Played his first game of the season on Oct. 9 at EDM... missed eight games from Oct. 11 - 25 with a lower body injury... made his return from injury vs. MTL on Oct. 28... was a +1 with two PIMs on Nov. 2 at MTL... had his first point of the season (an assist) and was a +1 at WAS on Nov. 4... scored his first goal of the year on Nov. 8 at FLA... had a tally at CAR on Nov. 10... recorded his first multi-point game of the year (1G, 1A) and stretched his scoring streak to three games on Nov. 13 vs. ARI... missed Nov. 18 - 25 with an upper body injury... returned to the lineup and led Flames forwards with three blocked shots on Nov. 26 at SJ... scored and was a +2 vs. ARI on Dec. 2... had an assist and was +1 on Dec. 4 vs. COL... picked up an assist and was a +1 vs. SJ on Dec. 6... notched a goal on Dec. 11 at BUF... scored and was a +1 at VAN on Dec. 20... set a career-high with a four-game assist streak, scored and was a +3 on Jan. 15 at ARI...
ECAC Second All-Star Team (2006) ECAC First All-Star Tearm (2007) NCAA East First All-American Team (2007)
Missed majority of 2008-09 due to shoulder injury vs. San Jose, January 27, 2009. Missed remainder of 2009-10 due to knee injury vs. Minnesota, November 28, 2009. Traded to Calgary by Colorado with Shane O'Brien for Alex Tanguay and Cory Sarich. June 27, 2013.