Bowen Byram Colorado Avalanche logo

Age 21 Jun 13, 2001
Cranbrook CAN
Defense shoots left
6'1" 185 cm
190 lbs 86 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2028
Agent Kevin Epp
Draft Year 2019
Drafted Overall 4
Draft Round 1
Draft Team Colorado Avalanche logo

Transaction History
Jun 26, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram posted an assist, two shots on goal and eight hits in Sunday's 2-1 win over the Lightning in Game 6.
Jun 15, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram picked up an assist, two shots on goal, two hits and two blocked shots in Wednesday's 4-3 overtime win over the Lightning in Game 1.
Jun 4, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram notched an assist, three shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Saturday's 4-2 win over the Oilers in Game 3.
May 27, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram notched a power-play assist and three shots on goal in Friday's 3-2 win over the Blues in Game 6.
May 25, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram notched two assists, four shots on goal and three hits in Wednesday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Blues in Game 5.
May 23, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram provided a pair of assist, fired three shots on goal and went plus-2 in Monday's 6-3 win over the Blues in Game 4.
May 9, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram provided an assist, five hits and two PIM in Monday's 5-3 win over the Predators in Game 4.
Apr 28, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram notched an assist and two shots on goal in Thursday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Predators.
Apr 22, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram produced an assist, two shots on goal and two blocked shots in Friday's 6-3 loss to the Oilers.
Apr 19, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram had an assist, three hits and a blocked shot in Monday's 3-2 loss to Washington.
Apr 13, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram notched two assists, two hits, two blocked shots and a plus-3 rating in Wednesday's 9-3 win over the Kings.
Apr 8, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram notched an assist, two hits and a plus-2 rating in Friday's 5-4 overtime win over the Jets.
Apr 5, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) will return to the lineup for Tuesday's game versus the Penguins, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Apr 4, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) was called up from his conditioning stint with AHL Colorado on Monday, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 31, 2022 Assigned Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) was assigned to AHL Colorado for a conditioning stint Thursday.
Mar 25, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) will join the Avs' for their upcoming two-game road trip but is not expected to play.
Mar 23, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) won't play Wednesday versus the Canucks, but he continues to make progress. The defenseman is expected to give head coach Jared Bednar the all-clear when he's ready to play, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Mar 21, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) skated in a regular jersey Monday, indicating that he's been cleared for contact, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 14, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) will not join the Avs' upcoming two-game road trip, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Feb 22, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) skated at the Avalanche's practice facility Tuesday, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Feb 10, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) remains without a timeline to return, but general manager Joe Sakic is optimistic the defenseman will return this season, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Jan 31, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) remains unavailable and coach Jared Bednar didn't have an update on the defenseman's timeline, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Jan 19, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) remains out of the lineup Wednesday versus the Ducks.
Jan 17, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) will not participate in Monday's contest against the Wild, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Jan 12, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | According to his father, Byram isn't dealing with a new concussion, but he is dealing with lingering issues likely stemming from his past head injuries, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Jan 11, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (personal) won't play Tuesday versus the Predators.
Jan 7, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram scored a power-play goal and had an assist in Thursday's 7-1 win over Winnipeg. He added three shots on goal.
Jan 1, 2022 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) ran the first power-play unit during Friday's practice, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Dec 28, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) practiced in a regular jersey Tuesday, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Dec 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) practiced in a non-contact jersey Monday, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Dec 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) is expected to resume practice in a non-contact sweater Monday, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Dec 14, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) has been designated for injured reserve, per the (NHL) media site.
Dec 12, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) will not suit up Sunday against Florida, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Dec 10, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) will miss Friday's game against the Red Wings, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Dec 6, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) has traveled back to Denver and will not be available for the Avs' remaining two road games, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Dec 4, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) is not in the lineup Saturday versus the Senators, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Dec 4, 2021 Recalled Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) may not play Saturday at Ottawa after the Avalanche recalled Jacob MacDonald from AHL Colorado on Friday, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Dec 2, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (head) will not play Thursday against Montreal, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Nov 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (concussion) scored a goal on four shots in Saturday's 6-2 win over the Predators.
Nov 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (concussion) will return to the lineup for Saturday's game versus Nashville, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Nov 26, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (concussion) is not in Friday's lineup against Dallas.
