Missed majority of 2009-10 due to recurring upper-body injury and as a healthy reserve. Traded to Calgary by New Jersey for Calgary's 5th round choice (Graham Black) in 2012 Entry Draft, July 12, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, January 15, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Wilkes-Barre (AHL), August 20, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, November 7, 2013.
When somebody goes out and is there to score goals, but is also there to make some big hits, fight, do all of those things, and he has a great mustache, it was great to see him get that hit and get everybody going.
— Colin Wilson on teammate Eric Nystrom, who scored a goal in Predators' win vs. Kings