|NUMBER:||73||BIRTHDATE:||May 24, 1987|
|HEIGHT:||6' 2"||BIRTHPLACE:||Ste-Catherine, QC, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||230||DRAFTED:||MTL / 2005 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||2nd (45th overall)|
Notes: Missed games: Has missed 17 2012-13 regular season games due to injury and two due to illness ... Was limited to 16 regular season games in 2011-12 over which he recorded nine points (five goals, four assists) ... Made his Senators debut in the team's season-opening game on Jan. 19 at Winnipeg (4-1 win) ... Registered his first point with Ottawa, an assist, on Jan. 21 vs Florida (4-0 win).
2011-12: Matched a career high by scoring in three consecutive games from 11/3/11 to 11/8/11 ... Missed 61regular season games due to a concussion sustained while playing for Minnesota on 11/10/11 at San Jose.
Career game highs: Goals: 3, 1/16/10 at Phoenix (with Minnesota); Assists: 3, 1/11/10 vs Pittsburgh (with Minnesota); Points: 4, (1-3), 1/11/10 vs Pittsburgh (with Minnesota)
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Very happy that old guy finally scored. It was great. You see the excitement on his face. I remember when I scored my first goal and it's just such a great feeling. Anytime you can help contribute to a team win it's a lot of fun.