Dustin Byfuglien

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  • Sports Briefs

    Former NHL player Wade Belak hanged himself, according to a person familiar with the case. Belak, an enforcer who had played with five NHL teams before retiring in March, was found dead Wednesday in Toronto. He was 35.

  • Thrashers sign Byfuglien to contract extension

    All-Star defenseman Dustin Byfuglien signed a five-year, $26 million contract extension with the Atlanta Thrashers on Tuesday.

  • Salary cap headaches for talented, expensive teams

    When the Chicago Blackhawks raise the banner to honor their first Stanley Cup championship since 1961, Dustin Byfuglien won't be there to soak in the moment and celebrate with his teammates.

  • FILE - In this June 9, 2010, file photo, Chicago Blackhawks right wing Dustin Byfuglien lifts the Stanley Cup after the Blackhawks beat the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 6 to win the NHL hockey Stanley Cup in Philadelphia. Byfuglien is no longer with the Blackhawks - he is one of several players traded or let go in the days following the team's title because they couldn't all fit under the salary cap. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)

    Thrashers hope ex-Hawks bring winning attitude

    Dustin Byfuglien looks to his left and sees Ben Eager. Just across the room, there's Brent Sopel and Andrew Ladd.

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