Drafted 1st round (19th overall), 2008 by Philadelphia.
2008-09: Sbisa made the Flyers out of training camp and played 39 games with them posting 7 assists and a -6 rating. He was eventually returned to Lethbridge where he finished out the season with 4 goals and 11 assists in 18 games.
2009-10: Was traded in the off-season to the Anaheim Ducks as part of a package that saw Chris Pronger go to Philadelphia. Started the season in Lethbridge where be posted 1 goal and 12 assists before being traded to Portland where he finished with season totals of 4 goals and 14 assists in 18 games. He also played for Switzerland in both the WJC and the Olympics, in both instances, being held scoreless. Finished the season playing 8 games for the ducks where he post 0 points and a minus-1.