|Assets:||Has the ability to play a physical brand of hockey. Can also produce solid point totals at lower levels. Doesn't know the meaning of the word 'quit'.|
|Flaws:||Could use more bulk and overall strength for his 6-0, 190-pound frame in order to better compete at the National Hockey League level.|
|Career Potential:||Depth forward.|
|12/06/2013||Missed 1 game (foot injury).|
|12/05/2013||Foot injury, day-to-day.|
|11/02/2013||Missed 5 games (suspended by nhl).|
|10/23/2013||Suspended by the NHL for 5 games.|
|4/03/2013||Missed 9 games (hand injury).|
|3/19/2013||Hand injury, injured reserve.|
|3/16/2013||Hand injury, day-to-day.|
|7/16/2012||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Dallas Stars to two-year contract.|
|6/18/2012||Dallas Stars tendered a qualifying offer.|
|2/17/2012||Recalled from Texas (AHL).|
|9/28/2011||Assigned to Texas (AHL).|
|7/10/2011||Signed as a free agent by the Dallas Stars to a one-year contract.|
|7/10/2011||Signed as a free agent by the Dallas Stars.|
Ryan Garbutt should return Saturday | 12/06/2013 6:45 PM
NewsThe Dallas Stars expect to have Ryan Garbutt (foot/ankle) back on Saturday.
ImpactGarbutt missed Thursday's game due to the ailment. He has seven points and 27 penalty minutes in 21 contests in 2013-14.
Ryan Garbutt won't play Thursday night | 12/05/2013 3:22 PM
NewsRyan Garbutt won't play Thursday because of an injured foot/ankle.
Dallas Morning News
Impact"It's a bone bruise, and I just can't really skate on it right now, so I'm not helping the team," he said after trying to test it out in the morning. He was hurt on Tuesday while blocking a shot.
Ryan Garbutt's status is uncertain for Thurs. | 12/05/2013 10:54 AM
NewsRyan Garbutt sustained a lower-body injury when he blocked a shot Tuesday in Chicago.
Dallas Morning News
ImpactHe received treatment on Wednesday and it's unclear if he'll be available to play Thursday night against Toronto. Garbutt may be a game-time decision.
Ryan Garbutt makes an impact on Sunday | 12/01/2013 9:28 PM
NewsRyan Garbutt might have been the standout player in the Dallas Stars' 3-2 shootout loss to the Edmonton Oilers on Sunday.
ImpactHe scored two goals and injured Ilya Bryzgalov in a collision. He fired a stunning eight SOG, delivered three hits and collected two penalty minutes. It's possible that his last few games have been a mirage, but he might at least be a power forward to watch.
Ryan Garbutt registers 3 points vs. Ducks | 11/27/2013 8:30 AM
NewsRyan Garbutt enjoyed an offensive explosion Tuesday night.
ImpactHe notched a goal and two assists in a 6-3 win for Dallas against Anaheim. Garbutt logged a season-high 16:07 of ice time in the contest. His linemates had strong showings as well with Vernon Fiddler contributing two assists in the win and Antoine Roussel netting a pair of goals.
Garbutt eligible to return Sunday v Ottawa | 11/02/2013 1:07 PM
NewsRyan Garbutt completed serving his five-game suspension Friday for his high stick to the head of Dustin Penner.
Fort-Worth Star Telegram
ImpactHe is eligible to return to action Sunday against the Senators. Garbutt isn't much of an offensive player but he will amass some penalty minutes. Feel free to activate him if you need him.
Garbutt won't make big adjustments to game | 10/25/2013 5:20 PM
NewsRyan Garbutt isn't going to fundamentally change his game after getting a five-game suspension, but he might make some "small adjustments."
ImpactGarbutt is being punished for his high hit on Anaheim's Dustin Penner and won't be eligible to return until Nov. 3. He has a goal and 19 penalty minutes in eight games this season.