Nov 23, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (concussion) could be cleared to play Friday in Dallas, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Nov 22, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (concussion) is not available for Monday's tilt with Ottawa, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Nov 21, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (concussion) skated before Sunday's practice and is feeling good, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Nov 19, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (concussion) will not be in the lineup Friday against Seattle.
Nov 17, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (concussion) linked up with the team for its two-game road trip but won't be in the lineup versus Vancouver on Wednesday.
Nov 15, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Coach Jared Bednar revealed Monday that Byram is in concussion protocol and won't skate until he feels better, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Nov 13, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) won't be available for Saturday's game versus San Jose, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Nov 12, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) practiced in a full capacity Friday and has a good chance at playing Saturday against visiting San Jose, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Nov 12, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) will be evaluated Friday after leaving during the first period of Thursday's win over the Canucks, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Nov 11, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) will not return to Thursday's game versus the Canucks, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Nov 3, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram scored twice on six shots, added an assist and blocked three shots in Wednesday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Blue Jackets.
Oct 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram had an assist, three shots on goal, one hit and one blocked shot over a season-high 26:07 of ice time in Tuesday's 3-1 loss to the Golden Knights.
Oct 24, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram had an assist, two hits and a blocked shot in Saturday's 4-3 shootout win over the Lightning.
Oct 20, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram had an assist, a blocked shot and a team-high four hits over 16:48 of ice time in Tuesday's 6-3 loss to Washington.
Oct 13, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram scored a goal on two shots, dished an assist and went plus-2 in Wednesday's 4-2 win over the Blackhawks.
May 18, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | When asked about Byram (upper body) Tuesday, coach Jared Bednar said "I guess he's an option whenever we want to use him," Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Apr 29, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) will begin a rehab stint at AHL Colorado on Friday, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Apr 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) isn't skating after suffering a setback in his recovery, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Apr 21, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) has been working out on his own but isn't skating yet and won't travel with the Avalanche on their road trip, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Apr 19, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram was removed from the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols list Monday, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Apr 10, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (COVID-19 protocols) will need to quarantine for 10 days, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Apr 9, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) was placed on the (NHL)'s COVID-19 protocols list Friday, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.
Apr 7, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (concussion) skated Wednesday, but he remains without an expected timetable for his return to action.
Apr 6, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (concussion) skated Tuesday and has a chance to play in Wednesday's game versus the Wild, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Apr 5, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) won't play in Monday's game versus the Wild, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Apr 2, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) isn't in the projected lineup for Friday's game versus the Blues, (NHL).com reports.
Mar 30, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) won't play in Wednesday's game versus the Coyotes, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 29, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) won't play in Monday's game versus the Ducks, (NHL).com's Rick Sadowski reports.
Mar 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) won't play in Saturday's game versus the Golden Knights, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Mar 26, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram had one shot on net, two hits and two blocked shots over 18:54 of ice time in Thursday's 5-1 win over the Golden Knights.
Mar 25, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (lower body) will return to the lineup for Thursday's game versus Vegas, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 24, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (lower body) was labeled day-to-day by coach Jared Bednar, who told reporters, "As far as I know, that's day-to-day. But we'll know more when we get home," Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 23, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (lower body) won't play Tuesday versus the Coyotes, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 18, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) skated 15:58 and had two PIM in Thursday's 5-1 win over the Wild.
Mar 18, 2021 Activated Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) will be activated off injured reserve and return to the lineup Thursday against Minnesota, (NHL).com's Rick Sadowski reports.
Mar 16, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) wore a normal jersey during Tuesday's morning skate, (NHL).com's Rick Sadowski reports.
Mar 13, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) participated in Friday's morning skate but was in the non-contact red sweater, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey News reports.
Mar 6, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 5, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) is "progressing," but he won't play Friday against Anaheim, AJ Haefele of DNVR reports.
Mar 2, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram (upper body) won't play in Wednesday's game versus the Sharks, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Mar 1, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram is out Monday against San Jose with an upper-body injury, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Feb 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram had two hits and seven PIM in Friday's 3-2 win over Arizona.
Feb 16, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram posted an assist and two blocked shots in Tuesdays' 3-2 win over the Golden Knights.
