- Had a career-high three-point game in his Islanders debut in the season opener on Oct. 10 at Carolina
- Opened the season with a three-game point streak (2g/4a) from Oct. 10-14
- Suffered a lower-body injury on Nov. 6 at Los Angeles
AHL First All-Star Team (2009) Eddie Shore Award (AHL Outstanding Defenseman) (2009)
Traded to Boston by Colorado for Matt Hendricks, June 24, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Salzburg (Austria), November 16, 2012.
I think everybody wanted the puck tonight. Everybody wanted to be part of the solution and it reflected on the way we played. It's tiring when you have to chase the puck but tonight was one of those nights where everyone really wanted to make a play and wanted to have an impact on the game.
— Rangers forward Martin St. Louis after a 2-0 win against the Flyers