Leads NJ with 11g; has scored a goal in a team season-high three straight games Nov. 22-27 (3g)...Had points in back-to-back games Nov. 12-14 (1g-2a-3pts); posted 2a Nov. 14 vs. Pittsburgh...Posted 1g-1a-2pts (SHG) Nov. 8 vs. Vancouver...Tied career-high with 2g-1a-3pts Oct. 24 at Buffalo; scored SH/GWG; recorded 1g-1a-2pts in previous game Oct. 22 at Ottawa...Also had points in two straight Oct. 16-18 (2g-1a-3pts); registered 1g-1a-2pts Oct. 18 at NYR...2014-15: Led Devils in scoring for first time with 16g-27a-43pts in 75 games; point-total was fewest ever to lead squad (A. Broten, 55pts, 1982-83) Also led club with 5g-11a-16pts on PP Recorded points in season-high four straight Mar. 12-20 (2g-3a-5pts) Registered 11 multi-pt. games Recorded 1g-1a-2pts four times, most recently Dec. 19 vs. Tampa Bay; also had six 2a outings Was unsuccessful on PS attempt (vs. M. Neuvirth) Feb. 17 vs. Buffalo; is now 0/2 in his career Appeared in 200th NHL game Oct. 21 vs. NY Rangers.
It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.
— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings