Last Game: Was a healthy extra at CHI (3/2)
* Left the game at NYI (10/11) with a lower-body injury and missed the following six games (10/14-10/28) with the injury
* Games missed due to injury: 6 (Lower-body: 10/14-10/28)
* Was a healthy extra for: 3 games
* Set career highs in assists (14), points (22) and shots (134) and matched his career high in goals (8)
* Was tied for the team lead in shorthanded goals (2)
* Led Carolina forwards in shorthanded time on ice per game (1:49)
* Skated in his 300th NHL/Hurricanes game at CGY (12/12)
* Twitter: @pattydwyer39
* OFF THE RADAR: Patrick's first job was working as a cart boy at a grocery store
* Career Highs: G: 2 A: 2 P: 2 PIM: 7
* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 398 gp, 41-49-90, 73 pim
NWJHL First All-Star Team (2001) NWJHL MVP (2001) CCHA All-Rookie Team (2002) CCHA Rookie of the Year (2002)
Signed as a free agent by Carolina, July 7, 2006.
It's something that you don't really envision starting this way, but when you put the work in you don't feel like it's unwarranted. You definitely don't envision it unfolding this way, but you do think you can be successful at this level.
— Senators goalie Andrew Hammond, who defeated the Jets on Wednesday to improve to 6-0-1 since making his first NHL start on Feb. 18