2013-14: Recorded 50th career assist Apr. 8 vs. PHI...Recorded career-high three assists/points Jan. 20 at PIT after missing previous 14 games due to upper body injury...Scored a goal Nov. 7 at BOS to extend his point scoring streak to three games (Nov. 2-7)...Recorded four points (2-2-4) in six games (Oct. 15-27)...Recorded goal Oct. 25 vs BUF...Scored first goal as a Panther on Oct. 17 vs. BOS...Recorded first point of season (assist) on Oct. 15 at NSH..Made Panther debut playing in 13:39 TOI Oct. 3 at DAL.
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I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.