Had points in season-high 3 straight games Nov. 29-Dec. 2 (1g-2a-3pts)...Scored GWG Nov. 29 at Car. & Nov. 7 at Phi...Had 1a Nov. 20 at Ana...Had goals in back-to-back games with 7th career SHG Oct. 29 vs. TB & PPG Oct. 26 at Bos...Unsuccessful on first career penalty shot Oct. 3 at Pit (vs. M.A. Fleury)...2012-13: Played in 42 of the final 43 games after making NHL season debut/posting goal Jan. 31 vs. NYI...Total included his 100th career NHL match Mar. 19 vs. NYR…Was tied third on squad with 11 goals (I. Kovalchuk)…Recorded points in season-high five straight games Feb. 3-10 (3g-2a-5pts); total included goals in three straight contests Feb. 5-9 (3g)…Matched career high in lone multiple-point effort of season with 2g-1a-3pts Mar. 13 vs. Phi…Notched fifth/sixth career SHG over a three-game span Mar. 2 at Buf./Mar. 5 vs. TB...Activated Jan. 31 after missing 5 games with left thumb injury suffered during Nov. 25 AHL contest vs. W.-B./Scr. (Atlantic City, NJ).