His team's record is 19-1-1 in the last 21 games that he has recorded a point dating back to Mar. 29, 2010 (PIT, MIN, VAN).
Recalled from WBS on Jan. 26.
Has 4 points (1G-3A) in his last 5 games.
Has won 52.6 percent of draws (30-27).
Recorded his 1st career goal with PIT on his birthday (Jan. 2 vs. TB).
Had multiple points (1G-1A) on Jan. 2 for the first time since Mar. 14, 2013 (1G-2A).
Picked up his 2nd assist of the season Dec. 15 vs. TB, establishing a new career-best with PIT.
Recorded an assist in his season debut Nov. 29 at CAR.
Logged a season-high 13:53 of TOI Dec. 22 at FLA.
Was tied for 3rd on WBS with 20 points (7G-13A) in 19 games upon recall.
Had career-highs in assists (24) and points (32) in 48 games with ANA in 2008-09.
Played 4 years of college hockey at Michigan from 2002-06.
HIGHS: G: 2 A: 2 P: 3
SHOOTOUT NUMBERS w/PGH: 0 G, 0 Att, 0.0 Pct
REGULAR-SEASON NUMBERS WITH PITTSBURGH: 27GP 1G-6A-7PTS
Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, May 16, 2007. Claimed on waivers by Chicago from Anaheim, October 17, 2009. Claimed on waivers by Minnesota from Chicago, November 21, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, July 2, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, July 5, 2011. Missed majority of 2011-12 due to foot (November 11, 2011 at Anaheim) and collarbone (January 9, 2012 at Florida) injuries. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, July 6, 2013.