite zero contract expansion with Washington, Byers signed a one-year agreement to remain using the Capitals AHL affiliate, the Hershey Bears.After two seasons as Captain from the Bears, Byers still left THE UNITED STATES and signed a try-out contract with Finnish club, Ilves Tampere from the Liiga on Sept 22, 2015. In his initial stint abroad, Byers documented two goals in 6 video games with Ilves before putting your signature on with League competitors, Lahti Pelicans for the rest of the growing season on Oct 12, 2015.ON, MAY 23, 2016, he agreed upon with Kölner Haie from the German top-tier Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL).On 1 June 2017, Byers moved to the united kingdom to indication for the EIHL part Manchester Storm.

Family

Byers' sibling Cole Byers can be a specialist hockey player who all has for the Hull Stingrays from the Uk Elite Glaciers Hockey Group . The brothers may also be cousins of previous NHL enforcer-turned-radio web host Lyndon Byers.

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

Regular season Playoffs Season Group League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM 2002–03 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 49 8 6 14 46 — — — — — 2003–04 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 51 9 8 17 134 6 1 2 3 17 2004–05 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 65 11 9 20 181 17 4 6 10 18 2005–06 Prince Albert Raiders WHL 71 21 27 48 157 — — — — — 2005–06 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 5 0 2 2 6 — — — — — 2006–07 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 78 17 30 47 213 7 2 0 2 16 2007–08 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 73 23 23 46 184 5 2 1 3 2 2007–08 NY Rangers NHL 1 0 0 0 0 — — — — — 2008–09 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 9 4 3 7 18 6 3 1 4 7 2009–10 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 74 25 26 51 100 — — — — — 2009–10 NY Rangers NHL 5 1 0 1 31 — — — — — 2010–11 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 16 3 6 9 25 — — — — — 2010–11 Springfield Falcons AHL 48 9 16 25 95 — — — — — 2010–11 San Antonio Rampage AHL 21 3 9 12 41 — — — — — 2011–12 Springfield Falcons AHL 61 16 23 39 108 — — — — — 2011–12 Columbus Blue Spencer NHL 8 0 0 0 29 — — — — — 2012–13 Oklahoma City Barons AHL 58 6 4 10 144 — — — — — 2012–13 Hershey Bears AHL 5 0 0 0 11 1 0 1 1 0 2013–14 Hershey Bears AHL 73 15 22 37 211 — — — — — 2014–15 Hershey Bears AHL 43 7 12 19 91 — — — — — 2015–16 Ilves Liiga 6 2 0 2 25 — — — — — 2015–16 Lahti Pelicans Liiga 41 8 5 13 127 7 0 1 1 8 2016–17 Kölner Haie DEL 49 7 5 12 119 7 0 0 0 14 AHL totals 564 128 176 304 1247 19 7 3 10 25 NHL totals 14 1 0 1 60 — — — — —

International

Year Group Event Result GP G A Pts PIM 2004 Canada WJC18 4th 7 0 1 1 8 Junior totals 7 0 1 1 8

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