NHL hands Ryan Garbutt a five-game suspension | 10/23/2013 6:16 PM
NewsRyan Garbutt has been suspended for five games for his high hit on Anaheim's Dustin Penner.
ImpactGarbutt will be eligible to return on Nov. 3. He has a goal and 19 penalty minutes in eight games this season.
Ryan Garbutt's hearing to take place on Weds. | 10/23/2013 9:26 AM
NewsRyan Garbutt will have his in-person hearing with the NHL's Department of Player Safety on Wednesday in New York.
Dallas Morning News
ImpactHe will probably get suspended for his high hit on Anaheim's Dustin Penner in Sunday's contest. Garbutt didn't get a penalty on the play, but he has racked up 19 minutes in the sin bin in eight games this year.
Ryan Garbutt to get in-person hearing | 10/21/2013 4:54 AM
NewsRyan Garbutt will receive an in-person hearing for his hit on Dustin Penner Sunday according to TSN's Bob MacKenzie.
Bob McKenzie on Twitter
ImpactGarbutt hit Penner right after Penner passed the puck and knocked him out. Penner regained consciousness on the ice but needed help to get to the dressing room. Usually an in-person hearing will result in a suspension of at least five games so stay tuned.
Ryan Garbutt activated off injured reserve | 04/03/2013 3:43 PM
NewsRyan Garbutt (hand) has been activated off the injured reserve list.
ImpactGarbutt has five points and 20 penalty minutes in 20 games this season. He has a little fantasy value but only in deep leagues. Just an FYI.
Ryan Garbutt isn't likely to return soon | 03/23/2013 3:13 PM
NewsRyan Garbutt (hand) isn't close to returning to the Dallas Stars' lineup.
Stars Inside Edge
Impact"He's not on the horizon yet," said Stars coach Glen Gulutzan said. "He's going to keep skating because he can skate but he can't shoot or anything like that. Until he heals, he won't be a game player. That's an easy one." Garbutt has five points and 20 penalty minutes in 20 games this season. He's already missed four consecutive games due to the injury.
Ryan Garbutt placed on injured reserve | 03/19/2013 11:35 AM
NewsThe Dallas Stars have placed Ryan Garbutt (hand) on the injured reserve list.
Mark Stepneski on Twitter
ImpactGarbutt was injured on Thursday and so he is eligible to return Friday. He has three goals and five points in 23 games to go along with 20 penalty minutes.
Ryan Garbutt doubtful on Monday | 03/18/2013 7:17 AM
NewsRyan Garbutt (hand) is doubtful for Monday's tilt against the Calgary Flames.
Dallas Morning News
ImpactGarbutt was injured on Thursday and sat out Saturday's 8-1 debacle at the hands of the Chicago Blackhawks. Consider the fourth liner day-to-day for now.
Ryan Garbutt becoming a fantasy gem of late | 02/19/2013 9:09 AM
NewsRyan Garbutt has two goals and three points to go with 12 penalty minutes in his last four games.
ImpactNot bad production from the fourth liner who has been in two fights in the four games. He has been a fantasy gem of late and is owned zero percent of fantasy pools. He is worth a pickup in deep leagues as he has three goals, five points and has 23 shots on goal with 25 hits this season. He also has 18 penalty minutes in 13 games.
|Goals||2||vs. Edm||Dec 1||1|
|Assists||2||vs. Ana||Nov 26||1|
|Points||3||vs. Ana||Nov 26||1|
|Penalty Minutes||15||vs. Fla||Oct 3||6|
|Plus/Minus||2||2 times-last:vs. Edm||last:Dec 1||2|
|Power Play Goals||0||22 times-last:vs. Phi||last:Dec 7||0|
|Power Play Points||0||22 times-last:vs. Phi||last:Dec 7||0|
|Shorthanded Goals||1||vs. Edm||Dec 1||0|
|Shorthanded Points||1||vs. Edm||Dec 1||0|
|Shots||8||vs. Edm||Dec 1||7|
|Penalty Minutes||32||2012-13 (Dal)|
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