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Ryan Garbutt | Winger

Team: Dallas Stars
Age / DOB:  (29) / 8/12/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 195
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Ryan Garbutt, Trevor Daley, Travis Moen will each be scratched from Friday night's contest with the Edmonton Oilers.
This will be Garbutt's fourth straight game in the stands. He's had a nice season though, posting seven goals, 22 points, 51 PIMs, and 78 hits through 60 games. Daley and Moen meanwhile will continue to recover from their respective injuries. Mar 27 - 7:21 PM

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Ryan Garbutt is expected to be a healthy scratch Monday night against the Sabres.

Garbutt will sit out for a second straight game Monday night when the Stars host the Sabres. Garbutt has played in 60 games this season, picking up seven goals and 22 points with a minus 10 rating. He does have some fantasy value as he’s posted 51 penalty minutes and 78 hits to go with a decent point total.
Mar 23 - 6:07 PM

Ryan Garbutt will likely be a healthy scratch Saturday night against Chicago.

He skated with the injured Valeri Nichushkin and Travis Moen as extra forwards during Saturday mornning's scrimmage. That's a telltale sign that all three of those players will likely sit in the pressbox.
Mar 21 - 1:51 PM

Ryan Garbutt will dress on Thursday when Dallas hosts Pittsburgh.

He's expected to play with Vernon Fiddler and Colton Sceviour after being a healthy scratch for the past three contests. Coach Lindy Ruff is looking for more production from Garbutt, who hasn't scored a goal since Dec. 31.
Mar 19 - 5:21 PM

Ryan Garbutt will be scratched for his third straight game on Sunday night against the Blues.

Garbutt has had a nice season shuttling between the middle of the lineup. Through 59 games this season, he has seven goals, 22 points, 41 blocks, 51 PIMs, and 77 hits.
Mar 15 - 5:42 PM

Ryan Garbutt was scratched against the Washington Capitals on Friday night.

Through 59 games this season, Garbutt has posted seven goals, 22 points, 41 blocks, 51 PIMs, and 77 hits. Not too shabby for the 29 year old depth winger.
Mar 13 - 7:25 PM

Ryan Garbutt is a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes.

The 29-year-old has been suspended twice this season but he has never been a healthy scratch in 2014-15. Garbutt has seven goals and 22 points in 59 games. John Klingberg and Trevor Daley will both miss the game due to injury.
Mar 12 - 6:59 PM

Ryan Garbutt was benched in Thursday's game against San Jose.

Coach Lindy Ruff wasn't happy with an elbowing penalty Garbutt took in the second period, so the Dallas winger didn't get much playing time afterward. He concluded the match with just 7:54 of ice time. Garbutt has had some disciplinary issues this season and he's been suspended twice.
Feb 20 - 12:48 PM

Ryan Garbutt has finished serving his three-game suspension.

Garbutt was suspended for slew-footing Dustin Byfuglien of the Winnipeg Jets. Stars' coach Lindy Ruff is hoping that Garbutt has learned his lesson. "We’ve had a lot of discussions, (GM) Jim (Nill) and I have had discussions with him, because we just feel it’s that important that he change the way he approaches some of those situations when he’s on the ice," said Ruff. "Because when he plays the way he can play, he’s been a very good player for us. But we have to find a happy medium for him."
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 10:04:00 AM

Ryan Garbutt has been suspended for three games for slew-footing Winnipeg's Dustin Byfuglien.

The incident occurred on Tuesday night and it earned Garbutt a minor penalty for tripping. This is the second time he's been suspended this season and as a repeat offender under the terms of the CBA, he will forfeit $65,853.66 based on his average annual salary. Garbutt will be eligible to return on Sunday, Dec. 21.
Thu, Dec 11, 2014 01:54:00 PM

Ryan Garbutt will have a hearing with the Department of Player Safety on Thursday morning.

The meeting will discuss his slew-foot on Winnipeg defenseman Dustin Byfuglien. Garbutt was suspended for two games for kneeing Edmonton's Taylor Hall on Nov. 25.
Wed, Dec 10, 2014 10:48:00 AM

After being benched in Dallas' last game against Detroit, Ryan Garbutt had a solid showing against Montreal on Saturday.

Garbutt had a goal and six hits in 15:28 of ice time against the Canadiens. Coach Lindy Ruff mentioned that he was fed up of Garbutt's lack of discipline, last week, but the forward rewarded with a solid performance.
Sun, Dec 7, 2014 11:48:00 AM

In addition to being suspended by the league recently, Ryan Garbutt is in coach Lindy Ruff's doghouse.

"We talked about the discipline. That discipline hurt us in the game. I told him I don’t want anymore," Ruff said, speaking of Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Red Wings where the forward saw his ice time shrink from 13:35 on average this season to just 5:04. GM Jim Nills has already shook up his blue line, this might be Garbutt's swan song if he doesn't shape up.
Fri, Dec 5, 2014 08:54:00 PM

Ryan Garbutt has been suspended for two games for kneeing Edmonton's Taylor Hall.

The incident occurred on Tuesday night and it earned Garbutt a minor penalty for tripping in the contest. He will be eligible to return on Dec. 2 versus Toronto.
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 02:13:00 PM

Ryan Garbutt will have a disciplinary hearing on Thursday.

The discussion will be his kneeing incident against Edmonton's Taylor Hall. Garbutt received a two minute penalty for tripping on the play.
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 04:11:00 PM

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C1Tyler Seguin
2Jason Spezza
3Cody Eakin
4Vernon Fiddler
LW1Jamie Benn
2Antoine Roussel
3Travis Moen
4Brendan Ranford
RW1Ales Hemsky
2Ryan Garbutt
3Patrick Eaves
4Colton Sceviour
5Valeri Nichushkin
6Rich Peverley
D1Alex Goligoski
2Trevor Daley
3John Klingberg
4Jason Demers
5Jordie Benn
6Jyrki Jokipakka
G1Kari Lehtonen
2Antti Niemi