--Tied for the AHL lead with 12 goals and second in overall points with 22 through 18 games with Peoria this season
--27-26-53 in 65 games with AHL's Wilkes-Barre Penguins last season
--5-4-9 in 26 games of NHL experience with Atlanta and Pittsburgh
WCHA All-Rookie Team (2003) WCHA First All-Star Team (2005, 2006) NCAA West First All-American Team (2005, 2006) AHL All-Rookie Team (2007) AHL First All-Star Team (2007) Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Award (AHL - Rookie of the Year) (2007) Willie Marshall Award (AHL - Top Goal-scorer) (2007) AHL Second All-Star Team (2008)
Traded to San Jose by Atlanta with Mike Vernace and Atlanta's 7th round choice (Lee Moffie) in 2010 Entry Draft for future considerations, June 23, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, July 3, 2010. Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, July 4, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Jonkoping (Sweden), May 8, 2013.
It's pretty crazy, but believe me when I say we didn't draft these players with the mindset we had to because they had good hockey-playing dads. It just turned out that way. But we're certainly glad they're a part of our organization.
— Arizona Coyotes director of amateur scouting Tim Bernhardt regarding the coincidence that six of the organization's top prospects are sons of former NHL players