Made his Flames debut on Oct.7 ... registered his first NHL point (assist) on Oct.24 ... earned his 2nd career assist and was a team high +2 on Nov.12 ... assigned to Abbotsford (AHL) on Nov.30
Traded to Phoenix by Florida for Steve Reinprecht, June 19, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Calgary, July 20, 2010. Re-assigned to Farjestad (Sweden) by Calgary (Abbotsford-AHL), December 5, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Schwenningen (German-2), August 10, 2012.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis