Acquired: Claimed off waivers from the Chicago Blackhawks March 4, 2009.
Drafted: HFD / 1996 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 9th (223rd overall)
2013-14 REGULAR SEASON:
Home: 15GP 2G-1A-3PTS +1 Even Strength: 3G-2A-5PTS Shorthanded: 0G-0A-0PTS
Road: 15GP 1G-1A-2PTS -1 Power Play: 0G-0A-0PTS
* Plus or even in 25 of 30 games.
* Leads team forwards w/2:39 SH TOI/G.
* 2nd among team forwards w/24 BkS.
* 3rd among team forwards w/56 hits.
* Scored a goal in back-to-back games to open the '12-13 season.
* Notched 50th career goal in 800th NHL game vs. NJD Oct. 8.
* Tallied 1 goal in 3 preseason games.
* Led team w/3:34 SH TOI/G.
* Ranked 3rd among forwards w/11 blocked shots.
* Had 6 points (1G-5A) in last 21 games.
* Led PGH forwards w/2:39 SH/TOI.
* Ranked 3rd on team w/105 hits.
* Placed 2nd among team forwards w/37 blocked shots.
* His 2 goals at WPG Feb. 15 was first 2-goal game since 10/13/06.
HIGHS: G: 2 A: 3 P: 3
SHOOTOUT NUMBERS w/PGH: 0 G, 0 Att, 0.0 Pct
REGULAR-SEASON NUMBERS WITH PITTSBURGH: 331GP 16G-43A-59PTS