2008-09 Season Notes * Recalled from Chicago (AHL) on March 2, 2009 * Appeared in 51 games with the Wolves, recording 21 assists * Tied for the team lead with a +17 rating and tied for fourth in assists at the time of his recall
2008-09 Season Highs Goals: Assists: Points: Shots: PIM: Plus/Minus: TOI:
ECAC All-Rookie Team (2004) ECAC First All-Star Team (2004) ECAC Second All-Star Team (2006)
Traded to Nashville by Atlanta for Ian McKenzie, September 1, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Poprad (KHL), July 21, 2011.
We want to make sure that whoever makes our team really makes our team by earning it and not putting them in situations where they get preference because of their status as a first-round pick or whatever it might be. That's not going to happen. Everybody has to earn their way on our team.
— Columbus Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen on the team's prospects at development camp