Was named to the 2013-14 AHL All-Star First Team as voted by league coaches, players and media on 4/10/14.
2013-14: Spent the majority of the season with Binghamton (AHL) ... Established new professional career highs in goals (30), assists (37) and points (67) with the B-Sens ... Won the fastest skater competition at the 2014 AHL All-Star Classic Skills Competition on Feb. 11 in St. John s ... Following his second recall on Feb. 24, he remained with the Senators for the balance of the season appearing in 22 of 23 contests ... Recorded the first goal and assist of his NHL career (in a span of 38 seconds) on March 8 at Winnipeg (5-3 win).
Career game highs: Goals: 2 (2x) last: Nov. 13 at Edmonton (4-3 OT win); Assists: 1 (6x) last: Nov. 25 at St. Louis (3-2 SO win); Points: 2 (4x) last: Nov. 13 at Edmonton (4-3 OT win)
QMJHL First All-Star Team (2009, 2010) QMJHL Player of the Year (2010) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2010) AHL First All-Star Team (2014)
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday