47 points (19-28=47) and 26 penalty minutes in 75 games with Manchester
Led Manchester in points and assists
14 points (7-7=14) and nine penalty minutes in 16 playoff games with Manchester
Led Manchester in playoff points
Led AHL with six game-winning goals in playoffs
We want to make sure that whoever makes our team really makes our team by earning it and not putting them in situations where they get preference because of their status as a first-round pick or whatever it might be. That's not going to happen. Everybody has to earn their way on our team.
— Columbus Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen on the team's prospects at development camp