2014-15: Has hit the 20-goal mark for the 4th time in his career ... Snapped a 15-game stretch without a goal with a score 4/9 at FLA ... Scored both the GTG and OTG 3/7 vs PHI ... Recorded his 100th NHL/Bruins assist 11/15 vs CAR, recorded his 200th NHL point 12/4 at SJ and scored his 100th NHL goal 12/6 at ARI ... Multi-pt gms: 8 Inj: 3 ... Susp: 2 ... Shootout: 2/8
Tm Rec in Lineup: 38-24-13 ... Out: 3-2-0 ... w/G: 11-3-4 ... w/A: 10-3-3 ... w/Pt: 18-6-7 ... PP Pts: 2-0=2 ... GW Pts: 5-1=6
Fun Fact: His +94 rating since the start of the 2011-12 campaign is the league's best over that span ... 14 of his 23 goals this season have given Boston a lead in a game, including 10 1st goals of game
He's a winner. We want winners here, and he's a proven winner. He's won two Stanley Cups. He's 22 years old and been a big part of it. He's got all the right tools. He's got size (6-foot-1, 204 pounds) and strength. He's exactly what we were looking for. He's going to be a big piece of our team for many, many years to come.
— Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen on Brandon Saad, who he acquired in a trade with the Blackhawks on Tuesday