28 Justin Bailey

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Name
Justin Bailey
Nationality
usa United States
Position
Forward
Date of Birth
July 1, 1995
Hometown
Buffalo, New York
Age
23
Height
6'4"
Weight
214
Current Team
LV
Past Teams
ROC
  • Years Pro: 4th Season
  • Twitter: @JustinBailey95
  • Draft: Buffalo Sabres (2013), Round 2, #52 overall
  • 2017-18 Stats:
    • Buffalo Sabres (NHL) 12 GP, 3 G, 1 A, 4 PTS, 2 PIM
    • Rochester Americans (AHL) 37 GP, 9 G, 11 A, 20 PTS, 18 PIM

— Appeared in his 200th pro game against Chicago on March 17, 2018

— Named to the 2017 AHL All-Star Classic

— Posted a career-best seven-game goal streak and an eight-game point streak from 12/16/16 to 1/21/17, recording 12 points (9+3) over that span

— Scored his first NHL goal against Vezina Trophy winner Henrik Lundqvist in Buffalo’s 4-1 win at the New York Rangers on January 3, 2017

— Played in a career-high 32 games with the Buffalo Sabres (NHL) over four different recalls in 2016-17

— Made NHL debut at Philadelphia on February 11, 2016 becoming the fifth Buffalo native to play for the hometown Sabres

— Teammates with Connor Bunnaman in 2014-15 with the Kithener Rangers

— In 2013-14 he scored 25 goals and 43 points while appearing in 54 games for Kitchener. Tied for the team lead in goals and second in points

— The son of former linebacker Carlton Bailey, who played nine seasons in the NFL. Carlton was a member of the Bills from 1988-92 and played in Buffalo’s first three of four straight Super Bowl appearances as well as for the New York Giants (1993-94) and the Carolina Panthers (1995-97).