WCHA All-Rookie Team (2001) WCHA Second All-Star Team (2004) NCAA West First All-American Team (2004) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (2004)
Traded to Columbus by NY Islanders for Eric Boguniecki, October 25, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, July 23, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Dusseldorf (Germany), July 31, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Assat Pori (Finland), November 18, 2010.
When somebody goes out and is there to score goals, but is also there to make some big hits, fight, do all of those things, and he has a great mustache, it was great to see him get that hit and get everybody going.
— Colin Wilson on teammate Eric Nystrom, who scored a goal in Predators' win vs. Kings