- Scored twice and recorded six penalty minutes on Jan. 11 at PHI
- Notched his first multi-goal game on Jan. 11 at PHI since Jan. 25, 2013 vs. OTT
- Missed 15 games from Nov. 27 to Dec. 29 with a lower body injury
- Skated in his 600th career NHL game on Nov. 9 at DET
- Skated in 20:23 TOI on the Bolts season opener on Oct. 3 at BOS
- Recorded a goal, an assist and season-best +3 rating on Oct. 15 vs. LAK
2008 PLAYOFF NOTES:
* Scored two goals and an assist, including the game winning goal in Game 5 vs. Philadelphia.
* Has 13 points (4g, 9a) in ten home playoff games this season.
* Ranks second on the team with 76 hits in the playoffs, including eight in game 2 vs. Philadelphia and ranks fourth in the NHL.
* Recorded two assists in the Game One victory over the NY Rangers.
* Posted a three-point game (2g, 1a), including the game winning goal in the Penguins 5-3 victory over Ottawa in Game 2.
* Recorded a career highs in goals (27) and points (51) this season.
* Posted 36 points (18g, 18a) in his last 40 regular season games.
* Ranked third on the team in penalty minutes (103), second on the team in hits
(138) and ranks fourth on the team in goals (27).
* Finished the season tied for third on the team with a plus-14 rating.
* His father, Greg also played for the Penguins and wore #12 from 1976-1983.
Points: 3 (1g, 2a) (twice, 01/21 vs. WSH)br>Shots: 7 (twice, last time 11/24 vs. ATL)br>Icetime: 25:47 (02/24 vs. SJ)br>Plus/Minus: +3 (10/30 @ MIN)br>Blocked Shots: 3 (twice, last time 04/02 vs. PHI)br>Hits: 7 (10/19 vs. CAR)br>
CAREER PLAYOFF HIGHS: MOST RECENTLY
Goals : 2 (2X) 05/18/2008 PIT 6 vs. PHI 0
Assists : 2 (1X) 04/25/2008 PIT 5 vs NYR 4
Points : 3 (2X) 05/18/2008 PIT 6 vs. PHI 0 (2G-1A)br>SOG: 7 (1X) 05/18/2008 PIT 6 vs. PHI 0
PIM: 8 (1X) 05/26/2008 PIT 0 at DET 3
+/-: 2 (3X) 05/09/2008 PIT 4 vs PHI 2
HITS: 8 (1X) 05/11/2008 PIT 4 vs. PHI 2