- Recorded his first NHL point with an assist on Feb. 16 vs. Arizona.
- Was recalled from Lake Erie (AHL) for the third time this season on Feb. 13.
- Was tied for second on the Monsters in scoring at the time of his recall with 27 points (13g/14a) in 43 games.
- Recalled for the second time on Dec. 8 and reassigned on Dec. 12.
- Did not dress on Dec. 11 vs. Winnipeg (illness).
- Was originally recalled on Nov. 23 and played two games for Colorado before being reassigned on Nov. 27.
- Appeared in 12 regular-season games for the Avalanche last year (0g/0a) and also dressed in three playoff contests.
USHL All-Rookie Team (2008) USHL Second All-Star Team (2008) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (2012)
This team has been a real treat to say you've been the head coach of them. I'm extremely proud of this group ... after the disappointment of (the Game 6 loss) is digested, it's always a lot easier as a coach when your team has emptied its tank, and that team emptied its tank for me for three months.
— Senators coach Dave Cameron after getting eliminated in the first round by the Canadiens