GAME HIGHS: Goals: 3 / Assists: 2 / Points: 3 ... HAT TRICKS: 1 / MULTI-PT GAMES: 21
CAREER: In the 3rd season of a 4-year contract...2008 Stanley Cup champion...2007 WJC gold medalist with Canada...2007 WHL champion...2007 CHL Memorial Cup All-Star Team...2006 WHL First All-Star Team.
2014-15: Notched a two-goal game on 12/4 vs. DAL and 12/31 vs. NJ...Had a 3-game assist streak, 11/24-28...Matched a career best with two assists, 11/26 vs. PHI...Scored 1st goal of the season on 11/9 vs. TB...Had a season-best 3-game point streak from 12/4-12/7...Played 300th NHL game on 10/29 at WSH.
OTHER: Recorded 167 points (76-91-167) in 201 WHL games with the Medicine Hat Tigers from 2004-07...Played more NHL playoff games (41) than regular season games (23) in his first 2 professional seasons.
WHL East First All-Star Team (2006) WHL East Second All-Star Team (2007) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (2007)
Missed majority of 2012-13 due to recurring back injury.
For six months, it's a really good accomplishment. But as soon as April [11, the end of the regular season] comes around, no one thinks about the regular season anymore. For six months, it's a real battle to get into the playoffs in the NHL these days. There are a lot of good teams, and it takes consistency over a long time.
— Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau on clinching a playoff berth after a win against the Islanders on Saturday