-Posted 1st point (assist) as an Oiler on Mar. 16 vs. TOR
-Posted one assist Mar. 10 vs. PHX
-Played season high in ice time Mar. 4 @ STL
-Won gold with Team Canada at the 2009 World Junior Hockey Championship (2008-09)
WHL East First All-Star Team (2009)
Traded to Toronto by Calgary with Dion Phaneuf and Fredrik Sjostrom for Matt Stajan, Niklas Hagman, Jamal Mayers and Ian White, January 31, 2010. Traded to Tampa Bay by Toronto for Carter Ashton, February 27, 2012. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to hand injury vs. Ottawa, December 5, 2013 and as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Edmonton, July 1, 2014. Missed majority of 2014-15 as a healthy reserve.
It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.
— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings