Has helped the Senators to a record of 90-31-21 in games in which he has registered at least one point following a 12/17/11 trade from Arizona. Ranks third in franchise history in having appeared in 283 consecutive games since the date of the trade.
2014-15: Established new NHL highs in assists (40) and points (64) ... Became only the seventh player in franchise history to play in 200 consecutive games for the club on Nov. 25 at St. Louis (3-2 SO win) ... Posted consecutive multi-goal games for the first time in his NHL career ... Was recognized as the NHL s Second Star of the Week on March 23 after leading NHL players with four goals.
2015-16 Season high: Face-offs: 16/21 (76%), Oct. 11 vs Montreal (3-1 loss)
Career game highs: Goals: 2 (13x) last: Oct. 8 at Buffalo (3-1 win); Assists: 2 (16x) last: Oct. 17 vs Nashville (4-3 SO loss); Points: 4 (2x) last: (2-2), 4/1/12 at N.Y. Islanders (5-1 win)
WCHA All-Rookie Team (2008)
Traded to Ottawa by Phoenix for David Rundblad and Ottawa's 2nd round choice (later traded to Columbus, later traded to Philadelphia Philadelphia selected Anthony Stolarz) in 2012 Entry Draft, December 17, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Oulu (Finland), October 6, 2012.
It seems like I'm kind of making it a little difficult on myself here the last two games.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after tying the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with an assist on Duncan Keith's goal with 26.6 seconds left against the Anaheim Ducks Friday
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