CURRENT NOTES: He and his wife, Mandy, welcomed their first child, Ames Richard Desjardins, born on Jan. 13
2014-15: Scored a pair of goals and +2 rating on Feb. 19 at DAL Picked up an assist on Feb. 7 vs. CAR Scored a goal and was +2 on Feb. 5 vs. VAN Had a fighting major (Beauchemin) on Jan. 29 vs. ANA Scored his second goal of the season and was named third star on Dec. 20 vs. STL Won 14 of 21 faceoffs on Dec. 13 vs. NSH Picked up an assist on Dec. 4 vs. BOS Scored his first goal of the season on Nov. 22 vs. ARI Picked up a fighting major (Dorsett) on Nov. 6 vs. VAN Registered an assist on Nov. 1 vs. NYI Recorded a fighting major (Boll) on Oct. 23 vs. CBJ Picked up a fighting major on Oct. 18 at NJD (Tootoo) Had a team-high 6 hits on Oct. 11 vs. WPG
FIN FACTS: Desi can t live without his shoes An avid viewer of the Food Network and several cooking shows, he enjoys experimenting in the kitchen and cooks most dinners for he and his wife
Signed as a free agent by Worcester (AHL), October, 2008. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, June 26, 2010.