Feb 16, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram filled in for Cale Makar on the top pair during Sunday's 1-0 loss to the Golden Knights.
Jan 31, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram had one shot on net over 19:26 of ice time in Saturday's 5-1 win over the Wild.
Jan 30, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram will remain with the Avalanche for the entirety of the 2020-21 season, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Jan 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram had two shots on goal and blocked one while getting a team-high 21:14 of ice time in Tuesday's 7-3 win over the Sharks.
Jan 26, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram could remain with the Avalanche for the season, Mike Chambers of the Denver Post reports.
Jan 22, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram had one shot and two PIM in 11:19 of ice time in Thursday's 4-2 loss to the Kings.
Jan 21, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram will make his (NHL) debut Thursday against the Kings, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Jan 18, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Colorado head coach Jared Bednar said Byram will play at least six games before a decision is made on keeping him or sending him back to the Western Hockey League, Mike Chambers of the Denver Post reports.
Jan 16, 2021 Recalled Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | The Avalanche recalled Byram to the taxi squad Saturday.
Jan 13, 2021 Assigned Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | The Avalanche assigned Byram (not injury related) to AHL Colorado on Wednesday.
Jan 12, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram will conclude his mandatory quarantine Saturday and join the Avalanche on their road trip to Los Angeles, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Jan 6, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Bowen Byram | Byram is set to join Colorado's camp Friday and will then need to complete a seven-day quarantine before he can begin training with the team, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Sep 19, 2019 Assigned New York Islanders | assigned D Justin Murray to Bridgeport (AHL).
2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Bowen Byram
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Colorado Avalanche Colorado Avalanche logo 30 5 12 17 7 12 507 56.00 51.60 2.40 53.20 2.70 0.36 1.54
Bowen Byram Stats by Elite Prospects Bowen Byram Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2014-2015 Lethbridge Golden Hawks U15 AAA AEHL U15 33 12 15 27 40 Playoffs 4 1 1 2 0
2015-2016 Lethbridge Golden Hawks U15 AAA AEHL U15 34 22 37 59 32 Playoffs 12 5 7 12 0
2015-2016 Team South Alberta Cup 4 0 0 0 0
2016-2017 Vancouver Giants WHL 11 0 0 0 8
2016-2017 Lethbridge Hurricanes U18 AAA AEHL U18 8 3 5 8 6
2016-2017 Yale Hockey Academy U18 Prep CSSHL U18 20 5 24 29 32 Playoffs 3 1 3 4 0
2016-2017 Team Alberta WCCC-16 4 0 1 1 2
2017-2018 Team Red U17-Dev 3 0 0 0 0
2017-2018 Vancouver Giants WHL 60 6 21 27 52 Playoffs 7 3 4 7 0
2017-2018 Canada Red U17 WHC-17 6 1 4 5 2
2017-2018 Canada U18 WJC-18 5 0 1 1 0
Draft Yr 2018-2019 Vancouver Giants WHL 67 26 45 71 80 Playoffs 22 8 18 26 0
Draft Yr 2018-2019 Canada U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 5 1 3 4 8
Draft Yr 2018-2019 WHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 2 0 0 0 2
2019-2020 Vancouver Giants WHL 50 14 38 52 76
2019-2020 Canada U20 WJC-20 7 0 2 2 0
2019-2020 WHL All-Stars Jr Super Series 2 1 1 2 0
2020-2021 Canada U20 WJC-20 7 1 4 5 0
2020-2021 Colorado Avalanche NHL 19 0 2 2 23 307 55.00 54.80 -4.20 56.50 -2.50 0.39
2021-2022 Colorado Avalanche NHL 30 5 12 17 12 507 56.00 51.60 2.40 53.20 2.70 0.36 1.54 Playoffs 20 0 9 9 0
2021-2022 Colorado Eagles AHL 2 0 0 0 2
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Active Contract

Signing Team Colorado Avalanche logo
Signing Date July 19, 2019
Agent Kevin Epp
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,682,501 1.12% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023
Cap Hit $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 $894,167
RFA
AAV $3,425,000 $3,394,167 $3,394,167 $3,394,167
Performance Bonuses $0 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000
Base Salary $0 $832,500 $832,500 $832,500
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0
Total Salary $92,500 $925,000 $925,000 $832,500
Minors Salary $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
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