Career: Won Stanley Cup with BOS in 2011; scored series-clinching goal in both Round 1 (MTL, Game 7) and Round 3 (TBL, Game 7) ... Finished 6th in the NHL in 2011-12 with a shooting percentage of 18.9%... Recorded 6th consecutive 20-goal season in 2010-11... Appeared in 500th career NHL game on 4/6/11 vs. NYI... Became the youngest player in NHL history to score on a penalty shot when he converted on his 1st career attempt on 1/8/04 vs. PHI (J. Hackett)... Made NHL debut (w/FLA) on 10/9/03 vs. CAR.
2012-13: Led the NHL in playoff +/- with a rating of +20... Registered a pair of 4-game point streaks during BOS’ run to the Stanley Cup Final, 5/1-5/8 (3-3-6) & 5/23-6/3 (3G-5A-8P)... Recorded 200th career NHL assist on 3/5 at WSH and picked up his 400th career point (goal) on 3/31 at BUF.. Matched career high with 4-game goal scoring streak from 3/27-4/2.
Personal: Nickname is 'Horty'... Great-nephew-in-law of Hall of Fame goaltender Jacques Plante... Favorite TV show is Breaking Bad.
OHL All-Rookie Team (2002)
Signed as a free agent by San Antonio (AHL), October 28, 2004. Traded to Boston by Florida with Gregory Campbell for Dennis Wideman, Boston's 1st round choice (later traded to Los Angeles Los Angeles selected Derek Forbort) in 2010 Entry Draft and Boston's 3rd round choice (Kyle Rau) in 2011 Entry Draft, June 22, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Columbus, July 5, 2013.