Height: 6′ 5″ Weight: 215 Shoots: Right
Born: Jul 21, 1984 (Age 27) Birthplace: Saskatoon, SK, Canada
Traded from Boston to Florida Panthers 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)
See Jason Botchford’s article (August 6) “Healthy Bitz ready to contribute for Canucks” in the Montreal Gazette
See Matthew Sekeres’ article “Canucks add Byron Bitz to the mix” in the Vancouver Globe and Mail.