2014-15: Recorded second career multi-point game (1-1-2) 2/6 vs. STL... Played in 100th career NHL game 11/28 vs. VAN... Made season debut 10/17 vs. CGY.
2013-14: Led Columbus in plus/minus (+11) and finished sixth in fighting majors (3) Dished out a career-high nine hits on 3/18 vs. CAR Scored first goal as a Blue Jacket on 12/23 at CAR (Peters) Registered first career multi-point game (0-2-2) and recorded a career-best +3 rating on 12/21 vs. PHI.
Career: Tallied 2-2-4 in 6GP with Rochester (AHL) in 2012-13 Missed majority of the season with knee injury... Made NHL debut on 11/4/11 vs. CGY Scored 1st career NHL goal on 11/8/11 vs. WPG (Pavelec) Scored 1st career AHL goal on 11/3/10 at Charlotte (Pogge)... Made pro (AHL) debut on 10/9/10 with Portland at Manchester... Spent 3 seasons (2007-10) with MSU Spartans (CCHA/NCAA), recording 100GP; 29-41-70.
It's something that you don't really envision starting this way, but when you put the work in you don't feel like it's unwarranted. You definitely don't envision it unfolding this way, but you do think you can be successful at this level.
— Senators goalie Andrew Hammond, who defeated the Jets on Wednesday to improve to 6-0-1 since making his first NHL start on Feb. 18