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Byron Bitz
Byron Bitz
Right Wing
(BIGH-ruhn BIHTZ)
Number: 12
Height: 6' 5"
Weight: 215
Shoots: Right
Born: Jul 21, 1984
Birthplace: Saskatoon, SK, Canada
Acquired: Traded from Boston to Florida on March 3, 2010 along with Craig Weller and a second-round pick in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft in exchange for Dennis Seidenberg and Matt Bartkowski.
Drafted: BOS / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 4th (107th overall)
2008-09: Recorded his first NHL multiple-point game with a two-goal effort Feb. 24 vs. Florida ...  Had points in consecutive games once with 3-0=3 totals from Feb. 24-26 ... Played his first NHL game Jan. 10 vs. Carolina with his first NHL point an assist in that contest ... Scored his first NHL goal Feb. 7 vs. Philadelphia ... Did not dress for six games (coach’s decision) ... Played five Boston playoff games, including his first NHL playoff contest Apr. 20 at Montreal and recorded his first playoff point with an assist in that game ... Scored his first NHL playoff goal May 14 in game seven vs. Carolina ... Did not dress for six post-season games (coach’s decision) ... Began the season in Providence/AHL with 3-7=10 totals and 68 penalty minutes in 37 AHL Bruins games ... Was recalled to Boston on Jan. 10 for the remainder of the season and returned to Providence for their playoff run at the conclusion of the Boston post-season ... 2007-08: Played his first professional season with Boston’s AHL affiliate in Providence ... Had 13-14=27 totals and 70 PIM in 61 games ... College: Played four seasons of college hockey at Cornell University with 28-60=88 totals and 155 penalty minutes in 124 career college games ... Earned Third Team All-ECACHL and First Team All-Ivy League honors in 2006-07 ... Was second in the team’s scoring race in both 2005-06 and 2006-07 ... Captained the team his senior season in 2006-07.

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STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 WSH 53 40 9 4 175 120 84
2 FLA 55 32 17 6 153 127 70
3 NYR 55 31 18 6 157 140 68
4 DET 55 28 18 9 138 134 65
5 NYI 53 29 18 6 150 131 64
6 TBL 54 30 20 4 144 130 64
7 BOS 54 29 19 6 159 148 64
8 PIT 54 28 19 7 139 136 63
9 NJD 55 27 21 7 122 123 61
10 CAR 55 24 21 10 131 143 58
11 MTL 56 27 25 4 151 151 58
12 PHI 53 24 20 9 127 138 57
13 OTT 56 25 25 6 157 173 56
14 BUF 56 22 28 6 131 155 50
15 CBJ 56 22 28 6 140 173 50
16 TOR 53 19 25 9 122 149 47

STATS

2015-2016 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Jagr 52 17 23 14 40
J. Huberdeau 55 11 29 12 40
J. Jokinen 55 11 27 12 38
V. Trocheck 55 17 18 3 35
A. Barkov 43 16 19 13 35
R. Smith 55 18 16 12 34
B. Pirri 51 11 13 -3 24
A. Ekblad 51 11 13 19 24
B. Campbell 55 5 18 20 23
N. Bjugstad 40 9 10 -3 19
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
R. Luongo 24 13 5 .927 2.23
A. Montoya 8 4 1 .926 2.06

 
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