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The Jets and Dustin Byfuglien have mutually agreed to terminate his contract.

Byuglien did not receive any money from the Jets as part of agreeing to resolve his grievance and terminate his contract. He walked away from $14 million due to him over this season and next according to TSN's Frank Seravalli. The earliest Byfuglien can join an NHL team is the 2020-21 season. Byfuglien finishes his Jets career with 363 points (102G / 261A) in 528 regular season games.

Source: Winnipeg Jets 04/17/20, 3:55 pm EST

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Byfuglien (ankle) will return to the Jets lineup on Thursday.

Byfuglien, who has been out since December 29th, is set to return to the lineup against the Canadiens on Thursday. Byfuglien was enjoying a terrific season before getting hurt, tallying four goals and 25 assists (29 points) in 32 games. Kook for him to re-claim his spot on the top power-play unit in Montreal.

Source: Scott Billeck 02/7/19, 9:23 am EST

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Byfuglien (ankle) will miss at least two more games.

Coming out of the All-Star break, Byfuglien remained in Winnipeg to receive treatment while the team headed east. Byfuglien will not play Monday in Philadelphia or Tuesday and Boston but head coach Paul Maurice was also non-committal about him playing when the team returns home to face the Blue Jackets on Thursday.

Source: Ted Wyman 01/28/19, 9:00 am EST

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The Jets have placed Dustin Byfuglien (concussion) on IR.

Byfuglien was stunned in a heavy collision with Jamie Oleksiak on Tuesday, eventually returned to the lineup. Byfuglien was eventually diagnosed with a concussion and missed Thursday’s game and will miss at least a few more contests after being placed on injured reserve. Sami Niku could remain in the Jets lineup while Byfuglien is out.

Source: Ken Wiebe 11/30/18, 8:57 am EST

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Byfuglien (lower-body) will be back in the Jets lineup on Tuesday.

Byfuglien has missed the last 10 games with a lower-body injury but will return tonight in Colorado. Byfuglien is shockingly still searching for his first goal of the season, but has picked up 15 assists, a plus-4 rating and 49 PIMS as he contributes in other areas. He will replace Tucker Poolman in the lineup.

Source: Ken Wiebe 01/2/18, 9:15 am EST

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