• Roy was named the 2011-12 United States Hockey League Player of the Year after he became the first player in the league’s current format (since 2002) to score 50 goals. He led the league with 104 points (54-50--104) and helped Lincoln to a 38-18-4 regular-season record, the most wins for the Stars in 10 years.
• In the 2012 USHL playoffs, he led Lincoln with seven goals and 10 points (7-3--10), before the Stars were eliminated in the Western Conference Final series by Waterloo.
It was kind of touching. I didn't know really what to expect. I'm very appreciative and thankful for the people that supported me in my time here ... as I said, we'll move back to the area at some point in our life.
— Toronto coach Randy Carlyle on the video tribute and ovation he received in his first game back in Anaheim, a 3-1 win for the Maple Leafs