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 (4x) last: Feb. 28 at San Jose (4-2 win); Assists: 2, March 23 vs San Jose (5-2 win); Points: 3 (2x) last: (1-2), March 23 vs San Jose (5-2 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)
For six months, it's a really good accomplishment. But as soon as April [11, the end of the regular season] comes around, no one thinks about the regular season anymore. For six months, it's a real battle to get into the playoffs in the NHL these days. There are a lot of good teams, and it takes consistency over a long time.
— Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau on clinching a playoff berth after a win against the Islanders on Saturday