- Scored a goal in his Islanders debut in the season opener on Oct. 10 at Carolina
- Suffered a concussion on Oct. 16 vs. San Jose and was placed on injured reserve on Oct. 22
- Removed from injured reserve on Oct. 25 after missing three games
- Had a two-assist game on Oct. 25 vs. Dallas
Traded to Toronto by Montreal for Greg Pateryn and Toronto's 2nd round choice (later traded to Chicago, later traded back to Toronto, later traded to Boston - Boston selected Jared Knight) in 2010 Entry Draft, July 3, 2008. Signed as a free agent by CSKA Moscow (KHL), September 25, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Washington, August 22, 2013. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, July 2, 2014.