2012-13: Recalled from Portland on Apr. 15…Posted 3-6-9 in 14 games with the Pirates at the time of his recall…Played in his 100th career NHL game at VAN, Feb. 26…Scored a goal at CGY, Feb. 24…Recorded an assist at EDM, Feb. 23…Scored a goal vs. DAL, Feb. 2…Posted a two game goal streak (2-1-3) that ended at DAL, Feb. 1…Scored a goal vs. EDM, Jan. 30...Registered (1-1-2) vs. NSH, Jan. 28…Made his season debut and skated in 7:43 of ice time with two takeaways vs. LAK, Jan. 26.
2011-12: Set career highs in goals (8), assists (18), points (26), PIM (45) and games (77)…Ranked 7th on Minnesota in scoring with 8-18-26…6th on the team in shots (146)…Scored a goal vs. LAK, Mar. 31…Had an assist in back-to-back games vs. CGY, Mar. 22 and at BUF Mar. 24…Had a goal Mar. 17 vs. CGY…Posted a career-high three assists at MTL, Mar. 1…Recorded 2 assists vs. NSH, Jan. 31…Registered a career-high 5-game point streak (2-3-5) from Nov. 27-Dec. 4.
NOTES: Has also played for MIN and PIT.
ECAC All-Rookie Team (2005) ECAC First All-Star Team (2008) NCAA East Second All-American Team (2008)
Claimed on waivers by Minnesota from Pittsburgh, September 29, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, July 12, 2012.