Scored 9th goal of season Dec. 10 at CBJ; has goals in 4 of last 5 games...Recorded first multi-pt. game of season Dec. 4 vs. Mtl. (1g-1a-2pts)...Appeared in 700th NHL game Nov. 23 at SJ...Had points in back-to-back games for third time with PPG Nov. 8 at Tor. & 1a Nov. 7 at Phi...Had PPG in two straight Oct.19-22...Also had goals in back-to-back games Oct. 4-7 (2g); scored first goal with NJ Oct. 4 vs. NYI...Made his Devils’ debut Oct. 3 at Pit…2012-13: Saw action with both Dal. (19 games) & Mtl. (27); traded (Feb. 26 for E. Cole) for first time in NHL career…Totaled 16g-19a-35pts overall…Recorded 9 multiple-point games, including 4 season-high 3pt efforts: 2g-1a Apr. 4 vs. Wpg./Mar. 10 at Fla.; as well as 3a Mar. 5 at NYI/Feb. 25 at Nsh…Posted season-high 6-game point-scoring streak Feb. 13-25 (2g-7a-9pts)…Scored his 200th career NHL goal Jan. 26 vs. StL.; reached 200a mark Feb. 6 at Edm.; & notched his 400th point with goal Feb. 1 vs. Phx.
NHL All-Rookie Team (2004)
Signed as a free agent by Leksands (Sweden-2), September 19, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 1, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Dallas, July 1, 2011. Traded to Montreal by Dallas for Erik Cole and Dallas' 3rd round choice (Connor Crisp) in 2013 Entry Draft, February 26, 2013. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, July 5, 2013.