CURRENT NOTES: T-1st amongst Sharks defensemen in points…Has tied his 2012-13 goal total and eclipsed his assist and point marks from last season
2013-14: Tied his 2012-13 goal total with his third goal of the season on Oct. 30 at Los Angeles…Had seven blocked shots (one shy of franchise record) on Oct. 19 vs. Calgary…Set a career high four-game point streak (10/3 – 10/10) with a goal on Oct. 10 at Vancouver…Scored his first career shorthanded goal on Oct. 8 vs. the NY Rangers, becoming the 12th Sharks defenseman to score a shorthanded goal …Recorded two assists on Oct. 5 vs. Phoenix
FIN FACTS: An avid dog lover, he and his wife drive across country after every season so they can transport their two dogs back to Quebec...Would be an actor if he wasn’t playing hockey professionally
We don't have any excuses tonight. Excuses are for losers. We've played with five defensemen before and it didn't affect us. We just had a bad second period and it cost us the game. We have to look in the mirror and blame ourselves.
— Bruins coach Claude Julien on his team's play with the loss of defenseman Johnny Boychuk