Recorded a plus-5 rating vs. FLA (1/13)
Skated a season-high 25:48 of ice time at OTT (11/8)
Recorded an assist on the game-winning goal and played 25:28 of ice time at CHI (11/2)
Acquired from Winnipeg via trade on 2/11
Had 13 points (3+10) and a plus-1 rating in 41 games at the time of the trade
Made his Sabres debut vs. PHI (2/15) and recorded a game-high 11 hits
Skated 29:14 of ice time at NJD (2/17), the fourth-highest total of his career
Logged a career-high 32:23 of ice time and led the Sabres with seven blocks and six hits at PHI (2/19)
Recorded his first Sabres point (assist) at CBJ (2/24)
Tallied an assist at FLA (2/28)
OHL First All-Star Team (2008)
Transferred to Winnipeg after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 21, 2011.
I don't have a crystal ball. Predicting is a real complicated thing. If we stay healthy, have enough depth and get the good goaltending we think we're going to have, you can go all the way. But a lot of things have to happen. There's going to be a lot of teams that think the same thing. Everyone made deals. We're all are optimistic about where we'll end up.
— Rangers general manager Glen Sather after being asked if he's constructed a team that can win the Stanley Cup before their 4-1 win against the Predators on Monday