- Is tied for third among Avalanche defensemen in goals (5).
- Tied his career high with two assists on Feb. 16 vs. Arizona.
- Recorded his first career multi-goal game, which included his first career game-winning tally, on Nov. 22 vs. Carolina.
- Made his Avalanche debut on Oct. 24 vs. Vancouver, recording an assist in 12:18 of ice time.
- Is in his first season with Colorado after signing with the club on July 1, 2014.
- Appeared in 18 games with the Winnipeg Jets over the last two seasons, tallying seven points (2g/5a).
He's only 17 but he can see the ice so well and he moves the puck and goes to the open ice all the time, so I just think he's a player that is ready to play in the NHL. I'm really looking forward to coaching someone like this.
— U.S. National Junior Team coach Ron Wilson on Auston Matthews, the projected No. 1 pick of the 2016 NHL Draft