Recorded a five-game scoring streak (Nov. 9 vs. Edmonton, Nov. 12 at Ottawa, Nov. 13 at Pittsburgh, Nov. 15 at Winnipeg, Nov. 19 vs. Ottawa). He had two goals and four assists for six points in that stretch.
Had at least one point in six out of seven games from Nov. 9-23. He had two goals and six assists for eight points in that span.
Reached his 400th game in the NHL on Dec. 15 at Washington.
Recorded three points (1G, 2A) in the third period on Dec. 19 vs. Columbus, the third time in his career he’s had three points in a period.
Recorded a career-high nine-game scoring streak (6-9-15) from Dec. 9-28.
Picked up his third multi-goal game of the season on Jan. 11 vs. Tampa Bay.
QMJHL All-Rookie Team (2007) QMJHL Rookie of the Year (2007) QMJHL Second All-Star Team (2008)
Traded to Philadelphia by Columbus with Columbus's 1st (Sean Couturier) and 3rd (Nick Cousins) round choices in 2011 Entry Draft for Jeff Carter, June 23, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Lev Praha (KHL), September 16, 2012.