-Played in 200th NHL game on Dec. 21 vs. PHI
-Played in 100th game with the Jets on Nov. 13 at CAR
-Appeared in first game of 2014-15 on Oct. 21 vs. CAR (3-1 W) registering an assist & four hits
-Played first pro hockey game at MTS Centre with the AHL s Syracuse Crunch on Apr. 22/08
-Played four seasons with Clarkson University (2004-2008)
ECAC First All-Star Team (2008) NCAA East Second All-American Team (2008)
Claimed on waivers by Winnipeg from Columbus, February 27, 2012. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to recurring back injury and resulting surgery, January 17, 2014.
I watched many times this year the series between the Russians and Canada in 1972, and he was a dominating player there. After I watched the tapes, I respect him a lot more because he turned the series around. He was the guy. In that time, he was the best in the world. It’s a big honor for me to tie him.
— Panthers forward Jaromir Jagr on scoring the 717th goal of his career to tie Phil Esposito for fifth on the NHL's all-time goals list after a 4-3 win vs. the Lightning on Sunday