Registered four hits in 15:38 of ice time vs. PIT (3/10) ... Tallied three hits in 11:07 of ice time vs. PHX (3/8) ... Registered three hits in 15:37 of ice time at BOS (3/6) ... Made his Capitals debut at PHI (3/5) ... Acquired from Anaheim in exchange for ANA's fourth-round choice in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft (3/4) ... Recorded 32 points (13 goals, 19 assists) and 28 penalty minutes in 49 games with the Ducks this season
NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (2004) AHL Second All-Star Team (2006)
Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, May 12, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Edmonton, August 2, 2007. Traded to Los Angeles by Edmonton for Colten Teubert, Los Angeles' 1st round choice (Oscar Klefborn) in 2011 Entry Draft and Los Angeles' 3rd round choice (Daniil Zharkov) in 2012 Entry Draft, February 28, 2011.
We were thinking about Rich back home, but I thought we did a great job getting mentally ready for this game. We're still in a big playoff push and we found a way to get two points. It's not easy. It hit our guys pretty good [Monday] night. We did a great job as a group.
— Dallas captain Jamie Benn on the Stars' OT victory against the St. Louis Blues the night after Rich Peverley collapsed on the bench