CAREER: In the 2nd 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.
2013-14: Scored 2 of DET's 3 SHGs...Finished 7th on the team in goals (12) and was T4th with 3 GWG...Notched 1st career hat trick in a 4-2 win, 3/29 at TOR...Recorded a 3-game goal streak, 11/21-11/24, and matched his personal-best 3-game point streak from 3/27-3/30...Scored 2 goals, including the GWG, on 11/29 at NYI...Tallied the GWG in his season debut, 11/2 at EDM.
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.
You could see out there that everybody was willing to compete, to sacrifice, even blocking shots to the end. Even in the third when we were up 5-0, guys were still working hard and blocking shots That's a nice feeling also for the future.
— Flames goalie Jonas Hiller after his team's 5-0 win over Carolina