NAJHL First All-Star Team (2000) Hockey East All-Rookie Team (2002) Hockey East Second All-Star Team (2004) NCAA East Second All-American Team (2004)
Ruled ineligible to play 2000-01 season by Hockey East officials due to academic violations while playing U.S. junior hockey, October 10, 2000. Signed as a fre agent by Cleveland (AHL), September 22, 2004. Signed as a free agent by San Diego (ECHL), October 16, 2004. Signed as a free agent by AtlanticCity (ECHL), February 5, 2005.
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday