|BIRTHDATE:||April 13, 1987 (AGE 26)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 3"||BIRTHPLACE:||Bloomington, MN, United States|
|WEIGHT:||200||DRAFTED:||COL / 2005 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||2nd (34th overall)|
- Was recalled from Lake Erie (AHL) for the second time this season on Feb. 18.
- Had a career-high 14 penalty minutes on April 5 at St. Louis.
- Scored the winning goal in the shootout on his first career shootout attempt, March 19 at Edmonton.
- Missed five games after undergoing an appendectomy on March 4.
- Ranked third on the Monsters in scoring at the time of his recall with 33 points (16g/17a) in 48 games.
- Was originally recalled on Jan. 19.
- Made his season debut on Jan. 20 vs. Nashville.
- Scored his first goal of the year, the game winner, on Jan. 24 vs. St. Louis.
- Was reassigned to Lake Erie on Feb. 5.
- Named to the Western Conference roster for the 2011 AHL All-Star Game but did not play in the event due to his call-up.
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