Had one hit, one block and one shot in his season debut vs. DET (1/13)
Recalled for the second time this season on Feb. 26
Had 28 points (16+12) in 44 games for Rochester (AHL) at the time of his recall
Tallied his first career point with the Sabres (assist) at COL (3/28)
Notched an assist at ARI (3/30)
Scored his first goal as a Sabre and pushed his point streak to three games vs. TOR (4/1)
CCHA All-Rookie Team (2009) CCHA First All-Star Team (2010) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2010) AHL All-Rookie Team (2011)
Traded to Vancouver by Carolina with Jeremy Welsh for Kellan Tochkin and Vancouver's 4th round choice (Josh Wesley) in 2014 Entry Draft, September 29, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Buffalo July 13, 2014.
I first met him when I was 19 years old and he coached me for 13 consecutive years. I don't know how many athletes who have had that pleasure. Al Arbour was a man that left us not only feeling like champions, but left us with a lot of great memories that we can carry on through life.
— Islanders Hall of Fame defenseman Denis Potvin on former coach Al Arbour, who passed away Friday at the age of 82