• Maidens recorded 23 points (12-11--23) in 28 games during an injury-shortened 2011-12 season.
• In 2010-11, Maidens led Owen Sound rookies in scoring with 21 points (11-10--21). He recorded 10 points (6-4--10) in the playoffs, helping the Bulls win the OHL championship. Maidens scored twice in Game 7 of the final against Mississauga, including the overtime winner.
• Nicknamed ‘Iron’ Maidens, he represented Canada at the 2011 Under-18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament and Team Ontario at the 2011 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge. He was unable to play in the Under-17 tournament due to injury, but still received a medal.
• Prior to making the jump to the OHL, Maidens had a 63-goal season with the Hamilton Minor Midget AAA Bulldogs in 2009-10. He had previously been billeting in Toronto to play with the Young Nationals, but made the switch to be closer to home for one season.
We were thinking about Rich back home, but I thought we did a great job getting mentally ready for this game. We're still in a big playoff push and we found a way to get two points. It's not easy. It hit our guys pretty good [Monday] night. We did a great job as a group.
— Dallas captain Jamie Benn on the Stars' OT victory against the St. Louis Blues the night after Rich Peverley collapsed on the bench