- Played in his first-career game, scoring a goal in 10:10 TOI, Nov. 30 @ SJ...he became the first defenseman in Ducks history to score in his NHL debut, and 11th player overall (Courtesy ESB)
- Recalled from Norfolk, Nov. 29...scored 6-6=12 points in 19 games with a +2 rating with Norfolk...at the time of his recall, Grant tied for third among AHL defenseman in goals and tied for 12th in scoring...co-led the Admitals in scoring, shots on goal (53) and goals, ranked second in assists (6) and power-play goals (4)
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis