- Opened the season with a four-game point streak (2g/5a) from Oct. 10-16
- Had a four-game point streak (1g/3a) from Oct. 21-28
- Appeared in his 400th NHL game on Oct. 30 at Colorado
USHL All-Rookie Team (2006) USHL First All-Star Team (2006) USHL Rookie of the Year (2006) WCHA All-Rookie Team (2007) WCHA Second All-Star Team (2007)
Missed majority of 2010-11 due to training camp shoulder injury and resulting surgery.
I remember the first time at Wrigley Field all of us had the long johns, the turtlenecks and the extra equipment because we were afraid of being cold. Halfway through the first period everybody's ripping everything off and we just ended up wearing what we would normally wear for a game at the United Center.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp on the 2009 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic